APPLY FOR PROGRAMS
Co-Lab Projects maintains an open and ongoing call for object based exhibitions, site-specific installations, guest curated exhibitions, performances, experimental music, video and film screenings, educational programs, workshops and other collaborations. Click here to apply for exhibitions and programming.
APPLY FOR GRANT FISCAL SPONSORSHIP
Co-Lab Projects provides fiscal sponsorship for individuals, collectives, and unincorporated organizations looking to apply for grant money. Co-Lab charges a flat 10%-of-award fee, for which you will receive fiscal sponsorship (AKA umbrella status) for your project, at least two close reads with suggestions on your grant application and budget, assistance with the application/reporting process, and inclusion of your project in our newsletter.
Community Initiatives is a City of Austin grant program that provides funding for public arts events (e.g. a fashion show, a film series, an exhibition of paintings or sculptures, a site-specific installation and performance, etc.). Applications are due on or before the last Monday of each month, and must be submitted at least 60 days before the project begins. Click here to tell us about your project and start the process.
Core Cultural Funding is a City of Austin grant program that provides funding for the programming of organizations and individuals who have a strong track record of producing public arts events. Applications are due May 1, 2019. Click here to tell us about your programming.
Some other foundations, corporations, and government sources allow individuals, collectives, and unincorporated organizations to apply for funds with a fiscal sponsor. Click here to tell us about an opportunity you've discovered, and let's have a conversation!
Currently Sponsored Projects and Artists:
Austin Synthesizer Ensemble
hyperreal film club
Michael Anthony Garcia
Veronica Ortuno Curated Projects