Upcoming Grants Related to Arts & Humanities

 

Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts

Deadline: Sep 1, 2018

The primary focus of the Andy Warhol Foundation’s grantmaking has been to support the creation, presentation, and documentation of contemporary visual art, particularly work that is experimental, under-recognized, or challenging in nature. Grants are made for scholarly exhibitions at museums; curatorial research; visual arts programming at artist-centered organizations; artist residencies and commissions; arts writing; and...


 

Mockingbird Foundation

Deadline: Aug 1, 2018

The Mockingbird Foundation’s programmatic focus is music education for children, defined as follows: Music: The Foundation is particularly interested in projects that encourage and foster creative expression in any musical form (including composition, instrumentation, vocalization, or improvisation), but also recognizes broader and more basic needs within conventional instruction. Mockingbird encourages applications associated with diverse or...


 

Samuel H. Kress Foundation: Conservation Grants Program

Deadline: Oct 1, 2018

The Conservation program supports the professional practice of art conservation, especially as it relates to European art of the pre-modern era. Grants are awarded to projects that create and disseminate specialized knowledge, including archival projects, development and dissemination of scholarly databases, documentation projects, exhibitions and publications focusing on art conservation, scholarly publications, and technical and...


 

Classics For Kids Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 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. To that end, the foundation provides matching grants schools or nonprofit organization to incorporate fine string instruments into their music programs. To be eligible, public and...


 

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

Deadline: Aug 9, 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...


 

Levitt Foundation: AMP [Your City] Grant Awards

Deadline: Sep 25, 2018

The Levitt AMP [Your City] Grant Awards is a matching grant program made possible by the Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation, a national private foundation dedicated to strengthening the social fabric of America through the power of free, live music. With Levitt AMP, the joy of free, live music is bringing communities together in small...


 

Dr. Robert Palmer Grant Fund

Deadline: Jul 31, 2018

The Dr. Robert Palmer Grant Fund assists organizations in improving outcomes in Luna County, New Mexico. The Fund provides support broadly in areas that may include: Health and wellness Education Arts and humanities Animal services Direct nonprofit services Programs that support Luna County residents in general Capital projects – seed funding Collaboration and coalitions –...


 

U.S. Department of Interior: Cultural Resources Management

Deadline: Jul 13, 2018

The U.S. Department of Interior, National Park Service (NPS) seeks to work with partners to collaboratively conduct a variety of activities, including, but not limited to: Archeological Identification/Evaluation Studies Archival Records Management Plans Bibliographic and historiographic essays Collection Management Plan (CMP) Cultural Affiliation Study and Lineal Descent Studies Cultural Landscapes Inventory (CLI) Cultural Resources Geographical...


 

Country Music Association (CMA) Foundation

Deadline: Jul 31, 2018

Country Music Association (CMA) Foundation is focused on shaping the next generation through music education. The Foundation believes that every child should have access and opportunity to participate in a quality program. Meeting the needs of each community through music education is complex and often takes time. The Foundation works closely with grantees to establish...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Humanities Initiatives at Tribal Colleges and Universities

Deadline: Jul 19, 2018

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Humanities Initiatives at Tribal Colleges and Universities help strengthen the teaching and study of the humanities by developing new humanities programs, resources, or courses, or by enhancing existing ones. Each project must be organized around a core topic or set of themes drawn from areas of study in the...


 

Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico: Devasthali Family Foundation Fund

Deadline: Aug 1, 2018

The Devasthali Family Foundation Fund seeks to assist organizations in positively impacting the arts, education, child hunger, and maternal/child wellbeing in southern New Mexico. Funding is principally for project/program costs and not for general operation and overhead expenses. Allowable costs may also include an appropriate proportion of rent, utilities, and other costs directly related to...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Humanities Collections and Reference Resources

Deadline: Jul 19, 2018

The Humanities Collections and Reference Resources (HCRR) program supports projects that provide an essential underpinning for scholarship, education, and public programming in the humanities. Thousands of libraries, archives, museums, and historical organizations across the country maintain important collections of books and manuscripts, photographs, sound recordings and moving images, archaeological and ethnographic artifacts, art and material...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Humanities Initiatives at Community Colleges

Deadline: Jul 19, 2018

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Humanities Initiatives at Community Colleges program supports community colleges’ commitment to educating students on a variety of educational and career paths. The program funds curricular and faculty development projects that help strengthen humanities programs and/or incorporate humanistic approaches in fields outside the humanities. Projects must be organized around a...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Humanities Initiatives at Hispanic-Serving Institutions

Deadline: Jul 19, 2018

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Humanities Initiatives at Hispanic-Serving Institutions are intended to strengthen the teaching and study of the humanities, resources, or courses, or by enhancing existing ones. Applicants are encouraged to draw on the knowledge of outside scholars who would contribute expertise and fresh insights to the project. Proposed projects must be...


 

The Audacious Project

Deadline: Jun 10, 2018

The Audacious Project is a collaborative approach to funding ideas with the potential to create change at thrilling scale. Housed at TED, the project is a partnership between some of the most respected organizations in philanthropy and the public. The project is attempting to address a major frustration faced by the world’s change-makers. Without access...