Upcoming Grants Related to Arts & Humanities

 

Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico: The Devasthali Family Foundation Fund

Deadline: Sep 30, 2021

The Devasthali Family Foundation Fund supports the arts, education, and child hunger initiatives in southern New Mexico. This fund seeks to support both new and existing projects that positively impact those living throughout the seven counties CFSNM serves. Amount: Grants typically range from $1,000 to $8,000. Eligibility: Non-profit organizations located in Doña Ana, Hidalgo, Otero,...


 

Les Paul Foundation Music Programs

Deadline: Sep 15, 2021

The Les Paul Foundation inspires innovative and creative thinking by sharing the legacy of Les Paul through support of music education, recording, innovation, and medical research related to hearing. Funding consideration is given to programs and projects that encourage innovation in music production and/or performance, and to innovative STEM or STEAM programs for students and...


 

Wallace Foundation: Arts Organizations of Color Initiative

Deadline: Aug 13, 2021

Note: August 13​​, 2021 is the deadline for letters for interest. Of those organizations who submit letters of interest, Wallace will invite 50 to submit full grant applications, which will be due October 29, 2021. The Wallace Foundation is seeking eligible arts organizations of color for a new initiative that will explore the question​: “When...


 

Santa Fe Community Foundation: Fall 2021 Grant Cycle

Deadline: Aug 30, 2021

Santa Fe Community Foundation seeks grant proposals from organizations that are engaged in direct service, policy advocacy, and/or collaborative efforts to improve outcomes in the following areas: Animal Welfare Cultural Vibrancy Economic Security and Opportunities Educational Success and Career Pathways Envision Fund (LGBTQ+) Native American Advised Fund Santa Fe Baby Fund Sustainable Agriculture and Stewardship...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Media Projects Program

Deadline: Aug 11, 2021

The National Endowment for the Humanities Media Projects Program supports the development, production, and distribution of radio programs, podcasts, long-form documentary films, and documentary film series that engage general audiences with humanities ideas in creative and appealing ways. Projects must be grounded in humanities scholarship and demonstrate an approach that is thoughtful, balanced, and analytical....


 

Institute of Museum and Library Services: American Rescue Plan Grants

Deadline: Jun 28, 2021

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) American Rescue Plan grants program supports museum and library services in addressing community needs created or exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic and in assisting with recovery. Projects may continue, enhance, or expand existing programs and services, or they may launch new ones to address emergent needs and...


 

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

Deadline: May 18, 2021

The purpose of the Challenge Grants program is to strengthen the institutional base of the humanities by enabling infrastructure development and capacity building. Awards aim to help institutions secure long-term support for their core activities and expand efforts to preserve and create access to outstanding humanities materials. Applicants must work wholly or in part in...


 

National Endowment for the Arts: Challenge America

Deadline: Apr 22, 2021

The Challenge America program promotes equal access to the arts in communities across America. The program offers support primarily to small organizations for projects in all artistic disciplines that extend the reach of the arts to populations that are underserved. The program is rooted in a recognition that: Some populations and some geographic areas have...


 

Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico: Dr. Robert Palmer Grant Fund

Deadline: May 21, 2021

The Dr. Robert Palmer Grant Fund seeks to support both new and existing projects that demonstrate improvement in the well-being of Luna County residents to support healthy environments where Luna County residents live, work, and play. The purpose is to provide nonprofit support and demonstrate improved outcomes for Luna County residents as broadly defined by...


 

Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico: Devasthali Family Foundation Fund

Deadline: May 7, 2021

The Devasthali Family Foundation Fund seeks to support both new and existing arts, education, and child hunger projects that positively impact those living throughout the seven counties served by the Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico (Doña Ana, Hidalgo, Otero, Sierra, Grant, Lincoln, and Luna Counties). Amount: Grants typically range from $1,000 to $8,000. Eligibility:...


 

City of Albuquerque: Urban Enhancement Trust Fund

Deadline: Feb 26, 2021

The Urban Enhancement Trust Fund seeks to fund projects dedicated to enhancing Albuquerque’s cultural vitality in the areas of visual art, music, theater, dance, history or literature, and that have favorable economic or cultural impacts on the city. This funding cycle will prioritize projects that positively impact residents, neighborhoods and communities by providing direct access...


 

J.M. Kaplan Fund: Innovation Prize

Deadline: Apr 30, 2021

The J.M. Kaplan Innovation Prize seeks out visionary nonprofit and mission-driven for-profit organizations that work within, across, or in a manner related to one or more of the Fund’s three program areas: Social Justice: Buttressing democracy, voter education, and reforms to the criminal justice and immigration systems. The Environment: Slowing the pace of climate change...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Assistance for Arts Education Program

Deadline: Mar 16, 2021

The Assistance for Arts Education (AAE) Program promotes arts education for students, including disadvantaged students and students who are children with disabilities, through activities such as (a) professional development for arts educators, teachers, and principals; (b) development and dissemination of accessible instructional materials and arts-based educational programming, including online resources, in multiple arts disciplines; and...


 

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

Deadline: Feb 11, 2021

The Albuquerque Community Foundation seeks to award grants to organizations serving the Greater Albuquerque Metropolitan Area. The Foundation will consider awards for organizations: With a proven track record providing services benefiting people in Greater Albuquerque’s Creative Economy. With clearly defined organizational goals and measurable program outcomes and outputs. That build on community, regional, and organizational...


 

The Carl & Marilynn Thoma Art Foundation: General Grants for Nonprofits

Deadline: Mar 11, 2021

The Thoma Foundation provides grants to nonprofit organizations whose innovative projects and original ideas will advance scholarship in the arts, and seeks bold proposals that provide promising insights into the following fields: Art of the Spanish Americas Digital & Electronic Art Japanese Bamboo Post-War Painting & Sculpture Arts and culture of the American Southwest Projects...