Upcoming Grants Related to Arts & Humanities

 

WESTAF: TourWest

Deadline: Apr 2, 2018

TourWest is a competitive grant program that provides subsidies to presenters for the presentation of out-of-state touring performing and literary artists. Grants are available to organizations that sponsor performances within the 13-state WESTAF region (see eligibility below). For the 2018–2019 cycle, projects must take place between September 1, 2018 and August 31, 2019. All projects...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Infrastructure and Capacity Building Challenge Grants

Deadline: Mar 15, 2018

Infrastructure and Capacity Building Challenge Grants seek to strengthen the institutional base of the humanities by enabling infrastructure development and capacity building. Grants aim to help institutions secure long-term support for their core activities and expand efforts to preserve and create access to outstanding humanities materials. Challenge grant funds (both federal and nonfederal together) must...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Institutes for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities

Deadline: Mar 13, 2018

The Institutes for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities program supports national or regional (multistate) training programs for scholars, humanities professionals, and advanced graduate students to broaden and extend their knowledge of digital humanities. Through this program the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) seeks to increase the number of humanities scholars and practitioners using...


 

Wells Fargo Foundation: Arts and Culture and Civic Engagement Grants

Deadline: Feb 15, 2018

Wells Fargo makes contributions in areas that it believes are important to the future of our nation’s vitality and success. The first priority is to support programs and organizations whose chief purpose is to benefit low- and moderate-income individuals and families. Wells Fargo looks for projects that keep communities strong, diverse, and vibrant. Arts and...


 

Samuel H. Kress Foundation: Digital Resources Program

Deadline: Apr 1, 2018

The Digital Resources program is intended to foster new forms of research and collaboration as well as new approaches to teaching and learning. Support will also be offered for the digitization of important visual resources (especially art history photographic archives) in the area of pre-modern European art history; of primary textual sources (especially the literary...


 

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

Deadline: Feb 15, 2018

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. In order to respond to the community’s needs, distributions from the funds are pooled and aligned with the Foundation’s fields of interest, as...


 

RSF Social Finance: Seed Fund

Deadline: Mar 15, 2018

RSF’s mission is to create financial relationships that are direct, transparent, personal, and focused on long-term social, economic, and ecological benefit. It achieves its mission by: Offering investors and donors dynamic ways to align their money with their values Connecting entrepreneurs with diverse forms of capital Empowering leaders and advancing innovations in the field of...


 

Sparkplug Foundation

Deadline: Apr 10, 2018

The Sparkplug Foundation funds start-up organizations and new projects of established organizations in music, education, and community organizing. The Foundation aims to support the development of emerging democratic movements and communities working on issues of local democracy, justice, and sustainable energy in the rebuilding of the U.S. and global economies. Specifically, Sparkplug funds projects in...


 

William H. and Mattie Harris Foundation

Deadline: Mar 1, 2018

The Harris Foundation envisions making the world a better place for the well-being and safety of plants, animals, and human beings. The Foundation supports the following areas: The arts: Children’s theatre, documentaries, videos, and community outreach Conservation and education: Children’s theatre, documentaries, videos, and community outreach Conservation and field work: Animal field research, no-kill shelters,...


 

Penn National Gaming Foundation

Deadline: Apr 1, 2018

The Penn National Gaming Foundation typically awards grants in the following categories: Community development: Projects and programs related to community infrastructure improvements, public safety, economic development, housing, historic preservation, citizen involvement, civic leadership training, and other general community activities Education: Programs which support pre-school, elementary and secondary education, post-secondary education, and special education programs Human...


 

Institute of Museum and Library Services: Native American Library Services Basic Grants Program

Deadline: Apr 2, 2018

The goal of the FY 2018 Native American Library Services Basic Grants Program is to support existing library operations and maintain core library services. Successful Basic Grants support existing library operations and maintain core library services, particularly as they relate to the following goals in the Museum and Library Services Act: 1. Expanding services for...


 

City of Santa Fe: Global Arts Marketing Support

Deadline: Jan 26, 2018

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...


 

Children’s Theatre Foundation of America: Founders Fund Projects of Excellence & National Significance for Young People

Deadline: Jan 16, 2018

The Children’s Theatre Foundation of America (CFTA) challenges and supports theatre artists to achieve excellence in service to young people. CTFA is seeking applications from not-for-profit theatres for theatre projects/productions that focus on dismantling racism. The Foundation will support a ground-breaking project that demonstrates diversity, racial equity and inclusion and promotes the involvement of communities...


 

Children’s Theatre Foundation of America: Aurand Harris Fund

Deadline: Mar 2, 2018

The Children’s Theatre Foundation of America (CTFA) challenges and supports theatre artists to achieve excellence in service to young people. The Foundation supports theatre artists and organizations that share the Foundation’s values working to address past and current injustices to groups that have been historically disadvantaged and socially, politically, and economically excluded. CTFA is currently...


 

Council on Library and Information Resources: Recordings at Risk Grant Program

Deadline: Feb 9, 2018

Recordings at Risk is a national regranting program, funded through the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and administered by the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR), to support the preservation of rare and unique audio and audiovisual content of high scholarly value through digital reformatting. Awards cover costs of preservation reformatting for audio and/or audiovisual...