Upcoming Grants Related to Arts & Humanities

 

New Mexico Arts

Deadline: Dec 31, 1969

Note: New applicants are required to submit an advanced review by October 16, 2020. New Mexico Arts funds arts activities in the following discipline areas: Performing arts, visual arts, literary arts, media arts, multidisciplinary arts (involving more than one artistic discipline), and interdisciplinary arts (relating two or more artistic disciplines). It supports programs that foster...


 

City of Albuquerque: Urban Enhancement Trust Fund

Deadline: Oct 31, 2020

Note: Exact deadline date TBD. Albuquerque’s Urban Enhancement Trust Fund supports projects that enhance and enrich culture for city residents. Projects funded in the past have included: Arts/cultural educational workshops at community centers, schools, senior centers, public venues Free performances, exhibits, or cultural festivals Audio, video, or electronic productions Oral histories, cultural research, or plans Historical...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Scholarly Editions and Scholarly Translations

Deadline: Dec 2, 2020

The Scholarly Editions and Scholarly Translations program provides grants to organizations to support collaborative teams who are editing, annotating, and translating foundational humanities texts that are vital to learning and research but are currently inaccessible or are available only in inadequate editions or translations. Typically, the texts are significant literary, philosophical, and historical materials, but...


 

Santa Fe Community Foundation: Fall Grants Round

Deadline: Aug 13, 2020

The Santa Fe Community Foundation’s Fall Funding Priorities will focus on Sustainable Agriculture and Stewardship of Resources; Cultural Vibrancy; Economic Security and Opportunities; and Animal Welfare. The Sustainable Agriculture and Stewardship of Resources priority will support requests that work to improve: local food self-sufficiency; land, air, and water health; and energy from renewable sources. Through...


 

Park Foundation

Deadline: Jul 10, 2020

The Park Foundation’s program interests include the following areas that: Media: The Foundation supports public interest media that raises awareness of critical environmental, political and social issues to promote a better informed citizenry in the U.S. It supports quality, non-commercial media that is substantive, fair, and accurate. Program priorities include investigative journalism, media policy, and...


 

National Historical Publications & Records Commission: Public Engagement with Historical Records

Deadline: Oct 8, 2020

The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) seeks projects that encourage public engagement with historical records, including the development of new tools that enable people to engage online. The NHPRC is looking for projects that create models and technologies that other institutions can freely adopt. In general, collaborations between archivists, documentary editors, historians, educators,...


 

Albuquerque Community Foundation: Arts/Culture, Education, and Environmental/Historic Preservation

Deadline: Feb 13, 2020

The Albuquerque Community Foundation makes grants to organizations providing services benefiting people in the Albuquerque metropolitan area through a competitive process. The Foundation’s Competitive Grant Program is comprised of 71 endowment funds. Through the Round 1 application cycle, the Foundation will accept applications in the following fields of interest: Arts and Culture: Grants focus on...


 

City of Santa Fe: Global Arts Marketing Support

Deadline: Feb 6, 2020

Global Arts Marketing Support provides larger contract amounts to bigger nonprofit 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 City of Santa Fe Arts Commission’s work in the areas of youth arts, economic growth, creative spaces, and engagement. To be...


 

U.S. Department of the Interior: American Battlefield Protection Program

Deadline: Jan 31, 2020

The Battlefield Protection Program will support projects that relate to planning, interpreting, and protecting sites where historic battles were fought on American soil during the armed conflicts that shaped the growth and development of the United States. Types of projects that these grants have funded include: Site Identification and Documentation Projects Historical research Resource surveys...


 

National Endowment for the Arts: Challenge America

Deadline: Apr 9, 2020

The Challenge America category offers support primarily to small and mid-sized organizations for projects that extend the reach of the arts to underserved populations – those whose opportunities to experience the arts are limited by geography, ethnicity, economics, or disability. Age alone (e.g., youth, seniors) does not qualify a group as underserved; at least one...


 

National Endowment for the Arts: Grants for Arts Projects

Deadline: Feb 13, 2020

Grants for Arts Projects is the National Endowment for the Arts’ (NEA) principal grants program. Through project-based funding, it supports public engagement with, and access to, various forms of excellent art across the nation, the creation of art that meets the highest standards of excellence, learning in the arts at all stages of life, and...


 

Righteous Persons Foundation

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020

The Righteous Persons Foundation is dedicated to supporting efforts that build a vibrant, just, and inclusive Jewish community in the United States. The Foundation is currently targeting national-level projects that: Foster Jewish arts, culture, and identity: To revitalize and illuminate Jewish identity today, the Foundation will invest in projects that make the old new. This...


 

National Trust for Historic Preservation: African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020

Grants from the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund are designed to advance ongoing preservation activities for historic places such as sites, museums, and landscapes representing African American cultural heritage. The fund supports work in four primary areas: Capital Projects, Organizational Capacity Building, Project Planning, and Programming and Interpretation. Amount:...


 

National Archives and Records Administration: Publishing Historical Records in Documentary Editions

Deadline: Jun 10, 2020

The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) of the National Archives supports projects that promote access to America’s historical records to encourage understanding of the nation’s democracy, history, and culture. The NHPRC seeks proposals to publish documentary editions of historical records. Projects may focus on broad historical movements in U.S. history, such as politics,...


 

Craig H. Neilsen Foundation: Creating Opportunity & Independence

Deadline: Jan 10, 2020

The Creating Opportunity & Independence (CO&I) portfolio supports organizations that provide programs and services that enhance the quality of life for individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI). Areas of focus include: assistive technology, education, employment, independent living, rehabilitation, and arts, sports, and recreation. There are two funding categories in the CO&I portfolio: Community Support Grants...