• Organizations that are currently contracted with one of the following non-profits as a fiscal sponsor may be eligible to apply for funding from the Philadelphia Cultural Fund (PCF).
  • Organizations that are contracted with a fiscal sponsor that does not appear on the list below are not eligible to apply for a grant unless their fiscal sponsor applies for and receives permission to serve as a “pre-approved” fiscal sponsor. The 2019 Fiscal Sponsor Application is available for download below. The deadline to apply is Friday, September 7, 2018 at 5:00 PM.
  • A current, fully executed agreement between an organization applying for a grant and their fiscal sponsor must be attached to the 2019 grant application; it will be reviewed to qualify for grant eligibility.
  • Questions can be directed to Michelle Currica, Program Manager, at 267-419-7641 or michelle@philaculturalfund.org.

    Pre-Approved Fiscal Sponsors for 2019 Grant Cycle:


    • Ars Nova Workshop
    • Asian Arts Initiative
    • Bowerbird
    • CultureTrust Greater Philadelphia
    • Da Vinci Art Alliance
    • Drexel University
    • EgoPo, Inc.
    • Federation of Neighborhood Centers
    • Fractured Atlas
    • Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia (formerly Friends of the Japanese House & Garden)
    • Germantown United CDC
    • Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce
    • Greater Philadelphia Film Office
    • Headlong Dance Theater
    • Interact Theater
    • La Salle University
    • Miami Foundation, The
    • Moore College of Art & Design
    • National Society of Colonial Dames of America in the Commonwealth of PA, The (NSCD/PA)
    • Painted Bride Art Center
    • Philadelphia Dance Projects
    • Saving Grace Orphanage International
    • Temple University
    • University of Pennsylvania, The
    • University of the Arts, The
    • Urban Affairs Coalition
    • Wilma Theatre


    Fiscal Sponsorship Guidelines and Grant Eligibility

    2019 List of Pre-Approved Fiscal Sponsors

    2019 Fiscal Sponsor Application (to be completed by non-profits that wish to serve as a fiscal sponsor) — Application period closed for 2019 grant cycle

    Sample Fiscal Sponsor Agreement

    Additional information and tools provided by the National Council on Nonprofits