We fund projects only. Projects may consist of one or more specific events or activities. Projects do not have to be new. Excellent existing projects can be just as competitive as new activities. Projects do not need to be big either; we welcome small projects that can make a difference in their community or field.
To support the creation of art that meets the highest standards of excellence, public engagement with diverse and excellent art, lifelong learning in the arts, and the strengthening of communities through the arts. Matching grants generally range from $10,000 to $100,000.
Deadlines have passed--new guidelines will be available in January 2014.
To support projects that extend the reach of the arts to underserved populations. Matching grants are for $10,000.
Deadline has passed--new guidelines will be available in January 2014.
Organizations may apply for creative placemaking projects that contribute to the livability of communities and place the arts at their core. Matching grants range from $25,000 to $200,000.
Deadline: Jan 13, 2014
Notification: July 2014
Earliest Start Date: Sept 1, 2014
The Research: Art Works category supports research projects to analyze the value and impact of the arts in the United States. Generally range from $10,000 to $30,000.
Deadline has passed.
Notification: April 2014
Earliest Start Date: May 1, 2014
For additional funding opportunities such as program solicitations for cooperative agreements, please visit the relevant Artistic Fields page to learn more.