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.


Professional Development Grants – deadline April 3, 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. Click here to visit our Project Grant page for more information. Click […]

Project Grants – next deadline June 5, 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 Arts Services. Project Grants are offered three times per year, with annual deadlines […]

Capacity Building Grants – contact by April 19, 2019

RACC’s Capacity Building Grant Program provides General Operating and Professional Development financial support to not-for-profit arts organizations primarily serving under-represented populations, and whose leadership reflects those population’s communities in the City of Portland.  For more information, click here to view the Capacity Building Guidelines.