Organizational Awards

Funds are available to registered non-profit organizations for specific educational projects that actively engage participants to develop their artistic skills or provide a unique enhancement of the arts experience within the community. The project should promote education in the arts for residents of the Northern Shenandoah Valley, which includes the cities of Winchester and Harrisonburg and the counties of Frederick, Clarke, Warren, Shenandoah, Page and Rockingham in Virginia, and the counties of Jefferson and Berkeley in West Virginia. The organization must be located in the defined area.

Using the link below, please download the application into a Word document. Please integrate your answers into the form and print 3 copies for submission. If at all possible, please keep the format in its original form (font, margins, etc.). Applications must be mailed and postmarked by March 15.

You should read the Requirements carefully before beginning the application. Questions are welcomed and most efficiently answered via email at


2024-25 Application and Guidelines