DMA Mini Grant Information

The Downtown Monroe Alliance (DMA) offers $250 programming mini-grants to organizations or individuals organizing events new to the Downtown District.   The goal of this grant is to encourage new festivals and events in Downtown Monroe (DōMo). Preference will be given to those public events that attract a diverse range of participation and promotion of the attributes of Downtown Monroe.

Guidelines for the program include: the event must be held in the Downtown Monroe District, events can be fee based or free, existing events adding enhancements can qualify, first-time events can qualify, the event organizer must complete a Grant Application and provide contact information, funds cannot be used for events restricted to private or exclusive participation, and the organizer is limited to one DMA mini-grant every 6 months.

2019 application

2019 mini grant press release