At a public meeting on September 27, 2012, the OAC board approved the second round of grants for fiscal year 2013 and grant ratifications for fiscal year 2012. The OAC will award 34 grants totaling $77,645 to support arts organizations, arts programs and artists across Ohio. These awards have not been previously announced. For FY2013, the OAC has received a total of 561 grant requests totaling $10,709,231.
Organizations that receive OAC funds are required to match state tax dollars with additional public and private funds. In general, for every state tax dollar invested, $69 is raised in matching funds by recipient organizations.
For more information specific to this round of grant announcements, download the following PDF files: a by-city list of grants awarded in this round.
FY2013 Grant Award Ratifications
Artists with Disabilities Access
Special Projects for Organizations
FY2012 Grant Award Ratifications
The FY2012 ratifications included:
Grant information dating back to FY1998, is searchable on the Ohio Arts Council's website.
Grant applications were reviewed by Ohio Arts Council staff and diverse panels of arts experts. The OAC board makes final decisions based on panel recommendations.
About the Ohio Arts Council: