Where to Apply for North Carolina Cares for Art Grants

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County

July 2020
Population
Projection

Multicultural
% of
Population

County
Allocation

Where to
Apply

Alamance

174055

36%

$195,020.40

Alamance County Arts Council

Alexander

38755

14%

$43,423.15

North Carolina Arts Council

Alleghany

11510

16%

$12,896.41

North Carolina Arts Council

Anson

25289

57% $28,335.13 North Carolina Arts Council

Ashe

28150

10% $31,540.74 Ashe County Arts Counci

Avery

18035

13% $20,207.36 North Carolina Arts Council

Beaufort

47490

34% $53,210.30 North Carolina Arts Council

Bertie

19601

65% $21,961.99 North Carolina Arts Council

Bladen

34444

47% $38,592.87 North Carolina Arts Council

Brunswick

146135

20% $163.737.36 Brunswick Arts Council

Buncombe

267046

18% $299,212.42 Asheville Area Arts Council

Burke

91934

19% $103,007.70 Burke Arts Council

Cabarrus

216608

34% $242,699.02 Cabarrus Arts Council

Caldwell

83703

13% $93,785.25 Caldwell Arts Council

Camden

10717

21% $12,007.89 North Carolina Arts Council

Carteret

71640

14% $80,269.23 Arts Council of Carteret County

Caswell

23666

39% $26,516.63 North Carolina Arts Council

Catawba

160504

26% $179,837.14 United Arts Council of Catawba County

Chatham

77713

29% $87,073.74 Chatham Arts Council

Cherokee

29972

10% $33,582.21 Cherokee County Arts Council

Chowan

14074

39% $15,769.25 North Carolina Arts Council

Clay

12058

6% $13,510.42 Clay County Historical & Arts Council

Cleveland

100289

27% $112,369.08 Cleveland County Arts Council

Columbus

56220

44% $62,991.85 North Carolina Arts Council

Craven

103983

36% $116,508.04 Craven Arts Council & Gallery

Cumberland

333209

58% $373,344.93 Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County

Currituck

27952

14% $31,318.89 North Carolina Arts Council

Dare

37560

16% $42,084.20 Dare County Arts Council

Davidson

170888

21% $191,471.92 Arts Davidson County

Davie

43965

16% $49,260.70 North Carolina Arts Council

Duplin

59756

49% $66,953.77 North Carolina Arts Council

Durham

320322

63% $358,905.66 Durham Arts Council

Edgecombe

52447

64% $58,764.38 North Carolina Arts Council

Forsyth

383123

48% $429,271.21 The Arts Council, Inc.

Franklin

70212

37% $78,669.23 North Carolina Arts Council

Gaston

223842

29% $250,804.38 Gaston Arts Council

Gates

12165

38% $13,630.31 North Carolina Arts Council

Graham

8686

12% $9,732.25 North Carolina Arts Council

Granville

62147

44% $69,632.78 North Carolina Arts Council

Greene

21051

55% $23,586.65 North Carolina Arts Council

Guilford

545348

52% $611,036.65 ArtsGreensboro

Halifax

50838

63% $56,961.58 North Carolina Arts Council

Harnett

137358

39% $153,903.14 North Carolina Arts Council

Haywood

63813

8% $71,499.45 Haywood County Arts Council

Henderson

119730

19% $134,151.80 Arts Council of Henderson County

Hertford

24015

65% $26,907.67 North Carolina Arts Council

Hoke

55802

60% $62,523.50 North Carolina Arts Council

Hyde

5156

43% $5,777.05 North Carolina Arts Council

Iredell

184023

24% $206,189.07 Iredell Arts Council

Jackson

44848

21% $50,250.06 Jackson County Arts Council

Johnston

212401

34% $237,985.28 Johnston County Arts Council, Inc.

Jones

10194

36% $11,421.90 Jones County Arts Council

Lee

62429

47% $69,948.74 Lee County Arts Council

Lenoir

55963

53% $62,703.90 North Carolina Arts Council

Lincoln

88151

15% $98,769.03 Arts Council of Lincoln County

Macon

36897

14% $41,341.34 Cowee School Arts & Heritage Center

Madison

22843

7% $25,594.50 Madison County Arts Council

Martin

23039

49% $25,814.11 Martin County Arts Council

McDowell

46905

13% $52,554.83 McDowell Arts Council Association

Mecklenburg

North Carolina CARES for Arts grant funds are available in all counties with a population of less than a million people. Mecklenburg county is not eligible for these grants; however, we encourage you to contact your local arts council for other possible opportunities.

Mitchell

15258

9% $17,095.87 Toe River Arts Council

Montgomery

27712

37% $31,049.99 North Carolina Arts Council

Moore

102950

24 $115,350.61 Arts Council of Moore County

Nash

95923

50% $107,477.19 Nash County Arts Council

New Hanover

239272

24% $268,092.96 Arts Council of Wilmington & New Hanover County

Northampton

20258

62% $22,698.13 North Carolina Arts Council

Onslow

204357

32% $228,972.36 Jacksonville-Onslow Council for the Arts

Orange

148610

33% $166,510.48 Orange County Arts Commission

Pamlico

13283

25% $14,882.97 Pamlico County Arts Council

Pasquotank

39685

49% $44,465.17 Arts of the Albemarle

Pender

64578

25% $72,356.60 Pender County Arts Council

Perquimans

13637 30% $15,279.61 Perquimans Arts League

Person

40529 34% $45,410.83 Person County Arts Council

Pitt

181005 45% $202,807.54 Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge

Polk

21852 14% $24,484.13 Tryon Fine Arts Center

Randolph

145807 23% $163,369.85 Randolph Arts Guild

Richmond

44993 46% $50,412.53 North Carolina Arts Council

Robeson

130529 76% $146,251.57 Robeson County Arts Council

Rockingham

91830 30% $102,891.17 Rockingham County Arts Council

Rowan

143259 30% $160,514.94 Rowan Arts Council

Rutherford

69105 17% $77,428.89 North Carolina Arts Council

Sampson

64458 51% $72,222.14 Sampson Arts Council

Scotland

35690 58% $39,988.96 Arts Council of Scotland County

Stanly

64236 19% $71,973.40 Stanly County Arts Council

Stokes

46360 9% $51,944.19 Stokes County Arts Council

Surry

73231 19% $82,051.87 Surry Arts Council

Swain

14108 36% $15,807.35 North Carolina Arts Council

Transylvania

35806 11% $40,118.93 Transylvania Community Arts Council

Tyrrell

4260 46% $4,773.13 North Carolina Arts Council

Union

242657 30% $271,885.70 Union County Community Arts Council

Vance

46142 62% $51,699.93 North Carolina Arts Council

Wake

North Carolina CARES for Arts grant funds are available in all counties with a population of less than a million people. Wake county is not eligible for these grants; however, we encourage you to contact your local arts council for other possible opportunities.

Warren

19898 63% $22,294.77 North Carolina Arts Council

Washington

11987 58% $13,430.87 North Carolina Arts Council

Watauga

58731 10% $65,805.31 Watauga County Arts Council

Wayne

126606 48% 141,856.04 Arts Council of Wayne County

Wilkes

70490 12% $78,980.71 Wilkes Art Gallery

Wilson

82675 55% $92,633.43 Arts Council of Wilson County

Yadkin

38236 17% $42,841.63 Yadkin Arts Council

Yancey

18794 8% $21,057.79 Toe River Arts Council