TCA fiscal year 2018

September 1, 2017-August 31, 2018
Program staff available
to help with applications
Year round
Final Report deadline
FY 2017 grants
Due 30 days after contract ending date
(no later than Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017)
No extensions on this deadline***
Monitoring site visits of funded projects Following receipt of report form
Quarterly Commission meeting

  • Review of pending grants
  • Final appeal
  • Funding decisions made
September 2017
Notification letters sent to applicants – awards online in accounts September 2017
Contracts issued for signature Beginning in October 2017,
continuing year round
Funds disbursed Beginning in October 2017,
continuing year round
Arts Respond Performance Support
Quarterly grants deadline
November 1, 2017 (for activities occurring Dec 15, 2017-March 14, 2018
Young Masters deadline
Multi-year grants deadline
November 15, 2017
Quarterly Commission meeting

  • Review of pending grants
  • Final appeal
  • Funding decisions made
December 2017
Arts Respond Projects deadline
Semi-annual grants deadline
January 16, 2018  (for projects occurring April 1, 2018-August 31, 2018)
Cultural Districts Designation
-Letters of Intent due
January 30, 2018
Touring Roster Inclusion deadline
Multi-year designation program
January 31, 2018
Arts Respond Performance Support
Quarterly grants deadline
February 1, 2018  (for activities occurring March 15 -June 14, 2018)
Quarterly Commission meeting

  • Review of pending grants
  • Final appeal
  • Funding decisions made
March 2018
Arts Create – Year 2 Update
Update form deadline
March 1 & 15, 2018
Organization Type determines deadline
(for FY 19 operational support)
Arts Respond Performance Support
Quarterly grants deadline
May 1, 2018  (for activities occurring June 15 -August 31, 2018)
Cultural Districts Designation Program
Applications & supporting materials due
June 15, 2018
Quarterly Commission meeting

  • Review of pending grants
  • Final appeal
  • Funding decisions made
June 2018
Arts Respond Project deadline
Semi-annual grants deadline
July 16, 2018  (for projects beginning Sept. 1, 2018-March 31, 2019) (FY19)
Arts Respond Performance Support
Quarterly grants deadline
August 1, 2018  (for activities occurring Sept 1 -December 14, 2018) (FY19)
Cultural Districts evaluation panel meeting August 2018
Public is welcome to observe
Final Report deadline
FY 2017 grants
 Due 30 days after contract ending date
(no later than Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018)
No extensions on this deadline***

PLEASE NOTE:

***The following information DOES NOT apply to Final Report deadlines.***

Information must be submitted online by midnight of the day of the deadline (CST/CDT).
If an application deadline falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the deadline shifts to the following Monday.

This applies to both application and attachment postmark deadlines.


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