UCF Grant Information 2018-11-20T19:30:10+00:00

UCF Grants

2019 UCF Project Grants

The 2019 United Cultural Fund Grant process is now closed. Information for 2019 UCF grants will be available in November 2018.

General Operating Support (GOS) Grant Eligibility & Procedure
ALL NEW applicants for UCF general operating support MUST be invited to submit a proposal at the discretion of the BCAC Board of Directors. A consultation with BCAC’s Executive Director and approval by the Board of Directors is required to determine whether an invitation will be issued. Call 607-723-4620 to schedule a consultation.

ALL CURRENT recipients of UCF general operating support MUST consult with BCAC’s Executive Director BEFORE preparing an application for another round of funding. Attendance at one of the seminars does not constitute a consultation.

Individual artists, community groups, and non-arts related non-profits are NOT eligible for UCF general operating support grants.

Project Grant Eligibility & Procedure
Applications are invited from eligible non-profit organizations or individual artists in need of financial assistance to provide high quality arts programming or an arts project. UCF Project Grants are intended to promote cultural development and expand the public impact of the arts in Broome County. The maximum grant request is $1,000.

ALL potential applicants ARE REQUIRED to consult with the BCAC Executive Director PRIOR TO PREPARING an application to assure that the project is appropriate for consideration. Attending a seminar does not constitute a consultation. Application Fee: $25 (Waived for current BCAC Members). Applicants for and recipients of UCF general operating support grants are NOT eligible for UCF project grants.


Free seminars on applying for 2019 UCF Grants and other grants will be held throughout the county. Dates and locations for 2018 seminars are will be announced shortly. 

To reserve a spot, please call BCAC at 607-723-4620.

Application and Report Forms

Applications must be RECEIVED by 5:00pm Wednesday, January 16, 2018, at BCAC’s offices: 95 Court Street Binghamton, NY 13901
Online Applications coming soon

Other Funding Sources

New York State Decentralization Grant Program
Administered by Chenango Arts Council for Broome, Chenango and Otsego Counties.
Notification of intent to apply is required.
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