RAP - Cultural Tax Grant

Funding for the RAP – Cultural Grant is provided by a special sales tax initiative approved by the Utah State Legislature. This allows 0.1% of sales tax within the County to be spent on arts and recreation opportunities within the County. Eligible applicants for the 2019 Cultural Grant must be from a 501(c)(3) and registered with the State of Utah or a municipal or county cultural council, such as Summit County/Park City Arts Council. Eligible disciplines include Arts Education, Dance, History, Music, Visual Arts, Theatre, Folk Arts, and other pursuits.

The RAP – Cultural Grant Committee is comprised of the following individuals:

Name & Position
Email Phone
Melissa Marsted - Secretary
Email Melissa Marsted
805-618-0028
Connie Nelson - Vice Chair
Email Connie Nelson
435-658-4240
Kirstie Rosenfield Email Kirstie Rosenfield
435-640-4063
Ben Castro - Chair
Email Ben Castro
801-244-2892
Loralie Pearce Email Loralie Pearce
801-875-1806
Judy Horwitz
Email Judy Horwitz
847-370-6688
Amy Yost Email Amy Yost
435-640-1214
Anita Lewis – Ex officio Email Anita Lewis
435-336-3220

The following web-links provide the necessary documents and detailed information necessary for applying for the RAP Cultural Grant:

How to Submit Financial Reporting

Acceptable reports must contain the following information:
1.    Cover letter containing the following information:
a.    Name of the organization.
b.    Grant Agreement number (i.e. “RAPARTS-01-19”).
c.    Name and contact information of the person filing the report.

a.    Copy of Paragraph 2. of the 2019 Summit County Cultural RAP Grant Program Agreement “Recipient Responsibilities”.
b.    Brief statement confirming how the funds were spent in accordance with any restrictions of the grant, and a statement outlining what goods or services Summit County received in exchange for the granted tax dollars.

2.    Expense Statement:
a.    The Expense Statement is a totaled itemized list of the expenditures that were made with the granted funds.
b.    Statement must include:  invoice, cancelled checks or copy of bank statement with the item outlined.

Please title the file/financial report the same as your Grant Agreement number (i.e. “RAPARTS-01-19”).  The 2019 financial report packet must be uploaded (IN ONE FILE ONLY) online at: