Funderdome: One-on-One Grant Consultations

  • CUE Art Foundation 137 W 25th St New York

Participants will sit down for a 20-minute, one-on-one consultation with Morgan Lindsey Tachco, Grants and Services Director for the Brooklyn Arts Council, who will provide individualized and tailored feedback on a completed grant application. Tachco will address questions specific to each grant’s requirements, and will guide participants on effectively improving their applications. Participants may bring applications for an upcoming opportunity, or even a previously submitted application from a past opportunity. Skype/phone consultations are available upon request.

Participants are required to send a completed draft of their proposal and any materials relevant to the grant application—such as support images, CV, artist statement, etc.—to shona@cueartfoundation.org no later than 24 hours before scheduled appointment. 

*Please note Consultations cannot be for an opportunity associated with the Brooklyn Arts Council.

Consultation fee: $25 / free for members* SOLD OUT
*Members must register via the link below and pay the consultation fee to reserve a spot. CUE will refund the fee upon completion of the appointment.

Morgan Lindsey Tachco is a creative administrator, actor and writer. She joined Brooklyn Arts Council in 2008 and filled several roles in the Grants and Arts in Education Departments prior to becoming the Grants Program Manager in 2013 and is now Grants and Services Director. Morgan oversees BAC's grantmaking and Creative Coalitions programs, and serves as a general resource and matchmaker for artists and organizations across the city. 

As an administrator, she has also worked as a Producing Director for Horse Trade Theater Group, where she co-founded the Frigid NYC Festival; Outreach Manager for New York Innovative Theatre Foundation; and as a freelance indie theatre publicist and event coordinator.  Morgan holds a B.A. from Goddard College in Individualized Studies, with a concentration in Performance and Arts Administration.