Welcome to the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS) transition online grants system. 

ARTS grant applications, support material and final reports must be submitted through GO Smart™. Follow GO Smart™ instructions to:

  • Register

  • Create your applicant profile

  • Submit the application

  • Upload your support material


The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture's investments in the arts make our community more vibrant, equitable and spur economic growth. In alignment with the City's Race and Social Justice Initiative, we work to eliminate institutional racism in our programs, grants, policies and practices. These grants make meaningful impacts in our communities by expanding access to arts and culture for residents and visitors throughout our city.

More information on grant funding available through ARTS.  

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If you have any questions please do not hesitate to call ARTS at 206.684.7171. Staff is on-hand to assist applicants during business hours, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. PT, Monday through Friday.