Cultural Tourism Grants

Since 1978, Odessa Arts has granted money from the City of Odessa’s Hotel Occupancy Tax to promote Cultural Tourism
in Odessa and Ector County.

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Previous Recipients

2019 Grant Recipients

Allegro Chorale – $6,000

Artisan Art Walk – $6,000

Cassatt in the Basin – $15,000

Ellen Noël Art Museum – $29,500

Live On Stage! – $5,000

Midland Festival Ballet – $10,000

Odessa College – $25,000

Permian Playhouse – $29,500

UTPB – $25,000

Wagner Noël – $20,000

West Texas Jazz – $19,000

2018 Grant Recipients

Allegro Chorale – $10,000

Cassatt in the Basin – $11,000

Ellen Noël Art Museum – $27,000

Keep Odessa Beautiful – $4,000

Live On Stage! – $4,000

Midland Festival Ballet – $15,000

Midland-Odessa Symphony & Chorale – $27,000

Parker House – $9,000

Permian Basin Opera – $16,000

UTPB Art – $27,000

Wagner Noël – $22,000

West Texas Education Project – $8,000

West Texas Film – $7,000

West Texas Harp Soc – $6,000

West Texas Public Radio – $10,000

West Texas Talent – $8,000

2017 Grant Recipients

Allegro Chorale – $7,500

Cassatt in the Basin – $12,000

Ellen Noël Art Museum – $28,500

Friends of the Ector County Library – $8,500

Friends of the Presidential Archives – $6,400

Midland-Odessa Symphony & Chorale – $25,500

Odessa College Theatre – $12,600

Parker House – $6,500

Permian Basin Opera – $8,500

Permian Playhouse – $25,500

UTPB Fine Arts

Wagner Noël – $28,500

West Texas Film – $12,750

West Texas Jazz Society – $18,000

West Texas Talent – $8,550

2016 Grant Recipients

Allegro Chorale – $10,200

Ballet Folklorico – $9,562.50

Basin PBS – $6,885

Cassatt in the Basin – $12,112.50

Ellen Noël Art Museum – $24,225

Friends of the Ector County Library – $11,475

Globe of the Great Southwest – $7,650

JBS Public Leadership Institute – $22,950

Odessa College Theatre – $13,770

Midland-Odessa Symphony & Chorale – $22,950

Parker House – $14,450

Permian Basin Opera – $14,450

Permian Playhouse – $20,400

Quiroz Productions – $8,925

Una Mano Amiga – $9,562.50

UTPB Art Department – $12,112.50

UTPB Library – $4,816.91

Wagner Noël – $24,225

West Texas Film Festival – $14,450

West Texas Jazz Society – $16,150

West Texas Talent – $7,650

2015 Grant Recipients

Allegro Chorale – $12,750

Cassatt in the Basin – $13,500

Celtic Heritage Society – $9,000

Ellen Noël Art Museum – $30,000

Friends of the Ector County Library – $9,000

Hispanic Heritage – $5,000

Mark 10 Theatrical – $9,000

Midland Opera Theater – $11,250

Midland-Odessa Symphony & Chorale – $28,500

Odessa College Theatre – $13,300

Parker House – $16,000

Permian Playhouse – $28,500

Quiroz Events – $7,500

UTPB Art Department – $14,250

Wagner Noël – $30,000

West Texas Talent – $9,750

West Texas Jazz Society – $19,000