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Opportunity Type
Calls for Artists
Atlanta, GA

Action Accelerator Call for Proposals

A3C Festival & Conference

The Action Accelerator presented by the Center for Civic Innovation seeks to find, develop and invest in creative ideas that use music, art and hip-hop culture to advance social justice and civic engagement in underserved communities. 

Since 2015, more than 650 applications have been submitted, 22 non-profits have gone through the Action Accelerator and over $40,000 has been allocated.

“(Action Accelerator) is what makes A3C stand out from the rest of music festivals and conferences, this aspect represents its investment and involvement in elevating the community consciousness in a real way.” - Stic of Dead Prez

5 Finalists will:

  • Travel to Atlanta for the A3C Festival & Conference (October 4-8, 2017)
  • Receive business development training & pitch bootcamp
  • Pitch their idea to celebrity judges & a national audience
  • Compete for more than $10,000 in cash and in-kind contributions

A Partnership with A3C Festival and Conference

The Application Deadline is Aug 16, 2019 at 11:59pm EST