The 2020 DEC Cycle is now closed. The 2021 DEC Grant Application and Guidelines will be available in June 2020, and will be due in September, 2020, for projects held during 2021.
CREATE Council on the Arts administers funds from the New York State Council on the Arts for Columbia, Greene, and Schoharie Counties through the Decentralization (DEC) Community Art Grant Program. Three funding programs are available through the DEC program: the Community Art Project Grant, the Arts Education Grant, and the Individual Artist Commission.
For individual assistance with a Greene or Columbia County project, contact Maeve McCool at email@example.com ; for Schoharie County, contact Grant Coordinator Dennis Shaw @ firstname.lastname@example.org.