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Opportunities

Creative Industries Incentive Fund

The Creative Industries Incentive Fund (CIIF) provides project support to arts-rooted businesses involved in the production and distribution of the arts. Incentive awards can be provided for creative industries of all types such as manufacturers, service providers, presenters, and designers, among others. The CIIF seeks to support projects aimed at building successful small businesses in San Jose that demonstrate community support, marketability, growth and economic sustainability. The CIIF is administered by the Center for Cultural Innovation. For complete details, please visit Creative Industries Incentive Fund.

Creative Capacity Fund

Professional Development Support for Artists and Organizations

Artists (all arts/art design forms) and arts groups in San Jose have access to a source of funding for professional development activities. The Creative Capacity Fund is a field-building initiative designed to support a broad range of training and peer learning opportunities for arts professionals. OCA's support opens the program to qualifying artists living or working in San Jose, as well as to San Jose arts organizations. The Creative Capacity Fund is administered by the Center for Cultural Innovation. For complete details, please visit Creative Capacity Fund.