Cultivating the Arts in Tennessee

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16.3 Million

Inspiring 16.3 million in-person arts experiences in FY23

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95 Counties

Connecting communities with programs in all 95 counties

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$9 Million

Enhancing everyday lives by investing $9 million in Annual & Rolling Grants in FY23

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Notable Dates

  • June 2024 - FY25 Annual Grant Notifications Go Out
  • June 15, 2024 - Grant Closeout Deadline
  • July 1, 2024 - Arts Build Communities Grant Deadline
  • July 4, 2024 - Offices Closed

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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