RISCA staff members assist in navigating the spring grant application process

Get your questions to staff prior to 6 p.m. on deadline day– April 1. The portal closes at 11:59 p.m.

View the video of the Grant Writing and Budget Workshop

Our helpful and friendly RISCA staff can assist you with your grant application needs. In addition, we are available to meet with you about your grant ideas. We are offering grant writing and budgeting workshops, drop-in hours and one on one meetings during February and March so you can meet our April 1 deadline.

RSVP is required for all workshops and drop in hours:

Grant Writing & Budget workshops and resources:

Copy of PowerPoint Presentation.
Video on How to Make a RISCA Project Budget with Jori Ketten.
Recording of Feb. 24 Grant Writing and Budget Workshop.

Project Grants for Organizations resources:

Copy of PowerPoint Presentation.
Video on How to Make a RISCA Project Budget with Jori Ketten.
Recording of March 15 Project Grants for Organizations Workshop.
Blog post about acquiring SAM-UEI.

For other Project Grants for Organizations materials, check the bottom of the webpage here.

General Operating Support for Organizations resources:

Copy of PowerPoint Presentation.
Recording of March 11 General Operating Support for Organizations Workshop.
Blog post about acquiring SAM-UEI.

For other General Operating Support for Organizations materials, check the bottom of the webpage here.

Grant Support Drop In Hours, Thursday, March 31, at 9 a.m-5 p.m. Click here to sign up.
Grant Support Drop In Hours, Friday, April 1, at 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Click here to sign up.

In addition to open office hours, the staff is available for scheduled meetings throughout the open granting period.

How to schedule a one-on-one meeting

General Operating Support for Organizations (GOS-O) and Project Grants for Organizations (PGO)

Todd Trebour, Organizations Program Director, will be holding one-on-one virtual meetings for nonprofit organizations interested in Arts Access Grants organizations. He will answer any questions you have about the grant program. He can also help you with the budget forms; review any specific answers you’ve written; or any other assistance you need with your grant application.

You can sign up for either a 30 minute or 1-hour meeting slot. To schedule a meeting with Todd, click here.

If none of the dates or times listed works for you, email Todd at todd.trebour@arts.ri.gov for alternate date or time.

New Individual Artist Grant Programs

Mollie Flanagan, Individual Artists Program Director, will be holding one-on-one virtual meetings for artists interested in fellowships for individual artists. She will be answering any questions you have about the grant program, and can help with the application, the budget form, or any other assistance you may need.

You can sign up for a 30 minute meeting slot, please note that all meetings are via Zoom or phone. To schedule a meeting with Mollie, click here. If none of the dates and times listed work for you, email Mollie at mollie.flanagan@arts.ri.gov.

Project Grants in Healthcare

Anisa Raoof, Arts & Health coordinator, will be holding one-on-one virtual meetings for healthcare and community health organizations interested in project grants for healthcare. She will be answering any questions you have about the grant program.

You can sign up for a 30 minute meeting slot, please note that all meetings are via Zoom or phone. To schedule a meeting with Anisa, click here. If none of the dates and times listed work for you, email Anisa at Anisa.Raoof.INT@arts.ri.gov.