Doors Open Programs


These programs are either currently open or will open later this year! Dig into the guidelines to find out what is a fit for your organization.

Sustained Support

Deadline: Sept 4, 2024

Expands 4Culture’s flagship grant program, providing operating and programmatic dollars to meet the day-to-day needs of cultural, science and technology organizations. Details ›

Doors Open Facilities

Deadline: September 4, 2024

Supports organizations as they buy, build, or renovate buildings and space, as well as purchase the essential equipment that makes cultural and scientific experiences possible.
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We're currently at work building out each of these new Doors Open programs, with the goal of helping meet the needs of the diverse and broad King County cultural sector. Check back soon to learn more!

Public School Cultural Access

Helps address gaps in K-12 cultural education by providing public schools with free access to arts, heritage, and science activities for students.

Public Free Access

Helps reduce the barriers to science and cultural programming by offsetting the costs that organizations face in providing free access to the public.
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Countywide Initiatives

Facilitates a wide range of collaboration among organizations and individual cultural practitioners across King County to help address unmet community needs.


Funds new and emerging organizations to help ensure that all communities and geographic areas of King County have access to culture and science experiences.