Investing in future artists and audiences.
See below for ways to apply for support!
Bowl Outreach provides essential support and resources to youth performing arts programs throughout Santa Barbara County.
A variety of support is available for programs, students, teachers, and artists. A summary and link for each program and application is below.
Please contact Lyndsay Cooke with additional questions.
Spring Cycle and Fall Cycle provides 2 opportunities for critical funding.
Our Application Site has full details and deadlines.
All new Spring Cycle and Fall Cycle applicants will be required to attend an orientation session for Bowl applications.
2022 Spring Cycle
Applications are now closed.
2022 Fall Cycle
Application submission is closed. All submitted applications are now in review and grant recipients will be notified in early November.
Santa Barbara Bowl Instrument Fund ensures that lack of an instrument doesn’t prevent a child from learning to play music.
Instrument Fund application cycle is on-going.
SB Bowl offers SUBSIDIZED tickets to concerts for organizations and programs serving youth in Santa Barbara County. These tickets are available for organizations to bring their students to experience live performing arts.
Flash Grants respond quickly to your emergency funding needs. These grants are intended to provide immediate relief to urgent, qualifying requests that cannot be handled during our regular granting (Spring Cycle and Fall Cycle).
Let the Santa Barbara Bowl help support your community event with a mutually-beneficial sponsorship. To qualify for a sponsorship, your event must feature or benefit youth performing arts within Santa Barbara County.
Kids can apply for Bowl scholarships. More details soon.