Apply for a Small Projects Program grant from the DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities here. The next due date is Wednesday, April 8. Call the Arts Commission at 202-724-5613 for help in applying for this grant.


The Small Projects Program (SPP) offers quick response grants of up to $2,000 to individual artists and arts organizations. The program seeks to make grant funds more accessible for small-scale arts projects with total budget that do not exceed $4,000. Projects may include but are not limited to:

  • Art presentations
  • Assistance in fundraising, marketing and management
  • Documentation of artistic activities through photography, brochures, portfolios and demo tapes
  • Conferences, workshops or seminars that will enhance artistic and professional development