Welcome! Below you will see all of COCA's current opportunities.

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COCA has three grant programs available for the period of October 1, 2024 – September 30, 2025:

  • Cultural Grant
  • Cultural Tourism Marketing Grant
  • Local Community Grant

An eligible organization can submit a single application to all three programs. Please read the FY25 Grant Guidelines prior to submitting an application.

Be aware that this grant application has two parts.

  1. Clicking "submit" will bring you to the form, “FY25 COCA Grant Programs – Basic Eligibility.”
  2. Based on your answer to the question “Please select the grant programs from which you would like to request funding,” you will receive one or both of the following forms within one business day of your submission.          
    1. If you indicated that you wish to request the Cultural Grant and/or the Cultural Tourism Marketing Grant, you will receive the form “FY25 COCA Grant Programs – CG + CTMG.”
    2. If you indicated that you wish to request the Local Community Grant, you will receive the form “FY25 COCA Grant Programs – LCG.”


  3. All relevant forms (Basic Eligibility, CG + CTMG, LCG) must be submitted by June 18, 2024 at 11:59 p.m.

Please read the Prospectus carefully before applying.
  *This is a members-only exhibition. If you would like to become a TaWS member, please follow this link and pay TaWS dues for 2024.
  Presented by the Council on Culture & Arts (COCA) and the Tallahassee Watercolor Society (TaWS) as the Annual TaWS Members’ Juried Water Media Exhibition. This exhibition opportunity is only open to current members of the Tallahassee Watercolor Society with dues paid for 2024. Contact COCA's Public Art & Exhibitions Manager at sam@tallahasseearts.org with questions.
  The deadline for application is July 21, 2024.

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