Queens Arts Fund (QAF) offers grants to Queens-based individual artists and nonprofit organizations offering distinctive arts and cultural programming that directly serves the citizens of Queens.

The Queens Arts Fund is committed to supporting emerging artists from diverse cultural backgrounds, working within all disciplines to create work that provides open and equal access for audiences in all communities of Queens, to further racial and cultural equity.

2017 QAF Guidelines & Application are now CLOSED

New Guidelines & Application will be available June 2017 for the 2018 QAF Cycle.

2017 Organization Grants

Art Access Grant

Community Arts Grant

2017 Individual Grants

Community Engagement Commissioning

New Work Grant

Interested in serving as a Queens Arts Fund Panelist?

Check out the QCA website HERE. If still interested complete the Nomination Form HERE.

Check out the 2016 Queens Arts Fund Awardees

2016 Grantees can find final/Interim report forms and QCA logos on the QAF Grantee Resources Page.

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