Destination > Brooklyn

Supporting the promotion of arts & culture borough-wide.

The 2020 Community Arts Grants application cycle will open in summer 2019.

Information from the 2019 cycle will remain live for reference, until the next cycle's materials are available.

Funded by the Office of the Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams and NYC & Company Foundation, Destination>Brooklyn supports the marketing efforts of  Brooklyn-based 501c3 organizations whose primary mission is to provide arts and cultural activities open to the general public. Awards of $1,500 will be granted for the creation, production and distribution of print promotional materials that represent the organization’s artistic and cultural activities, with an emphasis on borough tourism.

Eligibility Guidelines (Updated for 2019!)

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Application Questions

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Project Budget Form

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Info Sessions

New applicants and applicants who have not received a BAC Grant since the 2016 funding cycle are REQUIRED to attend an information session in order to be eligible. All applicants are strongly encouraged to attend.

Register and access the Online Info Session here.

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Review our Frequently Asked Questions page. Contact the grants department with additional questions at

BAC Community Arts Grants are made possible through the generous support of the Decentralization Program of the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; the Greater New York Arts Development Fund of the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) in partnership with the New York City Council; and Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams and NYC & Company Foundation.