Informational Seminars


Grant Informational Seminars are offered to the general public for free by CNY Arts to help with the grant application process.  

There are no more seminars for this year's DEC cycle. 

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Informational webinars are available for prospective applicants. These last about 90 minutes. Please REGISTER if you plan to participate. Webinars may be cancelled the day of, if less than three individuals are registered. 

October 29, 12 PM 

October 31, 1 PM 

Past Seminars  

This is a list of seminars that have already occurred for this DEC cycle. 

August 15, 6 PM

Basloe Library

245 N. Main St., Herkimer


August 21, 6 PM

Liverpool Public Library

Tulip & Second St., Liverpool


August 23, 6 PM

Hamilton College
198 College Hill Rd., Clinton


August 27, 6 PM

Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties

2608 Genesee St., Utica


August 28, 6 PM

Arts at the Palace

19 Utica St., Hamilton


August 29, 6 PM

Phoenix Library

34 Elm St., Phoenix

September 10, 6 PM 

Oneida Public Library

220 Broad St., Oneida

September 12, 5:30 PM

Dodge-Pratt-Northam Art & Community Center

106 Schuyler St., Boonville


September 13, 6 PM 

Homer Center for the Arts

72 S. Main St., Homer


September 17, 6 PM 

The 1890 House

37 Tompkins St., Cortland


September 18, 6 PM 

CNY Philanthropy Center

431 E. Fayette St., Syracuse


September 19, 5 :30 PM

Old Forge Library

220 Crosby Library, Old Forge


September 20, 6 PM 

Maritime Museum

1 W. First St., Oswego


September 25, 6 PM 

Utica Public Library

303 Genesee St., Utica

September 26, 6 PM

Mohawk Valley Center for the Arts

403 Canal Place, Little Falls


October 1, 6 PM 

Salmon River Fine Arts Center

4848 N Jefferson St., Pulaski


October 10, 6 PM

Cortland Free Library

32 Church St., Cortland


October 11, 6PM 

Canastota Public Library 

102 W. Cntr., Canastota 


October 15, 6 PM 

Oswego Public Library

102 E Second St., Oswego


October 16, 6PM 

Comm Library-Dewitt & Jamesville

5110 Jamesville Rd., Jamesville 


October 17, 6PM 

Skaneateles Library

49 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles 


Webinar: October 25, 2 PM 


CNY Arts will hold one-on-one grant consultations for prospective applicants in place of a seminar or webinar. For more information, please email Liz Lane, at 

We have scheduled office hours as follows. Please book an appointment HERE


Link to the Seminar Presentation