Grant Opportunities

Council Funded Grant Programs

The City of Ellensburg application process for the Council funded grant programs, to help support community initiatives and programs, opens on June 1, 2022 for 2023 awards. The four grant programs outlined in Resolution 2018-32 are: 

ProgramAdministered By
Community GrantCity Council Sub-Committee
Park PartnershipsParks and Recreation Commission
Water Quality GrantsEnvironmental Commission
Historic Preservation GrantsLandmarks and Design Commission

Information and application materials for each program are available by clicking on the links above or by requesting the information from the City Manager's Office. For questions, contact Laurie Gigstead in the City Manager's Office at (509) 962-7221. 

The application period closes August 31, 2022 for 2023 funding.

Arts Commission Grants

The Ellensburg Arts Commission invites artists and organizations to submit a request for funding for art projects in the City of Ellensburg. The grant application form opens June 1, 2022 for 2023 awards. All artistic disciplines are welcome to apply for grants between $100 and $2,500. 

ProgramAdministered By
Art GrantsEllensburg Arts Commission

For questions, send an email to or contact Arts Commission staff member Josephine Camarillo at (509) 962-7252.