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City of Saint Paul
Planning and Economic Development
2019 Round 1 Cultural STAR Program
CLOSED  Deadline  2/22/2019
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2019 Round 1 Cultural STAR Program  [hide this]
The purpose of the Cultural STAR Program is to promote cultural vitality and economic growth, particularly in the downtown Cultural District, by strengthening the arts and cultural community. Cultural STAR dollars are intended to build and diversify audiences, promote a broad range of cultural offerings, produce a long term impact, and leverage additional financial support.
Amount available is an estimate and may change. The funding source is from a half-cent sales tax, 10% of which is designated for the Cultural STAR program annually.
There are three different Cultural STAR grant programs: (1) Special Projects, (2) Organizational Development, and (3) Capital Projects. Please review the complete guidelines and eligibility requirements at:

Requirements  [hide this]

Please see the complete guidelines and eligibility requirements at: In addition, all application questions must be answered, unless otherwise stated, and all required documentation must be attached before your application is considered complete. Completed applications must be submitted through by 4:00 pm on February 22, 2019.
Technical ZoomGrants questions should be sent to The Technical Support desk can be reached at (866)323-5404 x2 and is staffed from 9am - 6pm CST.

Restrictions  [hide this]

Please see the complete guidelines and eligibility requirements at: In addition, an applicant is only allowed to be awarded funding from the Cultural STAR Program once in a calendar year. An applicant may receive funding for an organizational development/special project three years in a row, and then must take a year off.

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