Tag Archives: arts and culture

Deluxe Corporation Focuses on Human Services, Art

Private Funder: Deluxe Corporation Foundation; Opportunity: 2017 grants; Funding Focus: Education, youth, health and human services and arts/culture; Geographic Focus: National — more specifically, where the company has locations; Eligibility: Nonprofits, schools, museums, social service program providers; Funding: Awards vary … Continue reading

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Kerr Underwrites Social Service Programs

Private Funder: The Kerr Foundation; Opportunity: Foundation grants; Funding Focus: Education, health, arts and culture and human services; Geographic Focus: Oklahoma, Arkansas Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico, Texas and Washington, D.C (projects from Oklahoma receive priority); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Up … Continue reading

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Applications Sought for Neighborhood Arts Grants

ArtsWave supports the work of arts organizations re-making neighborhoods in the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky metro region. Deadline: Dec. 2.

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Agency Will Roll Out Tribal Library Grants

Agency: Institute of Museum and Library Services; Program: FY 2017 Native American Library Services (NALS): Enhancement Grants Program (CFDA Number: 45.311); Focus Areas: Native Americans, arts, culture; Eligibility: Tribal governments and organizations and village/regional corporations (K-12 schools, libraries and tribal … Continue reading

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Tremaine Foundation Recognizes Experimental Exhibitions

The Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation Exhibition Award supports thematic exhibitions of unconventional contemporary art or architecture. Awards of up to $150,000 are made every other year. Exploration of all forms of visual art from 1960 to the present are encouraged … Continue reading

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Funders Helps Put Instruments in K-12 Classroom

Private Funder: Classics for Kids; Opportunity: Matching Grants; Funding Focus: K-12 music education (stringed instruments); Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits and schools; Funding: Awards vary; Deadlines: Sept. 30 and Dec. 31. Summary: Underserved music programs receive priority. Classics for Kids … Continue reading

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Fine Arts Foundation Funds Performing Arts, Dance Projects

Capezio Ballet Makers Dance Foundation supports the performing arts and makes grants to encourage innovative projects that push the envelope of dance as an art form.  Deadline: April 1. The foundation supports nonprofit local, state, regional, and national dance service … Continue reading

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Financial Services Firm Underwrites Arts, Culture Programs

Private Funder: Fidelity Foundation (the giving arm of Fidelity Investments); Opportunity: Fidelity Cares; Funding Focus: Community development, arts/culture and education; Geographic Focus: National (where it has location; Eligibility: Nonprofits near Fidelity Investment’s major corporate locations (Fidelity also sets aside a … Continue reading

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Network Offers Toys, Cash Grants for Children Services

Foundation: Toy Industry Foundation; Program: Toy Bank Network; Funding Focus: Children, education, health, youth development, physical activity, arts and culture; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits; Funding: Toys; Deadline: Rolling.

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Youths Can Win Awards for Exemplary Writing, Art

Private Funder: Alliance for Young Artists & Writers; Opportunity: 2016 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards; Funding Focus: K-12 education, arts and culture; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Students in grades 7-12; Funding: 15 scholarships of $10,000 each; Deadline: The 2016-17 competition … Continue reading

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