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Roc Growth Art Grant

Purpose:
Provide modest financial support to visual artists, musicians and other creatives to help them complete a project.
 
Target:
Artists from historically marginalized communities in Rochester.
 
Amount:
Ten $1,000 grants
 
Process:
Submit a brief 1-3 paragraph description of the project, along with a link to relevant social media like Instagram if available, to info@RocGrowth.com. This will be followed with a brief Zoom interview if qualified. The applicant will receive a reply to the initial application within 2-3 days.
 
Timing and Duration:
Application deadline: March 25. The funds will be disbursed within two weeks.
 
Request:
The recipient is asked to agree to present for 1-2 minutes at a future Roc Growth event, conducted via Zoom, about the project and how the grant contributed to its progress. The recipient also agrees that Roc Growth can list the individual on its website and social media. Roc Growth acknowledges that any sharing of the artist’s work will contain proper attribution.