Special Event Grant Program

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General Information

Through the Special Event Grant Program, $10,000 in funding is awarded annually to champion community celebrations that attract residents and visitors, strengthen Ventura’s cultural identity and economic vitality, and promote entrepreneurial spirit and innovative partnerships between private sector and public agencies.

Applicants must be a Ventura-based nonprofit, or an agency partnering with a Ventura-based nonprofit.

Guidelines and Application

   Applications for the July 2023 - June 2024 grant cycle will be available in April 2023.