The Fiscal Year 2024 Cultural Development Fund renewal application is now closed.

The Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA) Fiscal Year 2024 (FY24) deadline to submit a renewal application for New York City not-for-profit arts and cultural organizations was Tuesday, June 27, 2023, at 5:00PM, ET.  Thank you to all who submitted.  

Application References

Review the FY24 CDF materials below before submitting your renewal application:

Application Templates

Download and complete the templates below if our Guidelines indicate that you’re required to upload them to your online application.

Application Worksheets

You may use the FY24 Worksheets below for preparing your CDF Renewal Application while offline. These worksheets are optional tools. You are not required to use them, and they are not a replacement for the online application. You must submit your CDF Renewal Application and supplementary materials through our online portal.

Support and Questions

For questions about the CDF guidelines, instructions or application content, contact your organization’s program officer directly via email. 

If you are experiencing technical issues with the CDF application form, submit the IT support form.

For questions about the CDF guidelines, instructions, or application content, contact your organization’s program officer directly via email. If you do not know who your program officer is, please email


Recorded Webinar

We encourage renewal applicants to view the webinar presented for FY24 CDF annual applicants.  It offers details on navigating the new application platform, guidance on completing sections of the application and overall guidelines on the application.

Office Hour Session 

The Office Hours session is for applicants who have already reviewed the Fiscal 2024 Renewal Application materials and have questions related to the CDF Renewal Application process. 

When registeringyou will be asked to submit your question in advance. In order to give DCLA staff time to prepare, we ask that you register no less than 24 hours before the office hour session.

The session will be 60 minutes long and program officers will be present for the entire hour. Participants may come and go as is convenient for them.



For questions regarding accessibility or requests for an accommodation, please contact Sara Cobb, DCLA’s Disability Service Facilitator, at


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