Grassroots Arts Program (GAP)

Arts Davidson County administers the North Carolina Arts Council Grassroots Arts Program (GAP) sub-grant awards. Nonprofit organizations in the county are eligible to apply for sub-grants in support of arts operations and programming. Arts programming activities include arts education, artist-in-school events, concerts, festivals, galleries, literary arts, performing arts, and visual arts events.


GAP Subgrant Guidelines can be found here.


Download an application here to apply for funding for FY 2021-2022.

Please e-mail your completed application to or mail your completed application to:

Arts Davidson County

PO Box 503

Lexington, NC 27293


Application Deadline: September 10, 2021

No later submissions will be accepted.

2020 - 2021 Sub grant Awardees 

Arts Academy at Grace

Communities In Schools of Thomasville

Edward C. Smith Civic Center

Lexington Choral Society

J Smith Young YMCA

Lexington Youth Theater

Martin Luther King Social Action Committee


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