Apply for a Shared Spaces Arts and Culture Grant

Funding is for those who want to bring art, music, and other cultural programs to Shared Spaces.

What to do

The City has partnered with SF New Deal to support individuals and organizations who apply for these grants. Please connect with them for any questions related to this grant opportunity.

Grant Opportunity

Individuals, groups, and organizations can apply for grant funding to activate Shared Spaces (such as parklets, sidewalk areas, and recurring street closures) with outdoor performances, installations, and other cultural engagement activities. This investment is a partnership between the Shared Spaces Program and the nonprofit SF New Deal and will create an opportunity for community engagement and connection to enhance the use of Shared Spaces in neighborhoods citywide.

If you have questions regarding the grant opportunity, need support in completing an application, or need language support (available in Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, and English) please call 415-480-1185, or email

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Last updated July 18, 2023