$1000 Working Artist Purchase Award | Call for Submissions

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We offer a small art purchase award to help serious artists keep working. Our award is open worldwide to all visual artists, including but not limited to those working in traditional styles, ie., painting, drawing, printmaking, mixed media, sculpture, glass, installation, or with digital/new media, photography and film/video. See our complete submissions guidelines at: http://www.workingartist.org/submission-guidelines.html…. Read more »

Our Town Grants for Creative Placemaking | National Endowment for the Arts

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Our Town is the National Endowment for the Arts’ creative placemaking grants program. These grants support projects that integrate arts, culture, and design activities into efforts that strengthen communities by advancing local economic, physical, and/or social outcomes.

ARRAY Grant | Getty Images & ARRAY Alliance

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The Getty Images ARRAY Grant, offered in partnership with award-winning director and producer Ava Duvernay’s ARRAY Alliance, will provide financial support and mentorship to artists who capture the visual narrative of underrepresented ethnic communities and use their medium to progress visual representation.

Contemporary Forum Artists’ Grants

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Contemporary Forum is now accepting submissions for the 2018 Artists’ Grants! Applications are due on April 27, 2018. The selection committee will award up to five Arizona artists grants of $2,000 each. The grants are intended to provide recognition and financial support for emerging professional artists focused on establishing their careers. Winners will be announced… Read more »

Visual Arts Grants | Robert Lehman Foundation

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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… Read more »

Music Program Grants | Spread Music Now

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Spread Music Now is committed to filling the gap left by cuts in school music education by funding music programs that foster continual learning and that put students on a clear path to college, career, and life success. Spread Music Now welcomes stories from nonprofit music and arts education and youth development organizations, public school… Read more »

Artist Grants | Pollock-Krasner Foundation

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The Pollock-Krasner Foundation’s dual criteria for grants are recognizable artistic merit and demonstrable financial need, whether professional, personal or both. The Foundation’s mission is to aid, internationally, those individuals who have worked as professional artists over a significant period of time. The Foundation welcomes, throughout the year, applications from visual artists who are painters, sculptors… Read more »

Arts Grants | Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation

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Funding from the Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation is currently available to support direct costs for catalogues and other publications accompanying contemporary art exhibitions and projects, especially those supporting emerging and under-recognized artists, and produced by organizations outside the nation’s cultural centers. Limited funds are also available for publications related to the grantee organization and its… Read more »

CERF+ Emergency Relief for Craft Artists

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CERF+ serves artists who work in craft disciplines by providing a safety net to support strong and sustainable careers. CERF+’s core services are education programs, advocacy, network building and emergency relief. CERF+ provides assistance to craft artists who have experienced a recent, serious emergency or is dealing with a major setback due to illness, accident,… Read more »

Arizona Humanities Grants and Mini Grants Opportunities

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Arizona Humanities supports innovative, community-based projects that use humanities disciplines to connect Arizonans to the cultures, peoples, and histories of the state and beyond. Proposals are welcome from a wide range of nonprofit organizations and encourages projects that are innovative in their approach toward the humanities and public programming. Through disciplines such as literature, history,… Read more »