Deadline to apply is

May 10, 2021.


**Previous Applicants Please Note:

If you filled out the application before the COVID-19 pandemic, you do not need to resubmit an application, however you have the option to resubmit an application to include new information. Please check the option in the application if you are choosing to resubmit. Thank you!

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Arts & Culture Award

This award is available to any arts or cultural organization that has had a significant impact on New York City, including developing new and/or innovative programming, created a significant measurable impact on the communities they serve, developed effective fee generating programs, or has demonstrated outstanding achievement in their artistic and/or cultural field.

Selection Criteria

The following will be considered:

1. Measure of community impact (how have you impacted the community you serve, both socially and economically)

2. Ingenuity and innovation

3. How the organization or specific programs differ from other NYC based cultural organizations

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NYC Arts & Culture Award Submission