Timeline and Process

Application opens: Friday, May 14, 2021, 5 PM

Application deadline: Tuesday, June 1, 2021, 12 Noon

Application review: June 2 - June 16, 2021

Notification of grant award to applicants is expected week of June 14, 2021.

Applicants must accept awards and notify funder by Wednesday, June 23, 2021.

Contracts will be sent to applicants between June 23 - June 30, 2021.

Payments will not begin until mid to late July.

NOTE TO APPLICANTS:  The CT Museums' Kids are Free Summer grant program is dependent on the disbursement of American Rescue Plan Act (ARP) funds and the necessary authorization from the state legislature. All funding associated with this program is contingent upon such approval.
How to Apply & the Application
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Frequently Asked Questions