Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts (PPA)
PA Partners in the Arts is a regional funding partnership sponsored by the PA Council on the Arts (PCA). The PCA initiated the Partners Programs in 1997 to better serve the 67 counties of the Commonwealth. The PPA program is administered locally by Pocono Arts Council, serving Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, and Wayne Counties.
Since 1997, $1,845,234 has been awarded in small grants to non-profit organizations and artists conducting community-based arts programs. This year, PoconoArts awarded 34 Project Stream grants totaling, $39,003 and 27 Program Stream grants totaling $61,690.
For more information on the PA Partners in the Arts Program please contact Tassy Gilbert at the PoconoArts office, 570-476-4460 or
Important Resources for Grantees
- PA Council on the Arts
- PA Cultural Data Project
- 2016-17 Project Stream Guidelines
- How to Apply Webinar
- 2015 Program Stream Guidelines
- 2015 Program Stream Application Webinar
Please feel free to copy the following crediting statement for use on your website and in your press releases and brochures:
- The PCA logo is available on the PCA website.
- The Pocono Arts Council logo is available on our Link to Us page.