The Arts Council’s Professional Development for Artists (PDA) Grant Program provides support for specific projects that advance the careers of artists in Hillsborough County.
Artists may apply for up to $2,000 for one of two purposes:
The grant period is January 1- August 31, 2021 and artists may apply for up to $2,000. The PDA grant program is reimbursement-based, meaning you must be able to pay for your proposal expenses and receive reimbursement after submitting paid receipts. If you still have questions after reading this page, please contact us at Arts@Hillsboroughcounty.org.
Professional Development for Artists Grant applications will be accepted: July 19 – August 6, 2021
The Grant Panel Review meeting for the 2020 program will take place Tuesday, November 18 online via Zoom. The panel will discuss applications and announce their scores. The review panel meeting is open to the public and all current applicants, and any artists considering applying for a grant in the future, are strongly urged to attend.
More details on what the grant will pay for, who can apply, deadlines, and commonly asked questions.