Museum Association of Arizona

 

Grants and Fellowships

Kresge Foundation 
Arts & Culture Grants

Description: focuses on Creative Placemaking, an approach to community development and urban planning that integrates arts, culture, and community-engaged design strategies. Grants are made in three specific focus areas: national networks; local systems, and place-based initiatives.
Deadline: On-going

National Endowment for the Humanities 
Division of Preservation and Access

Humanities Collections and Reference Resources
Description: Strengthens efforts to extend the life of such materials and make their intellectual content widely accessible, often through the use of digital technology. Awards are also made to create various reference resources that facilitate use of cultural materials, from works that provide basic information quickly to tools that synthesize and codify knowledge of a subject for in-depth investigation.
Amount: up to $350,000
Deadline: July 16, 2019

Arizona Coyotes Foundation
Description: Support to nonprofit organizations that provide services to children and service men and women in the following areas: healthcare, education, cultural arts, and sports.
Deadline: July 31, 2019

National Endowment for the Arts. 
Our Town Creative Placemaking Grants

Support projects that integrate arts, culture and design activities into efforts that strengthen communities by advancing local economic, physical and/or social outcomes.
Amount: $25,000 to $200,000
Deadline: August 8, 2019

National Endowment for the Humanities
Public Humanities Projects

Description:  Supports projects that bring the ideas and insights of the humanities to life for general audiences through in-person programming. Projects must engage humanities scholarship to analyze significant themes in disciplines such as history, literature, ethics and art history. Applications should follow the following three categories:
Humanities Discussions: Supports three-month to two-year series of at least fifteen in-person public programs that engage audiences with significant humanities resources, such as historic artifacts, artworks, literature, musical compositions or films. 
Historic Places: Supports long-term interpretive programs for historic sites, houses, neighborhoods, and regions that are intended to be presented to the public for at least three years.
Exhibitions: Supports the creation of permanent exhibitions (on view for at least three years) and single-site temporary exhibitions (open to the public for a minimum of two months), as well as travelling exhibitions that will be available to public audiences in at least two venues in the United States (including the originating location).
Amount: $75,000 (Planning); $400,000 (Implementation
Deadline: August 14, 2019


 


 

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