(April 12, 2013) – Hartford’s Marketing, Events, and Cultural Affairs Division (MECA) will begin accepting applications for its 2013 business development grant for artists and the creative industry. Selected awardees will receive up to $10,000 for working capital purposes including wages, operational costs and equipment purchases. The grant—a one of a kind municipal program—was created in partnership with the Greater Hartford Arts Council to support Hartford-based artists and microenterprise businesses in the creative industry to increase their capacity to produce new work. To date, over 30 Hartford-based artist and businesses have been awarded funds from the grant.
MEETINGS & DEADLINES:
To obtain an application
http://www.hartford.gov/awards or contact;
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 – no later than 3:00 p.m. Late applications not accepted.
City of Hartford, Development Services, MECA
250 Constitution Plaza, 4th Floor, Hartford, CT 06103
For Immediate Release: April 12, 2013
Contact: Andres Chaparro