Cultivating the Arts in Tennessee

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14 Million

Inspiring 14 million in-person arts experiences in FY22

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95 Counties

Connecting communities with programs in all 95 counties

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$9.3 Million

Enhancing everyday lives by investing $9.3 million in Annual & Rolling Grants in FY22

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Notable Dates

  • November 1, 2023 - FY25 Annual Grant Applications Open
  • November 23, 2023 - Closed
  • November 24, 2023 - Closed
  • November 28, 2023 - Quarterly Commission Meeting - Nashville
  • December 8, 2023 - Title VI Training Forms Due

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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