The Robert Lehman Foundation operates exclusively in the field of the visual arts. Grants are made on an individual basis to museums, arts organizations, educational institutions and other cultural organizations with the goal of enhancing the role of the visual arts within American and world culture. Within these broad parameters, the Foundation is open to a wide range of projects from art education programs, museum exhibitions and outreach to art history lectureships and scholarly publications.

The Foundation reviews proposals on a bi-annual basis. Proposals must be received by April 1 or September 1.


Organization/Company: The Robert Lehman Foundation
Location: New York, NY
Deadline: April 1 and September 1
How to Apply: Proposals should include a brief history and mission of the organization, project summary, project and organizational budgets, financial statements, list of the organization's Board of Directors and Officers as well as a copy of the organization's 501(c)3 ruling.

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