Current RACC Opportunities

Below is a list of RACC opportunities for which we are currently accepting applications. This includes opportunities from our Grants, Public Art, and Arts Education programs.

If you have questions about any of these opportunities, please contact the staff person listed in each post, or call our front desk at 503-823-5111 to be directed to the correct department.


RACC Public Art Opportunity: Portland Building Small Works Collection

The Regional Arts & Culture Council in partnership with the City of Portland invites artists from the Greater Portland Metropolitan Area to submit artwork for purchase for the new Small Works Collection at the Portland Building. For this collection there are three areas of the building that will receive artworks, each with a different curatorial […]

Professional Development Grants – next deadline October 2, 2019

The Professional Development Grant Program supports individual artists and representatives of arts organizations with funding up to $2,000 toward distinct opportunities that will push forward their creative practice or skill development. Residents of Clackamas, Multnomah, and Washington Counties are eligible to apply for these grants. Professional Development Grants are offered twice a year with deadlines […]

Project Grants – next deadline October 9, 2019

RACC’s Project Grant Program provides financial support to individual artists and not-for-profit organizations in Multnomah, Washington, and Clackamas Counties, for project based arts programming. Grants are awarded up to $7,000 and are available in three categories: Artistic Focus, Arts Equity & Access, and Catalyst. Project Grants are offered three times per year, with annual deadlines […]