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PNC Arts Alive Now Accepting Applications

Grants available for visual and performing arts organizations.

The application process for a new year of PNC Arts Alive grants is now open!  PNC Arts Alive grants are available to visual and performing arts organizations and are intended to help them expand audience participation and engagement.

PNC Arts Alive has supported more than 120 programs and invested $5 million in Greater Philadelphia vibrant cultural scene. The 2013 grants were to be its last, concluding a five-year commitment, but in August PNC announced that it was extending the grants for at least another $1 million and another year.  

The deadline for applications is October 11, 2013. More information and applications can be downloaded at

PNC Arts Alive is a multi-year, multi-million dollar initiative of The PNC Foundation, designed to support visual and performing arts organizations. The goal is to increase engagement in the arts, develop new audiences and make the arts more accessible to diverse communities in the Greater Philadelphia/Southern New Jersey region.