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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$7.5 Million

Enhancing everyday lives by investing $7.5 Million in FY21

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Upcoming Dates

  • January 10, 2022 - Major Cultural Institutions - Application Deadline
  • January 10, 2022 - Partnership Support - Application Deadline
  • January 10, 2022 - Small Urban/Rural Partnership Support - Application Deadline
  • January 17, 2022 - TAC Offices Closed in Observance of MLK Jr. Holiday
  • January 18, 2022 - Arts Access - Application Deadline
  • January 18, 2022 - Arts Education Community Learning - Application Deadline
  • January 18, 2022 - Arts Education Teacher Training - Application Deadline
  • January 18, 2022 - Arts Pathways for Youth Success (Formerly Funds for At-Risk Youth/FAY) - Application Deadline
  • January 18, 2022 - Arts Project Support - Application Deadline
  • January 18, 2022 - Arts360 - Application Deadline
  • January 18, 2022 - Creative Placemaking - Application Deadline
  • January 18, 2022 - Rural Arts Project Support - Application Deadline
  • January 24, 2022 - Individual Artist Fellowship - Application Deadline
  • February 4, 2022 - Tennessee Nonprofit Arts & Culture Recovery Fund Grant - FY2022 Application Deadline
  • February 15, 2022 - Creative Placemaking: Rural Arts Facilities Fund - Application Deadline

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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Exhibition

Exhibition

Enjoy our featured exhibits online. The gallery is currently closed due to COVID.

News

News

All the latest news from the Commission

Programs

Programs

Explore seven agency programs for grant opportunities, resources and current news

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By purchasing an Arts Plate, you support arts organizations, schools and communities across Tennessee

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