Important Update to Our Outreach Community:

The Santa Barbara Bowl Foundation understands that the impact of COVID-19 is challenging for everyone. Please know that you are all on our minds and in our hearts during these times.

As Bowl leadership actively searches for an optimal course of actions that best serve our organization, our program partners, and our community, all Outreach funding is temporarily paused. Updates will be communicated as soon as they are available.

For other information regarding how the Bowl is taking action to prevent the spread of COVID-19, please visit

May you and your loved ones remain safe and healthy. We appreciate your understanding and can’t wait to pick up the 2020 Concert Season with you as soon as possible.

Kai Tepper, Outreach Program Manager, [email protected]

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 Kai Tepper, Program Manager, at 805-308-9778 or [email protected] for additional questions


  • Organization and/or program to be funded should be focused on performing arts education for children in grades K – High School. Exceptions in age or programming should be discussed first.
  • Programs can be focused at schools during school time, at schools after-school, off-site of schools during or after-school.
  • The Bowl supports programs within Santa Barbara County.

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