(Updated 9-27-22)

2022 Community Arts Grants have been awarded. 2023 Grant applications to be announced in Spring of next year.

2022-23 Community Arts Grants Awardees

Afrofuturism: Octavia Butler’s Parable of the Sower Creative Workshop Series 2022 — Our Core Inc

Emerging BIPOC Artist Fellowship — Safe Harbors of the Hudson, Ann Street Gallery

The 2022 Hudson Valley Film Fest — Hudson Valley Film Festival LLC

Immigrant/First Generation Women Production Workshop — Wickham Works Inc.

A Feast for the Senses Art Exhibition — OC Short Play Festival

OC Short Play Festival — VetRep

Savage Wonder Festival — Betty Bastidas

Girl 2022 — De Novo Dance

Relationships — Evan Schlomann

STRONGROOM presents Liz Nielsen: Force Fields — STRONGROOM

The Newburgh Object Library — Newburgh Armory Unity Center

DMU Music Newburgh Community Stage — DMU Realty

American Dream Exhibition by Simon Garcia


For more information Email: info@ocartscouncil.org

Grant Info SessionFAQ 2022

2021-22 Community Arts Grants Awardees:

Safe Harbors of the Hudson, Newburgh Literary Festival

Hudson Valley Film Festival

Cornerstone Theatre Arts, Inc., “Sports Stories: A Stage Production”

Daniel Villegas, Community Poetry Slam and Writing Workshop

Paul Ellis, Youth Theater Training Program

Hudson Valley String Quartet, Concert for Newburgh JCC

2021 Sachs Public Art Grant Awardees:

Naomi Miller, Terrain Biennial Newburgh

STRONGROOM, “Modupeola Fadugba: Swim Stories”

Vernon Byron, “Augmented Reality”

Wickham Works, Inc., Earthfest 2022

Wallkill River School, Hudson Valley Plein Air Festival

2020 Awarded Grantee Projects:

Grand Montgomery Chamber Music
HV Plein Air Fest
Hudson Valley Jazz Fest
Sugar Loaf Dance Festival
Panja Medicine Murals
Under The Skin
Talking with Actors
Circus on the Green
Ten Minute Play Fest
Seeds of Color
HV Film Festival
NB Arts & Cultural Commission

2019 Awarded Grantee Projects: 

Art In The Park 2019 Chaotica III Performance

“Do It For Dale” Skateboard Art Auction


Grand Montgomery Chamber Music Series

Hudson Valley Jazz Fest Hudson Valley

Plein Air Fest

Middletown Art Walk

New Seeds

Painted Trotters of Goshen

Safe Harbors of the Hudson Presents Russell Germain

Treecycle at Earth Fest Warwick 2019

Vanishing Point – Terrain Biennial

2018 Awarded Grantee Projects

Emerging Artist Program

Hudson Valley Plein Air Festival

Art in the Park 2018


ArtWalk 2018   “Revving up the River”

Music Performance and the Music Business

Milkweed Poetry Journal (Issues 2 & 3)

Do it for Dale!

“The Art of Balance”

Cow Abduction!

Treecycle 2018

Fiesta Concert

DUSKLIT Interactive Art Festival 2018

Newburgh Open Movement 2018 Season

EveryDay Newburgh

2017 Grant Awardees

Ghost of Port Jervis

Goshen Trotters




Newburgh Open Movement


Middletown Concert Chorale

Hudson Valley Plein Air Fest

Greenwood Lake Film Strip Project




Step1: Read Guidelines

2022 Community Arts Grants Guidelines (1)

Step 2: Download and complete Budget Form & W9

Budget-Form-2022 updated

W9 Form

Step 3: Submit Application