Capital Funding

The Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA), through its Capital Projects Unit, supports design and construction projects and major equipment purchases at the 34 City-owned cultural institutions and approximately 200 other cultural facilities throughout the five boroughs.

The goals of the capital program are to assist the nonprofit cultural community in providing increased public service, provide greater access for the disabled, enhance exhibition or performing space, better maintain and preserve of historic buildings and increase protection of botanical, zoological and fine art collections.

Upcoming Dates

FY22 Cultural Capital Budget and Equipment Webinars:

For RSVP instructions, please refer to the FY22 budget letter you received from DCLA.

  • Wednesday, August 4, 2021 at 11:00am Construction
  • Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 10:00am Construction for GIG’s
  • Tuesday, August 10, 2021 at 10:00am Equipment