Category: News

Performing Arts Discovery Deadline Extension Announcement

From Lucy Taylor, Western Arts Alliance – New deadline: January 28, 2022 at 5pm PT Calling all US-based performing artists with readiness to tour internationally: apply now for the Performing Arts Discovery (PAD) Program! Note the extended deadline: Friday January 28, 5pm PT. PAD — launched by the NEA in 2015 to promote US artists […]

Free Webinar: How to Get Your Music Placed in Film and TV

From Jonathan Harwell-Dye, Arts & Business Council of Greater Nashville – Free webinar features a panel of music and film industry experts discussing how to get your music placed in film and TV projects!  In the second installment of the Tennessee Film & Entertainment Webinar Series, attendees will gain insight into the unique opportunities that […]

Grants for Arts Projects Deadline Approaching

From The National Endowment for the Arts – This year’s deadlines for Grants for Arts Projects (GAP) funding for Museums and Visual Arts projects are: • GAP 1 // Thursday, February 10, 2022 • GAP 2 // Thursday, July 7, 2022 Projects may focus on reaching a particular constituency; however, they may not be exclusionary […]

NEA Announces $235,000 in Project Funding to Arts Organizations in TN

From Allison Hill, National Endowment for the Arts – Washington, DC—The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) is pleased to announce the first round of recommended awards for fiscal year 2022, with 1,498 awards totaling nearly $33.2 million. Grants for Arts Projects funding spans 15 artistic disciplines and reaches communities in every state, the District […]

Upcoming FY2023 Grant Application Deadlines

From Ann Brown, Associate Director of Grants – See the schedule below for application deadlines for  FY2023 Annual Grant categories. Remember that Tennessee Arts Commission grants are competitive. Successful applications are clear and thorough, demonstrate artistic excellence and value to the community served with outlined, identifiable goals and measurable outcomes. Applicants should start early. Commission […]

Accepting RFP’s to host a Regional Creative Placemaking Leadership Summit

From Leonardo Vazquez, Creative Placemaking Communities – Deadline: February 1, 2022 Creative Placemaking Communities has a request for proposals to host the 2022 South Creative Placemaking Leadership Summit. Any community in these states is eligible to host: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. The deadline is February 1, 2022, […]