New GrantsOnline System!

RACC supports the Portland Metropolitan region’s vital arts and culture community through a variety of grant programs. These grants are made possible through investments from the City of Portland, Multnomah County, Clackamas County, Washington County, Metro and Work for Art.

The RACC Grants Program is transitioning to a new GrantsOnline system for all grants with deadlines in August 2014 and later. During the transition, applicants can continue to access past applications, online invoicing, and reporting at


New to the site and applying for a grant? Click on the “Sign Up” tab to create an account.
Note: For non-profit organizations, we recommend that the person with primary responsibility for submitting and managing grants is the person to initiate your account.

Returning user? Click on the “Log In” tab.


Need help with the application tool? Click on the “Help” tab above.

IMPORTANT: All grant applicants must create an account in the NEW GrantsOnline system, regardless of past grant activity with RACC.

To access past applications, final reports and the PERFORMING ARTS FELLOWSHIP application please refer to the older version of


Currently Available Grants

  Step 1 
Intent to Apply
Step 2
Electronic Application

General Operating Support:
Member Report

FY 2014 Cycle 2



January 28, 2015
5:00 PM

Professional Development:
Individuals and Organizations

FY 2015/16 Cycle 1


April 1, 2015
5:00 PM

April 8, 2015
5:00 PM


Special Note: This system works best with the following web browsers: Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome. To avoid difficulty, please download and install one of these browsers to apply for a grant.