Cultivating the Arts in Tennessee

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9 Million

Inspiring nine million individual arts experiences every year.

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95 Counties

Connecting communities with programs in all 95 counties.

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$5.5 Million

Enhancing everyday lives by investing $5.5 Million in FY18.

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Upcoming Dates

  • 9/23/19 - Grants workshop in Morristown
  • 9/27/19 - Grants workshop in Johnson City and Knoxville
  • 9/30/19 - Grants workshop in Mt. Pleasant
  • 10/7/19 - Grants workshop in Murfreesboro

Grant Opportunities

The Tennessee Arts Commission offers a variety of distinct funding opportunities to encourage participation in arts activities in communities across all 95 counties!

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