Calls for Entries, Grant Opportunity, and Artist Support Program through GCAC OPPArt

Calls for Art

The Ohio Cancer Research Associates
Deadline: February 7
The Ohio Cancer Research Associates has put out a call for art for their 25th annual Capital Valentice Silent Auction. All proceeds go towards researching new cures for cancer. To learn more information or donate a piece contact Molly McNitt at or 614.477.9234.

Buckeye Film Festival
Deadline: February 1
The Ohio State University and Gateway Film Center are pleased to announce the first annual Buckeye Film Festival. To participate in the film festival, entrants should submit an original short film about why they love Ohio State. The winner will receive $1,000 cash, an annual pass to the film center, and two season tickets to the 2014 OSU Men’s football home games. Complete submission guidelines and additional information can be found at

Grants and Individual Artist Support Program

Franklin County Neighborhood Arts Grants
Deadline: February 28
The Franklin County Neighborhood Arts grant provides funding for community-based arts projects. Civic associations, social service agencies, amateur arts organizations and others are eligible to apply. The next application deadline is February 28, 2014; to be considered projects must start after May 15, 2014. Prospective applicants are encouraged to attend a grant workshop from 4:00-5:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 30, 2014 in the third floor boardroom of the Columbus Main Library. RSVP to For the Franklin County Neighborhood Arts grant application and full program guidelines, visit us at

Artists in the Community – Individual Artist Support Program
February 4, 7:00 – 8:00PM
ROY G BIV Gallery; 997 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43201
“Artists in the Community” is GCAC’s grants and services program designed to support individual artists in Franklin County. Fellowships, supply grants and much more. Join Deanna Poelsma, Grants & Services Clerk in this informative session where she will de-mystify GCAC’s application process and provide some one-on-one consultation in an informal environment. Please RSVP to to attend this event. Walk-ins welcome, space allowing.


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