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Boise City Department of Arts & History Grants
Criteria for Evaluation (FY2022)

The following information guides the reviewers when they evaluate your application. Please be sure to review these criteria closely. Contact the Grants Manager (see end of this document) with any questions! See also: A&H Grant Guidelines and the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

Criterion 1: QUALITY (30% of score) – Make sure you provide a specific description about your project to help the reviewers envision it.  Reviewers will look for:

 Criterion 2: COMMUNITY BENEFIT (40% of score) – Describe how your proposal is accessible to Boise residents and how it will develop, document, research, share, or reflect upon Boise’s culture. Be sure to clearly explain the following:

Criterion 3: MANAGEMENT(30% of score) – You want to assure the reviewers that you will accomplish what you have proposed. Answer application questions thoroughly and consistently to clearly explain the following: 

Reviewers may also take under consideration:

NOTE ON ATTACHMENTS: Be sure to spend time on the attachments section in the application. Read the requirements and descriptions closely. Contact the Grants Manager if you have any questions!

Questions? Please contact 
Amy Fackler, Cultural Programs Manager 
Email - 
Phone - (208608-7049 or TDD/TTY (800377-3529