The following is a list of grant opportunities for Colorado Photographers. Please visit the linked site to read application requirements and further information. We encourage you to research these opportunities and decide if they are appropriate for you.

Please contact us with any additional grant opportunities that you may know about!


Grant Opportunity: Dynamic Downtown Denver Grants

Description: Beginning Monday, Oct. 16 at 9 a.m. (MDT), Denverites – including individuals, community groups, nonprofits, and businesses neighboring Denver – will be invited to apply for grants to host a public event or activation that are innovative and inclusive, and provide the public with a free, unique, engaging experience. Activations can include performances, art installations, block parties, and more. A selection committee comprised of City and community leaders will review applications on a rolling basis. Grant amounts will range from $500 up to $25,000 and will fund events and activations that celebrate the vibrancy, history, arts and culture, and future of our city, powered by the diverse communities that are Denver.

Deadline: Ongoing


Grant Opportunity: Equity in Arts Learning for Colorado Youth

Description: Equity in Arts Learning for Colorado Youth (EAL) seeks to increase access to arts education for historically marginalized youth. Grants of $10,000-$25,000 are available to support projects that bring professional artists and culture bearers into educational settings to lead programming with youth ages 4-21. Projects supported by EAL will exemplify the value of arts education, encouraging ongoing community support.

Deadline: December 1, 2023