A budding young artist shows the mosaic mural she made last summer at the Ventnor Cultural Arts Center.

MAYS LANDING – Non-profit arts and historical organizations are encouraged to apply for grant funding through the 2021 local arts program and historical partnership program.

The guidelines and application are available online through the Atlantic County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs at www.atlantic-county.org/cultural-affairs. To help streamline the process this year, one application may be used for either the arts or history grant.

Funding for the arts program grant is provided by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts while history program grant funding is provided by the New Jersey Historical Commission.

The deadline for submissions is Friday, Oct. 9. A webinar will be offered3:30-4:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 1.

Email culturalaffairs@aclsys.org to register.

Nanette LoBiondo Galloway

Award winning journalist covering news, events and people of Atlantic County for more than 20 years.