Upcoming Grants Related to Arts & Humanities

 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections

Deadline: Dec 12, 2018

The Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections (SCHC) program helps cultural institutions meet the complex challenge of preserving large and diverse holdings of humanities materials for future generations by supporting sustainable conservation measures that mitigate deterioration, prolong the useful life of collections, and support institutional resilience: the ability to anticipate and respond to natural and man-made disasters....


 

The MAP Fund

Deadline: Feb 15, 2019

The MAP Fund invests in artistic production as the critical foundation of imagining — and ultimately co-creating — a more equitable and vibrant society. MAP supports original live performance projects that embody a spirit of deep inquiry, particularly works created by artists who question, disrupt, complicate, and challenge inherited notions of social and cultural hierarchy...


 

Libraries and Autism: Autism Welcome Here: Library Programs, Services and More

Deadline: Dec 1, 2018

The Autism Welcome Here: Library Programs, Services and More grant honors the work of Meg Kolaya for her contributions in promoting inclusion, connecting libraries and the autism community, and bringing awareness of the needs of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families to the library community. The grants will fund projects and services for...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Scholarly Editions and Translations Grants

Deadline: Dec 5, 2018

Scholarly Editions and Translations grants support the preparation of editions and translations of pre-existing texts of value to the humanities that are currently inaccessible or available only in inadequate editions or transcriptions. Typically, the texts and documents are significant literary, philosophical, and historical materials; but other types of work, such as musical notation, are also...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Dialogues on the Experience of War

Deadline: Nov 15, 2018

The Dialogues on the Experience of War program supports the study and discussion of important humanities sources about war, in the belief that these sources can help U.S. military veterans and others think more deeply about the issues raised by war and military service. Although the program is primarily designed to reach military veterans, men...


 

Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences: Academy Grants Program – FilmWatch and FilmCraft

Deadline: Nov 16, 2018

The Academy Grants program directly supports the overall mission of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences: to recognize and uphold excellence in the motion picture arts and sciences, inspire imagination, and connect the world through the medium of motion pictures. Through the Grants Program, the Academy seeks to adhere to the following guiding...


 

Kerr Foundation

Deadline: Jan 18, 2019

The Kerr Foundation supports nonprofit organizations, programs, and institutions that provide new or enhanced opportunities to those within the granting areas, particularly the young. The Foundation believes that this is best accomplished in the areas of education, health, cultural development, and community service as follows: Education: Institutions of higher learning and pre-collegiate organizations including health...


 

Classics For Kids Foundation

Deadline: Dec 31, 2018

The Classics for Kids Foundation believes that playing a stringed instrument can transform a child, giving them experiences and skills that can help make them more successful in life. The foundation provides matching grants schools or nonprofit organizations to incorporate fine string instruments into their music programs. To be eligible, public and private schools or...


 

Arts Midwest: Shakespeare in American Communities

Deadline: Dec 7, 2018

Shakespeare in American Communities is a national theater program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest bringing performances and related educational activities to audiences across the country. The program supports high-quality, professional productions of Shakespeare’s plays for middle- and high-school students in underserved schools throughout the United States. Two opportunities...


 

Burning Man Arts

Deadline: Dec 19, 2018

Burning Man Arts’ Global Art Grants program funds highly interactive, community-driven works of art that prioritize community involvement in their development, execution, and display. It funds art that is accessible to the public, civic in scope, and that prompts the viewer to act. Burning Man likes art that can be experienced in more ways than...


 

New Mexico Arts

Deadline: Dec 7, 2018

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 arts education, arts economic development, performing and visual arts, and contemporary and traditional folk...


 

Shubert Foundation: Dance, Arts Organizations, and Education Grants

Deadline: Oct 17, 2018

The Shubert Foundation is dedicated to sustaining and advancing live performing arts, with a particular emphasis on theatre and a secondary focus on dance. The Foundation provides general operating support to professional theatre and dance companies, as well as some arts-related organizations that help support their development. The Foundation is currently accepting application for the...


 

Shubert Foundation: Theatre Grants

Deadline: Dec 5, 2018

The Shubert Foundation is dedicated to sustaining and advancing live performing arts, with a particular emphasis on theatre and a secondary focus on dance. The Foundation provides general operating support to professional theatre and dance companies, as well as some arts-related organizations that help support their development. The Foundation considers the following when awarding theatre...


 

City of Albuquerque: Urban Enhancement Trust Fund

Deadline: Oct 25, 2018

The Urban Enhancement Trust Fund (UETF) is a public endowment created by the Albuquerque City Council in 1983. UETF is a two-year program with planning, application, review, and selection process. UETF supports organizations that are dedicated to enhancing Albuquerque’s cultural vitality in the area of visual art, music, theater, dance, history, or literature. UETF funds...


 

VIA Art Fund: Artistic Production Support

Deadline: Oct 26, 2018

VIA Art Fund is a nonprofit grantmaking organization and new model of philanthropy that supports (V)isionary (I)nitiatives in (A)rt. As a national coalition of donors, VIA funds international artists, nonprofit organizations, cultural institutions, art production platforms, and contemporary art biennials or festivals for the production, exhibition, public dissemination, and institutional acquisition of ambitious and pioneering...