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New York Art Grants & Culture Grants:  223 Arts and Culture Grants for New York.

Search for art and culture grants on Granwatch.com including grants for artists, performing arts, music, dance, visual, arts programs, local arts events, arts education and graphic arts programming.

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Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Faculty at Eligible IHEs for Humanities Research

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA and Puerto Rico faculty and staff members at eligible IHEs for humanities-based activities. Funding is intended to support a wide range of research projects, publications, and scholarly activities related to the study of the humanities. Eligible projects are conducted at Hispanic-serving coll...

GrantWatch ID#: 164800

Fellowships to USA Scholars for Advanced Research

Deadline 04/08/20

Fellowships to USA individuals for extensive research projects. The fellowships are intended to support a range of projects and activities that display outstanding analytics and high-level writing skills. Applications must clearly express a project's value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. Applications ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 151114

Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Support and Improve Library Operations and Accessibility

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA Indian tribes to maintain core library services and support established library operations. Funding is intended to support the expansion of services, enhanced linkages and coordination, partnerships with other agencies, improved library access, and targeting library services to meet community...

GrantWatch ID#: 165537

Fellowships to USA Scholars for Humanities Research Projects Intended for Digital Publicati...

Deadline 04/22/20

Fellowships to USA scholars to carry out advanced humanities research. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to support the preparation of digital projects. Scholars from all humanities-related disciplines are encouraged to apply.

GrantWatch ID#: 185380

Grants to USA, Israel, and International Nonprofits for Programs That Support Cooperation Be...

Deadline 05/31/20

Grants to USA, Israel, and International nonprofit organizations for programs that support mutual cooperation between different cultures. Funding is intended for programs that are based on a shared interest in sustainable relationships to strengthen the capacity of civil society and promote problem solving and negotiation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187356

Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Improve Library Programs and Services

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to USA Indian tribes to advance the programs and services of eligible Native American libraries. Funding is intended to revitalize and preserve the Native American culture and language through projects that benefit the community. Grants are also available to support educational programs and digital services.

GrantWatch ID#: 165538

Grants to USA Public School Districts to Enhance the Quality of Education at Schools Serving...

Deadline 05/22/20

Grants to USA public school districts to enhance the quality of education at schools serving students from military families. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs that address academic mastery, narrowing learning gaps for students that trans...

GrantWatch ID#: 181004

Grants to New York Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Arts and Cultural Programs

Deadline 04/22/20 LOI Date: 04/13/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for arts and cultural programs that enhance the quality of life of local residents. Applicants must attend an information session prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to maintain the artistic and cultural assets of Ulster County. Applicants m...

GrantWatch ID#: 188288
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Improve the Preservation of Humanities Colle...

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs to research and develop projects that support the preservation of humanities collections. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 153585

Grants to Schuyler County, New York Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Programs that Addre...

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants to Schuyler County, New York nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies for programs in the areas of the environment, civic affairs, health, youth, education, arts and culture, and human services. Funding is intended to address the community's critical needs and protect the physical environment of the...

GrantWatch ID#: 148830

Residencies to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Artistic Development at a New York...

Deadline 04/03/20

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International artists to develop their artistic practice in a residency program at an arts center in Long Island, New York. This residency program provides artists with the opportunity to develop their craft and to critically challenge, investigate, and extend the pre-existing norms within ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180705
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Grants and Resources to USA Nonprofits to Promote Mutual Understanding Through Arts and Media

Deadline 07/10/20 LOI Date: 04/17/20

Grants and other resources to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that foster greater understanding between communities. A letter of interest is required prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to be used for arts and media projects toward developing relationships and enhancing mutual respect betwe...

GrantWatch ID#: 143617

Fellowships to Minnesota and New York City Early-Career Artists for Creative Development

Deadline 05/06/20

Grants of $25,000 per year to Minnesota and New York City early-career artists to support creative and professional development. Funding is intended to support emerging artists who generate risky-taking and new work that explores and challenges conventional artistic forms. Artists may apply individually or together with o...

GrantWatch ID#: 176951

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Documentaries About Social Issues, Pe...

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International filmmakers for projects that honor social change and progress around the world. Funding is intended to support documentary films already in production or post-production. Additional support will be provided in the form of advice and consulting to improve the film's ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159409

Grants to New York Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Community Programs

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to New York nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for a range of programs. Funding is intended to support projects in the following areas: community development, education, arts, environment, youth development, health, mental health, hunger reduction, and technical assistance. The LICF makes g...

GrantWatch ID#: 179491
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Grants to New York City Musicians to Address the Financial Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants of $500 to New York City freelance musicians whose work and livelihood have been been affected by the COVID-19/Coronavirus health crisis. Funding is intended to address the urgent economic needs of local musicians resulting from the pandemic. Support will be awarded on the basis of financial need.

GrantWatch ID#: 188845

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies for Arts Activities in Underrepresented Commu...

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants of $10,000 to USA nonprofits, agencies, and tribes to increase the availability of arts opportunities for underrepresented communities. Applicants must complete registrations and submit applications prior to the deadline. Funding is intended for projects that promote public engagement with various forms of the arts ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178794

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Artists for Arts and Culture Community Programs in Eligibl...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to New York cultural nonprofit organizations and grants of up to $2,500 to local artists to enhance cultural services and programs in eligible regions. Funding is intended to improve the city parks, facilities, and neighborhoods where activities occur. Priority will be given to brand new initiatives...

GrantWatch ID#: 141668

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Artists for Community Arts and Cultural Projects

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to New York nonprofit cultural organizations and individual artists in eligible regions for arts events, projects, and activities that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support activities open to the public and promote the creation of new artistic works and artist-led community projects. Artists may r...

GrantWatch ID#: 143030

Grants to USA Native Tribes, Villages, Organizations, and Museums to Preserve Native America...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of to USA Indian tribes, Native villages and organizations, and museums for the preservation of Native American culture. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for the expenses associated with the packaging, transportation, contamination removal, re...

GrantWatch ID#: 164780

Award to a USA Korean-American Artist in Recognition of Outstanding Works of Art

Deadline 04/10/20

Award of $15,000 to a USA and territories individual artist of Korean descent to recognize excellence and promote advancement in the visual arts. The purpose of this award program is to further artistic achievement and endorse outstanding Korean-American artists. The awardee will exhibit artwork in a preselected cultural c...

GrantWatch ID#: 167754

Grants to New York Nonprofits, School Districts, and Municipalities to Benefit Residents in ...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations, school districts, and municipalities for programs that benefit residents in eligible regions. Applicants should contact program staff before submitting an application. Funding is intended for projects in arts and culture, education, civic affairs, health, the environment, and hum...

GrantWatch ID#: 174745

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Churches, Schools, and Agencies for Programs to Benefit Resid...

Deadline 05/08/20 LOI Date: 04/10/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations, churches, schools, and government entities for projects that benefit local residents in eligible regions. A Letter of Inquiry is required prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of arts and culture, education, youth, health and wellne...

GrantWatch ID#: 175589

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Support Artwork by Under-Recognized V...

Deadline 07/02/20 LOI Date: 04/10/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for the creation of artwork by under-recognized visual artists. Interested applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support direct costs for the production of new works, such as ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180967

Grant to a USA Curator or Art Historian for Emergency Support Related to COVID-19/Coronavirus

Deadline 04/12/20

Grant of up to $5,000 to a USA or Territories individual curator or art historian for emergency support related to COVID-19/Coronavirus. Funding is intended to assist with the development of projects that promote artwork of contemporary and experimental nature. Grants specifically support projects that shed light on the wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 188569

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Museums for Outstanding Exhibitions

Deadline 04/15/20

Awards of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International museums to acknowledge outstanding exhibitions. Eligible exhibits must be open for less than two years and should be educational and interesting. Nominations will be accepted for public exhibits that focus on the history of engineering, industry, and technology.

GrantWatch ID#: 161386

Grants to New York City Nonprofits for Programs Related to Arts, Environment, and Human Servi...

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to New York City nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in local communities. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of human services, environment, and the arts. To request funding for educational programs, organizations may apply under one of the other funding categories based on prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 178064

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Municipalities to Benefit the Community in Eligible Regions

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to New York nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and faith-based organizations for projects that benefit the community in eligible regions. Focus areas include education, arts and leisure, health and wellness, workforce readiness, economic development, and quality of life. Proposals must demonstr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180352

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Innovative Science, Environment, an...

Deadline 04/15/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals above the age of 18 to recognize and support innovative and ground-breaking projects that address major world challenges. Awards are intended to support projects taking place anywhere in the world. Candidates can apply in five areas: science and health, applied technolog...

GrantWatch ID#: 181058

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts to Benefit Youth in Chemung an...

Deadline 04/16/20

Grants ranging from $200 to $2,000 to New York nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and school districts to benefit youth in Chemung and Southeastern Steuben Counties. Funding is intended for programs, projects, and activities in the areas of arts and culture, human services, health, education and youth, environment, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179911

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit Music Organizations for Contributions to ...

Deadline 04/16/20

Grants generally ranging from $1,000 to $7,500 to USA, Canada, and international nonprofit music presenting, performing, and service organizations to support contributions to contemporary concert music. Funding is intended for project and general operating support for organizations that have demonstrated a substantial comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 180259

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Schools to Support Live Classical Performances

Deadline 04/17/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations and schools for fine arts stage productions in eligible counties. Funding is intended to support opera, ballet, theater, and live music presentations that reflect the form in which they were originally created and are traditionally presented. Grants must benefit Allegany, Cattarau...

GrantWatch ID#: 153633

Grants to USA Visual Artists for Artistic Development Activities

Deadline 04/17/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA individual artists who are under-recognized in the field of visual arts. Applications will be evaluated according to the artistic quality of the applicant’s work and the potential to foster aesthetic inquiry. Grant funds may be used to support any activity that promotes artistic development...

GrantWatch ID#: 180968

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Political, Economic, Social, and Civil Rights of People Across ...

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants of approximately $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to protect the cultural, civil, economic, social, and political rights of people across the globe. The Foundation's mission includes pursuing justice and peace and distributing the world's resources equitably. Previous grants have been awarded fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178726

Grants to USA Musicians for Musical Performances and Tours

Deadline 04/21/20

Grants to USA and territories musicians to support performances and tours. This grant program is open to both new and established musicians, solo artists and musicians who play in an ensemble. Priority will be given to proposals that reach underserved communities and rural areas, especially those that lack opportunities to...

GrantWatch ID#: 186117

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Projects Relating to Wildlife, Huma...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early-career individuals for projects in the areas of education, conservation, research, technology, and storytelling. Funding is intended to support transformative, innovative projects focusing on areas that include wildlife, the human journey, evolution of culture...

GrantWatch ID#: 151607
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Fellowships to USA Researchers for Studies Related to Japanese Society and Politics

Deadline 04/22/20

Fellowships to USA individual researchers to promote Japanese studies across the country. The fellowship program is intended to support studies on the Japanese political economy, modern society, relations between the United States and Japan, and Japan's international relations. The purpose of the program is to foster excha...

GrantWatch ID#: 180871
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Opportunity for Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York Artists

Deadline 04/24/20

Opportunity for Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York artists to be included in a list of resident teaching artists administered by the Funding Source. The purpose of the program is to provide local artists with the opportunity to be selected for a teaching artist residency in schools or community agencies in the New York ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147758
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and For-Profits in Multiple States to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 04/24/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and for-profits in multiple states for programs, activities, and events to positively benefit local residents in areas where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for opportunities for diverse groups to come together and get involved in their local area to:

GrantWatch ID#: 188041
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Journalistic Integrity and Quality Work

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote integrity and quality within the field of journalism. Funding may support career development, multimedia education, First Amendment causes, international free press, professional organizations, media research, and programs that foster diversity, ethics and entrepreneurial en...

GrantWatch ID#: 162293

Grants to New York City Nonprofits to Support Innovative Local Performing Arts Presenters an...

Deadline 04/30/20 LOI Date: 07/24/20

Grants starting at $10,000 to New York City nonprofits to support creative and promising local performing arts presenters and organizations. An LOI and Intent to Apply form is required prior to submission of a full application. Funding is intended to support dance, music, theater, and multidisciplinary professional perform...

GrantWatch ID#: 179494
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Scholarships and Fellowships to USA Dance Students and Professional Dancers for Tuition and S...

Deadline 04/30/20

Scholarships and fellowships of up $30,000 to USA dance students and dancers for professional training and salary assistance. Scholarships cover the costs of school tuition for full-time dance majors at a nonprofit school, and fellowships provide salary assistance for a new artistic full-time employee of a nonprofit dance ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180035
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Fellowships to USA Choreographers to Create New Dance Works and Support Artistic Advancement

Deadline 04/30/20

Fellowships of $10,000 to USA choreographers for the creation of new artistic works that will be performed in public during the fellowship period. Funding is intended to support and encourage the professional and artistic development of early-career choreographers. Primary consideration is given to artistic excellence and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180036

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Chamber Music Workshops for Amate...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International organizations for workshops that provide coaching and support for amateur musicians playing chamber music. Funding is intended to reduce registration fees for participants, subsidize coaches’ salaries, and provide scholarships for participants. ACMP seeks to fu...

GrantWatch ID#: 180316
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Awards to USA Organization Founders Ages 50 and Over to Recognize Positive Change and Signifi...

Deadline 04/30/20

Awards of $5,000 and $50,000 to USA and territories individual nonprofit founders ages 50 and older to recognize efforts to create positive social change and impact. The award is intended to acknowledge organizational leaders who use their life experiences to make a difference. Applicants must have started the work at age ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642

Grants to New York Nonprofits for Projects and Programs to Benefit Eligible Communities

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to New York nonprofit organizations for creative and innovative projects and programs that respond to the dynamic needs of eligible communities. Funding is intended for projects and programs in the areas of arts and culture, community development, conservation and historic...

GrantWatch ID#: 180937
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International High School Students for Excellence in Writing Poetr...

Deadline 04/30/20

Awards of $200 to USA, Canada, and International high school students (in grades nine through twelve) who have demonstrated excellence in writing works of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. The panel will select one winner each in poetry, short fiction, and creative nonfiction categories. Claudia Ann Seaman award winners are...

GrantWatch ID#: 181066

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits, and California Nonprofits and Schools for C...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA Tribal governments and Tribal nonprofits, and grants to California nonprofits, IHEs, schools, and school districts in eligible regions to address community needs. Program areas include health, education, basic needs, community development, and culture. San Manuel’s charitable giving program supports organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Institutions for the Exhibition of America-Related Art

Deadline 06/19/20 LOI Date: 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions to promote American art through public displays. A letter of inquiry is required prior to the submission of an application. Funding is intended to support the study and understanding of art of the United States from any era, including Native American art, through scholarly loan exhibiti...

GrantWatch ID#: 185442

Grants to New York Nonprofits for Public Humanities Projects

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations for the implementation of public humanities projects. Funding is intended to support projects that encourage audiences to examine their values, explore new ideas, and interact with others. Requests related to the U.S. Women's Suffrage Centennial in 2020, the Erie C...

GrantWatch ID#: 163917