UCF Project Grants

2018 UCF Project Grants

The 2018 United Cultural Fund Grant process is now closed. Information for 2019 UCF grants will be available in November 2018.

Final report forms for 2017 Project Grant recipients can be downloaded below.

Applications are invited from eligible non-profit organizations or individual artists in need of financial assistance to provide high quality arts programming or an arts project. UCF Project Grants are intended to promote cultural development and expand the public impact of the arts in Broome County. The maximum grant request is $1,000.

ALL potential applicants ARE REQUIRED to consult with the BCAC Executive Director PRIOR TO PREPARING an application to assure that the project is appropriate for consideration. Attending a seminar does not constitute a consultation. Application Fee: $25 (Waived for current BCAC Members). Applicants for and recipients of UCF general operating support grants are NOT eligible for UCF project grants.  

Applications must be RECEIVED by 5:00pm Wednesday, January 17, 2018.


Free seminars on applying for 2018 UCF Grants and other grants will be held throughout the county. To reserve a spot, please call BCAC at 607-723-4620, or email Mary Jo:

• Tuesday, December 5
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Mary Wilcox Memorial Library
2630 Main St, Whitney Point

• Thursday, December 7
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Windsor Community House
107 Main St, Windsor

• Wednesday, December 13 (limited space available, please choose one)
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
George F. Johnson Library
1001 Park St, Endicott

• Thursday, December 14
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Broome County Arts Council
81 State St, Ste 501, Binghamton

Application and Report Forms

2018 Project Grant Eligibility & Procedure Guidelines
Word Format   PDF Format
2018 Project Grant Application
Word Format   PDF Format
2018 Financial Information Form (new for 2017)
Excel Format   PDF Format

2018 Project Grant Final Report – due 30 days after end of project
Word Format     PDF Format

Applications must be RECEIVED by 5:00pm  Wednesday, January 17, 2018, at BCAC’s offices: 81 State St., Suite 501, Binghamton NY, 13901