Programs: Paint Grant & Graffiti Grant

Paint Grant & Graffiti Grant


Graffiti Removal

We know the wear and tear that comes with being a downtown business or property owner.  We want to help make sure your business is graffiti free.

This is NOT a matching grant!  Approved grants willfund graffiti removal up to $250 per business or property while funds are available.  

This is a reimbursement grant on improvements that have not yet been made.  You can not apply for grant funds to pay for improvements you’ve made in the past.

Grant Guidelines

  • Applicants must be downtown Chapel Hill businesses located in the MSD (Rosemary & Franklin St between Merritt Mill Rd & Morehead Planetarium including cross streets)
  • Grants must fund removing or painting over graffiti
  • All projects receiving grant funds must be completed within 6 months of approval
  • Grants will be funded on a first-come-first-serve basis until funds are depleted
  • Applicants must have permission from building owner

For more information on this and other Downtown Partnership services & programs contact Matt Gladdek at or 919-967-9440.

Application for this grant is not an indication of approval of this grant.