Category: News

Upcoming Deadline for Artist Emergency Grants

From New York Foundation for the Arts – Deadline June 7, 2022 For visual artists, film/video/digital/electronic artists and choreographers in need, the national Rauschenberg Emergency Grants support expenses for recent medical, dental or mental health emergencies. Up to $5,000 may be requested for treatment that has already occurred, is currently taking place, and/or is on […]

Bring Free Concerts to Your Community!

From Levitt Foundation – Applications are now open nationwide for the 2023–2025 Levitt AMP [Your City] Grant Awards to activate underused public spaces and build community through the power of free, live music. The Levitt AMP [Your City] Grant Awards is an exciting, multi-year matching grant opportunity bringing the joy of free outdoor concerts to small to mid-sized towns […]

Apply for the 2023 Accelerator Awards

From Shenika John Jordan, The Lewis Prize for Music – Application Deadline: Friday, June 3, 2022, at 5 pm PT/ 3 pm CT / 2 pm ET The Lewis Prize for Music’s 2023 Accelerator Awards is accepting applicants. Multi-year awards of $500,000 each will be awarded in January 2023. By applying, organizations are also eligible […]

NEA Announces Second Round of Grants for FY 2022

From Liz Auclair, National Endowment for Arts – 18 Tennessee organizations are receiving a total of $1,409,900. Washington, DC — For its second major grant announcement of fiscal year 2022, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) is announcing more than $91 million in recommended grants to organizations in all 50 states and U.S. jurisdictions. […]

Sarah Elizabeth Cornejo – 2022 State Fellowship Recipient

From Ivan Schustak, South Arts – South Arts has named sculptor, Sarah Elizabeth Cornejo of Memphis as one of nine visual artists as 2022 State Fellows, part of the Southern Prize and State Fellowships program. Each fellowship – one per state in the South Arts region of AL, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, […]

Rauschenberg Dancer Emergency Grants

From New York Foundation for the Arts – New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA), in partnership with the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, has announced the launch of Rauschenberg Dancer Emergency Grants, a new program that will provide one-time grants of up to $5,000 to professional dancers in need, who have a dire financial emergency due to […]