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Cultural Grants Program

The Promotional Coordinating Committee administers the City’s cultural grants program. Grants are awarded to non-profit organizations under the following criteria:

  • Of tourism promotion advantage to the City of San Luis Obispo (determined by the increases to the Cityís revenues, especially transient occupancy tax revenues); or

  • Of local cultural benefit to the residents of the City of San Luis Obispo (determined by the eventís popularity, its accessibility to residents, its affordability and its uniqueness in the community).

2014-2015 Grants-In-Aid Application


Grants in Aid 2013-2014

The City awarded $90,004 to 26 organizations

Almond Country Quilt Guild $1,314
Ballet Theatre $2,891
Cal Poly Art Gallery $3,942
Cal Poly Arts $4,381
Central Coast Center for Arts Education $5,010
Central Cost Children's Choir $1,314
Civic Ballet $6,571
Cuesta College Art Gallery $2,190
Cuesta College: City to the Sea Half Marathon $1,270
Central Coast Writers' Conference $1,270
Ecologistics: Central Coast Bioneers $5,782
Foundation for the Performing Arts Center $3,242
History Center $3,899
Jewish Community Center $2,103
Opera San Luis Obispo $5,257
San Luis Obispo Children's Museum $6,045
San Luis Obispo Downtown Association $2,190
San Luis Obispo International Film Festival $4,381
San Luis Obispo Little Theatre $4,381
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art $4,381
San Luis Obispo Soccer Club $3,504
San Luis Obispo Symphony $4,381
San Luis Obispo Vocal Arts Ensemble $3,504
San Luis Wind Orchestra $2,190
Senior Volunteer Services $1,139
United Way of SLO County $3,474

For questions regarding the grant program,
contact Molly Cano at 805-781-7165

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