Stories and Successes - ZAP Updates - January 2017

The Tier II 2017 Application is now open. Plus, check out the stories and successes of ZAP-funded orgs.
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Tier I + Zoo Updates
  • The Tier I Advisory Board's 2017 recommendations have been approved.
  • Contracting will begin in February. Information about this will be sent soon.
  • We will send the projected funding amounts in February. 
  • Tier I and Zoological 2018 Applications will open in February. 
Tier II  Updates
  • 2017 Applications are now open. The deadline is March 31 at 3 PM (MST).
  • RSVP for an in-person application workshops to help you get started. 
  • 2015 Evaluations are dueMarch 31. If you received funding from your 2015 application, you will need to fill out this evaluation to be considered for funding. 
Zoo, Arts and Parks has a growing blog! Be a part of building a large archive of stories about your work and the personal impact of arts, culture and recreation! Share your story. We are currently looking for blog posts to go live on the following dates:
  • February 1
  • February 8
  • February 15
  • February 22
  • And beyond!
If you're interested in contributing, please contact Megan Attermann to discuss the details and schedule a date.

Tier II Applications are Now Open
By Megan Attermann | Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts and Parks

SALT LAKE COUNTY, UT – Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts and Parks (ZAP) is now accepting grant applications from qualifying organizations for 2017 Tier II funding. ZAP Tier II is a grant-making program that currently partially funds 153 arts and cultural organizations. 

The grants ZAP distributes come from sales tax. One penny of every 10 dollars spent in Salt Lake County is set aside for this cause. 

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We all love #ZAPTicketTuesday!

Thank you to the following ZAP-funded organizations for donating tickets for our giveaways this past month: Several organizations have donated tickets through January 31. Thank you! We look forward to highlighting your organizations in the coming weeks!

If you're interested in donating, we are currently seeking donations for the following giveaway dates:
  • May 2
  • May 9
  • May 16
  • May 23
  • May 30
  • And beyond!
Please keep in mind that giveaways usually take place 3 to 4 weeks before your event. This gives us time to create the entry form and mail the tickets to the winner(s). Prior to sending any tickets, please contact Megan Attermann to discuss scheduling a giveaway date and other logistics. We greatly appreciate early inquiries. If there are any events in 2017 that you would like to donate tickets for, feel free to schedule those giveaways with Megan now.

(Note: our giveaways are hosted on Tuesdays, but your event may occur any day.)
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Zoo, Arts & Parks
2001 South State Street, Suite N3-200
P.O. Box 144575
Salt Lake CityUT 84114-4575


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