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COCA FY23 Grant Programs

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COCA FY23 Grant Programs


COCA FY23 Grants Programs

Guidelines and Applications for COCA’s FY23 Grant Programs will be available on March 25th. All applicants will submit using COCA’s new online grant portal.

Watch a recording of the Grants Webinar

Participants will learn about COCA’s Cultural Grant and Cultural Tourism Marketing Grant programs. Changes to the FY23 guidelines will be reviewed, and there will be an introduction to the new online grant portal.

COCA Cultural Grant (CG)

COCA’s Cultural Grant Program aims to serve and support the community of non-profit arts and cultural organizations within Tallahassee and Leon County through program funding that enhances our community’s quality of life and economic development. Therefore, an applicant’s programming must contribute to the tourism development of Leon County in accordance with Florida Statute 125.0104.

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COCA Cultural Tourism Marketing Grant (CTMG)

The Cultural Tourism Marketing Grant Program aims to increase the visibility and awareness of Leon County’s arts and cultural organizations and their programming to visitors outside of the County. Marketing initiatives should highlight our vibrant and diverse cultural community and seek to attract visitors.

View Guidelines 

Please email Hillary Crawford, Grants Manager, or set up a one-on-one consultation.

Important Dates

March 25, 2022 – Grant Applications & Guidelines Available, Application Portal Opens
April 6, 2022 – Grant System Tutorial/Grant Application Webinar
May 6, 2022 – Cultural Grant Application Deadline
June 17, 2022 – Cultural Tourism Marketing Grant Application Deadline
June 30, 2022 – Cultural Grant Panel Review Meeting
August 25, 2022 – Cultural Tourism Marketing Grant Panel Review Meeting

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