Arts Grant News

Selected arts grants and philanthropy news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.



Cape Breton creative hub receives $5-mil federal investment

The Canada Cultural Spaces Fund of the Department of Canadian Heritage is awarding a $5 Million grant to assist in creating the Cape Breton Centre for Arts, Culture and Innovation, to be located in...more

The Era of Philanthrocapitalism
Foundation: Gates Foundation

Due to the financial crisis of 2008, Wall Street and the financial sector are viewed as the bad guys by large parts of the country, especially those occupying the lower classes of life. To go into...more

$7 Million in Native Grants From Ford Foundation
Foundation: Ford Foundation

Ford Foundation has bestowed seven million dollars to Native American communities and organizations. The grant money is split between several groups, but there is a common cause. The belief behind...more

$2.8 Million to Support the Arts in Akron Ohio
Foundation: Akron Community Foundation

The Akron Community Foundation has awarded a $2.8 Million grant to arts organizations in Summit County. $509,000 of that money will be used for dance programs for the county. It will also fund...more




Largest Foundation Support for Arts and Culture for 2012

Want to find foundation giving by subject area? see here



Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
3
191
56,144,511

Find Top Fifty Foundation Givers

Source: Foundation Stats (Foundation Center) / CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


Government Grants for the Arts




Future Leaders in Art Conservation Technology
National Park Service
1. Create a science and technology showcase for art conservators to expose more conservators to scientific methods. The showcase will lead to better conservation of cultural heritage. 2. Create a...more
Posted On - 2018-07-02


NEA Documentary Sustainability Project, FY2019
National Park Service
This Cooperative Agreement will begin on or after January 1, 2019, and may extend for up to 12 months. Program Description The purpose of this program solicitation is to select an organization...more
Posted On - 2018-06-27


NEA The Citizens' Institute on Rural Design TM (CIRD), FY2019
National Park Service
This Cooperative Agreement will begin on or after January 1, 2019, and may extend for up to 24 months. Program Description The purpose of this program solicitation is to select an organization...more
Posted On - 2018-06-26


NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert and Ancillary Events, FY2020
National Park Service
The NEA is seeking an organization (“Cooperator”) to produce and coordinate a free, public Tribute Concert (the “Concert”) and ancillary events honoring the 2020 NEA Jazz...more
Posted On - 2018-06-14


Programming in the the People's Republic of China
U.S. Mission to China
Building mutual understanding is a cornerstone of U.S. foreign policy abroad. Through the explanation and presentation of U.S policies, values, culture and history, U.S. embassies and consulates...more
Posted On - 2018-05-30


NEA Research Labs, FY2019
U.S. Mission to China
“An organization may submit only one proposal under this program solicitation.” “This Cooperative Agreement will begin no earlier than March 1, 2019, and extend for up to 24...more
Posted On - 2018-05-23







Grants News from around the Web




Social Entrepreneurship
Spotlight



$100 Million Fund That’s Fostering Detroit’s Minority Startup Entrepreneurs

$100 Million Fund That’s Fostering Detroit’s Minority Startup Entrepreneurs
Justine Sheu didn’t have any plans of becoming an entrepreneur. The Detroit-based millennial spent her...



Nonprofit Jobs in Arizona

  Fundraising & Development Jobs
  Social Services Jobs
  Education Jobs
  Social Services Employment
  Foundation Related Jobs



Federal Government Grant and Assistance Programs



Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2008-2018 Copyright Michael Saunders