GrantsOnline System


RACC supports the Portland Metropolitan region’s vital arts and culture community through a variety of grant programs for individuals and organizations. These grants are made possible through investments from the City of Portland, Multnomah County, Clackamas County, Washington County, Metro, and Work for Art.
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New to the site and applying for a grant? Sign Up and 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? Log In

Need help with the application system? Call us at 503-823-2928 or visit our Help Page


Currently Available Grants

Arts Equity Grants 2016-2017

 The Arts Equity Grant program (formerly the Expanding Cultural Access Grant program) provies financial support to organizations in Multnomah County and the City of Portland conducting arts and culture project and programing for communities of color, immigrants, refugees, underserved neightborhoods, people with disabilities, LGBTQ communities, and other under-represented communities. Please reivew the grant guidelines below for additional information.

Letters of Interest are due February 24, 2016. Please log in or create an account to begin your Letter of Interest.

If you have questions about Arts Equity Grants, please call Jack MacNichol, Grants Associate at 503-823-2928 or email

Arts Equity Grant Guidelines 2016-2017


Arts Equity Grant Information Sessions

RACC held three information sessions for potential applicants. If you missed these sessions Grants staff are happy to go over the guidelines with you on the phone. Please contact Jack at 503-823-2928 or for more information.

To learn about other upcoming grant deadlines, please visit our Grants Calendar.

General Operating Support Reports are available for member organizations, by logging into your account.


Log In or Create an Account apply for grants, or submit invoices, and reports.
To access applications and reports submitted prior to August 2014 please refer to the archived previous GrantsOnline System.

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.