Upcoming Grants Related to Arts & Humanities

 

City of Santa Fe: Collaborative Arts Events Marketing Program

Deadline: May 18, 2018

The Collaborative Arts Events Marketing Program is designed to develop citywide, multi-partner arts events for the purposes advertising, publicizing, and promoting tourist-related attractions, facilities, and events, specifically as they relate to nonprofit art activities and nonprofit performing arts in Santa Fe. For the purpose of this program, collaborative arts marketing is defined as a complementing...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Digital Projects for the Public

Deadline: Jun 6, 2018

Digital Projects for the Public grants support projects that interpret and analyze humanities content in primarily digital platforms and formats, such as websites, mobile applications and tours, interactive touch screens and kiosks, games, and virtual environments. The projects must be designed to attract broad public audiences. All Digital Projects for the Public projects should: Present...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Digital Humanities Advancement Grants

Deadline: Jun 5, 2018

Digital Humanities Advancement Grants (DHAG) support digital projects throughout their lifecycles, from early start-up phases through implementation and long-term sustainability. Experimentation, re-use, and extensibility are hallmarks of this grant program, leading to innovative work that can scale to enhance research, teaching, and public programming in the humanities. Digital Humanities Advancement Grants may involve: Creating or...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Research and Development

Deadline: Jun 7, 2018

The Research and Development program supports projects that address major challenges in preserving or providing access to humanities collections and resources. These challenges include the need to find better ways to preserve materials of critical importance to the nation’s cultural heritage—from fragile artifacts and manuscripts to analog recordings and digital assets subject to technological obsolescence—and...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Common Heritage Program

Deadline: May 31, 2018

America’s cultural heritage is preserved not only in libraries, museums, archives, and other community organizations, but also in all of our homes, family histories, and life stories. The Common Heritage program aims to capture this vitally important part of the country’s heritage and preserve it for future generations. Common Heritage will support both the digitization...


 

Institute for Museum & Library Services: Activating Community Opportunities Using Museums/Libraries as Assets – A National Leadership Grants Special Initiative

Deadline: May 14, 2018

National Leadership Grants for Libraries (NLG) support projects that address challenges and opportunities facing the library, archive, and museum (LAM) fields and that have the potential to advance theory and practice. Activating Community Opportunities Using Museums/Libraries as Assets is a special NLG initiative with the goal of examining how LAMs can work with their communities...


 

Hancock Family Foundation

Deadline: Jun 15, 2018

The Hancock Family Foundation was organized to provide leadership and encouragement to community-based charitable activities in New Mexico. Through its grants, the Foundation seeks to support agencies dedicated to women and children’s health and welfare; education; performing arts and cultural organizations; and wilderness preservation and animal protection. Amount: Grants range from $1,000 to $10,000 and...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Preservation Assistance Grants for Smaller Institutions

Deadline: May 2, 2018

Preservation Assistance Grants help small and mid-sized institutions — such as libraries, museums, historical societies, archival repositories, cultural organizations, town and county records offices, and colleges and universities — improve their ability to preserve and care for their significant humanities collections. These may include special collections of books and journals, archives and manuscripts, prints and...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Preservation and Access Education and Training Grants

Deadline: May 1, 2018

The Preservation and Access Education and Training program supports the development of knowledge and skills among professionals responsible for preserving and establishing access to humanities collections. Grants are awarded to organizations that offer national or regional education and training programs that reach audiences in more than one state. Grants aim to help the staff of...


 

Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation

Deadline: May 10, 2018

The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation considers requests to support: Museums and cultural and performing arts programs Schools Hospitals Educational and skills training programs Programs for youth, seniors, and the handicapped Environmental and wildlife protection activities Community-based organizations and their programs The Foundation does not establish funding priorities on an annual basis, but rather supports...


 

Taos Community Foundation

Deadline: Mar 7, 2018

The Taos Community Foundation’s grantmaking supports the improvement of its communities’ quality of life. It believes that quality of life is grounded in the health of its communities and that healthy and safe communities result when the following are met: Children and youth become citizens who have the desire and the skills to be employed,...


 

Bloomberg Philanthropies: Public Art Challenge

Deadline: Apr 19, 2018

Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Arts Program works to showcase the potential of artists to act as civic leaders, drawing attention to and encouraging dialogue around pressing problems. The Public Art Challenge encourages mayors to partner with artists, elevating the value of including the creative sector when developing solutions to significant urban issues. The program supports temporary public...


 

Amphion Foundation: Performing Ensembles

Deadline: Apr 1, 2018

The Amphion Foundation’s grant program objective is to encourage the performance of contemporary concert music, particularly by American composers, through support to performing and presenting organizations that have demonstrated sustained artistic excellence, in addition to service organizations and other organizations that support contemporary music. The current grant opportunity is for performing ensembles such as orchestras,...


 

Chamber Music America: Classical Commissioning Program

Deadline: Apr 29, 2018

Chamber Music America’s (CMA’s) Classical Commissioning Program provides grants for the commissioning and performance of new works by American composers to professional U.S.-based presenters and ensembles whose programming includes Western European and/or non-Western classical and contemporary music. The program supports works scored for 2–10 musicians performing one per part, composed in any of the musical...


 

City of Santa Fe: Lodgers’ Tax for the Arts – National Arts Marketing

Deadline: Feb 23, 2018

National Arts Marketing Support provides contracts to arts organizations for providing marketing/promotional services of major cultural events and year-round institutional programs. Organizations also provide programs and services that support the Commission’s work in the areas of youth arts, economic growth, creative spaces and/or engagement. To be eligible, applicants must demonstrate marketing plans for reaching a...