RAP - Cultural Tax Grant

Funding for the RAP – Cultural Grant is provided by a special sales tax initiative approved by the Utah State Legislature. This allows 0.1% of sales tax within the County to be spent on arts and recreation opportunities within the County. Eligible applicants for the 2017 Cultural Grant must be from a 501(c)(3) and registered with the State of Utah or a municipal or county cultural council, such as Summit County/Park City Arts Council. Eligible disciplines include Arts Education, Dance, History, Music, Visual Arts, Theatre, Folk Arts, and other pursuits.

The RAP – Cultural Grant Committee is comprised of the following individuals:

Name & Position
Email Phone
Melissa Marsted - Secretary
mcmarsted@gmail.com 805-618-0028
Connie Nelson - Vice Chair
connie@utaholympiclegacy.com 435-658-4240
Kirstie Rosenfield paralacks@gmail.com 435-640-4063
Ben Castro - Chair
Bcastro1116@gmail.com 801-244-2892
Loralie Pearce lpraptax@gmail.com 801-875-1806
Judy Horwitz
judyhorwitzparkcity@gmail.com 847-370-6688
Amy Yost amyw.yost@gmail.com 435-640-1214
Anita Lewis – Ex officio alewis@summitcounty.org 435-336-3220
The following web-links provide the necessary documents and detailed information necessary for applying for the RAP Cultural Grant:

How to Apply

  1. Save your application and supporting documents in one PDF file.
  2. Name the file as follows: "2017 RAP - <your organization's name>".
  3. Submit the one, consolidated file using the "Upload RAP Cultural Application" button below. THERE IS NO SIZE LIMIT TO THE FILE.
  4. Retain confirmation email for your records.