Get Started - New Applicants
If you have been granted permission by GAR to submit an application for funding, please apply by using our online application form linked below. GAR Foundation does not accept paper versions of our application.
First time users, click on "New Applicant."
Complete the eligibility quiz.
Save your login and password (write down your login name and password for future reference). You will receive a confirmation email with a link and login information.
You can save your application and log in at any time to review or make changes. You may log in to the site through the "Applicant Login" link at the top of the GAR website.
ARTS & CULTURE APPLICANTS MUST USE A SEPARATE APPLICATION LINK.
PLEASE READ THE INSTRUCTIONS BELOW.
If you are a returning applicant and want to submit a new application or view previous application forms submitted, log in by clicking on Applicant Login at the top of the GAR website, or click here.
Arts & Culture Applications
Beginning February 1, 2015, GAR will require arts applicants to complete a Data Profile annually through the Ohio Cultural Data Profile website (http://www.culturaldata.org/home/) as application for funding. For grants management purposes, all applicants are also required to complete a very brief GAR Arts Application prior to the scheduled deadlines using a separate application.
Capital Grant Applications
GAR Foundation is offering a one-time application period for Capital requests using a separate application link. For detailed information about this application process, see our Capital Grants page. The deadline for Capital Grant applications has passed. Please check back in spring 2016 for the application to apply.
* If applying online creates a particular hardship, please call our offices about getting assistance or alternative application options. If you have questions about the application process, please review our flowchart of steps to apply.
If you have any problems applying, please call 330-576-2915.