Special Projects Grant

Holiday Concert with Diane Penning and William Intriligator
Sherlock Holmes
This grant program is designed to encourage arts and cultural programs that are inclusive and remarkable for their social and cultural vibrancy. The Special Projects program seeks to fund artistic, creative projects that utilize community engagement at their core. Eligible applicants are Dubuque not-for-profits with 501(c)3 and incorporated status, organizations who are affiliated with an umbrella organization, or other organized groups acting as a non-profit. Typical minimum grants awarded through the program are $1,500 and the maximum will be $8,000.

Special Projects Grant



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Congratulations to the FY18 recipients of the Special Projects Grant!

The organizations listed below scored the highest in this competitive grant and were awarded funding for their respective projects. Flip through the gallery below to see some old works by these organizations. 

The Grand Opera House - Dreaming Allegiance Hip Hop Revolution
Dubuque Museum of Art - 'Herstory' Community Public Art Project
Dubuque County Historical Society - Rivers to the Seas Mural Project
Downtown Dubuque Cultural Corridor - G.O.A.T. Downtown Music Crawl
Dubuque Arts Council, Inc - Vienna Boys Choir
Dubuque Chorale - Choral Country Music concert
The Grand Opera House - Dreaming Allegiance Hip Hop Revolution

The Grand Opera House - Dreaming Allegiance Hip Hop Revolution

Grand Spamalot Show Picture

Dubuque Museum of Art - 'Herstory' Community Public Art Project

DMA Outside

Dubuque County Historical Society - Rivers to the Seas Mural Project

Historical Society w. National Miss. River Museum

Downtown Dubuque Cultural Corridor - G.O.A.T. Downtown Music Crawl

Dubuque Main street

Dubuque Arts Council, Inc - Vienna Boys Choir

365 Impact DBQ Arts Council

Dubuque Chorale - Choral Country Music concert

Chorale at MJ Installation Mass