Mini Grants


Criteria for proposal review

Mini Grants are available to schools and non profit organizations to help fund arts-related projects serving Tempe residents. Mini Grant requests are available up to a maximum of $500, and the budget must show equal matching dollars.

Applications for these grants are accepted annually between July 1 and May 1. Mini Grant requests must be submitted at least six (6) weeks in advance of a project.

Grant Details

  • Applicants may request grant support up to a maximum of $500. 
  • Requests must be matched by a minimum contribution equal to the amount requested. 
  • Requests may include services of artists and art educators, supplies, student stipends, production costs, space rental, marketing, printing and travel.
  • One request per applicant will be funded per fiscal year (July 1 through June 30).

For assistance and questions, contact Maja Aurora by e-mail or telephone: 480-350-5160.


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