2017 QAF information Sessions

QAF Application Information Sessions are mandatory for ALL QAF applicants and are open to Individual Artists and Organizations. Applicants can fulfill this requirement in one of two ways:

  1.  Attend an informational group session - DATES BELOW. No RSVP is required.
  2.  Attend a one-on-one meeting with a QCA staff member - SIGN-UP HERE

Group information session schedule

Information Sessions will begin promptly at 6 PM, unless otherwise noted, and last approximately 2 hours. Please be on time.
Translation of information sessions is available in Spanish, Chinese and Korean, if requested 2 weeks prior to the session you want to attend.

No RSVP is required.


Thursday, October 13th, 6pm to 7:45pm
Ridgewood Branch Queens Library
20-12 Madison Street
Ridgewood, NY 11385

Wednesday, October 26th, 6pm
Queens Council on the Arts
37-11 35th Ave, Entrance on 37th Street
Astoria, NY 11101

one-on-one meetings

Applicants who have reviewed the grant guidelines and started working on an application are invited to meet one-on-one with QAF Staff to discuss their proposed project in depth. SIGN-UP HERE. One-on-one meetings will be hosted on the following dates:


Wednesday, September 28, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Rockaway Waterfront Alliance
58-03 Rockaway Blvd
Rockaway, NY 11692

Tuesday, October 4th, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning            
161-04 Jamaica Avenue
Jamaica, NY 11432

Wednesday, October 19th, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Ridgewood Branch Queens Library
20-12 Madison Street
Ridgewood, NY 11385

Thursday, October 27th, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Queens Council on the Arts
37-11 35th Ave, Entrance on 37th Street
Astoria, NY 11101

video tutorials

This QAF tutorial is meant as a resource and not a substitution for an application information session. See schedule above for all information session