1. DPS deadline to REQUEST CAPS programs and encumber funds is OCTOBER 18, 2019
    2. All Durham Public Schools receive a CAPS funds annually based on enrollment. Contact the CAPS Office at 919-560-2718 or by email: sadams@durhamarts.org to find out your school’s CAPS budget.


  1. Access & use CAPS funds – CAPS funds procedure & encumbering guidelines DPS 2019-20
  2. Attend the Arts in Education Booking Fair – September 12, 2019 @ Durham Arts Council
  3. Review and select CAPS Artists online via the online artist directory
  4. Additional Grants may also be available through the CAPS Office and updated online.

To Request a printed copy of the CAPS Artist Guidebook, call (919) 560-2718 or email sadams@durhamarts.org.