Bridging the G.A.P. (Graffiti Arts Program) – Pilot Program

Applications are accepted online only and are due on the website by Thursday, April 6, 2023 at 4:00 p.m. The online application will prompt you to submit the information directly into the fields and to upload the submission materials described in the application guidelines. Please prepare all required materials.

The City of Santa Ana – Arts & Culture Office is seeking a Santa Ana-based organization to design and implement a pilot for “Bridging the G.A.P. (Graffiti Arts Program),” a year-long interactive, multi-disciplinary public arts program that will inspire civic leadership and community pride in youth through the creation of murals across the city. A panel will review completed proposal submittals and award one organization for their proposal.

Heritage Museum Mural

Students painting mural at Angels Park through Operation Clean Slate.

Anticipated timeline

Event dates, times, and locations may be subject to change under certain circumstances. Please check back on the Arts & Culture Office web page for any changes.


March 7, 2023 Application available on
March 16, 2023 Pre-Proposal Meeting on ZOOM @ 10:00 am
March 23, 2023 Deadline for Questions
April 6, 2023 Applications DUE online by 4:00 pm
April 2023 Organization notified
June 2023 Pilot program commences


All questions regarding this application, contact:

More information:

View and download Wall Measurements here.

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