Deadline: Friday, March 9, 2018 for projects taking place between July 1, 2018 and June 30, 2019.
States: Delaware, Washington DC, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, the US Virgin Islands, Virginia, West Virginia
Amount: $1,000-$10,000; Commissioning of new work: up to $15,000. All grant funding received must be matched on a 1:1 basis.
Southern Exposure Grant
Deadline: coming soon
States: Artist must be from one of the following countries: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezula.
Amount: $5,000 – $25,000. Must be matched on a 1:1 basis. Amount requested can include all costs associated with managing the program. See full guidelines for more information.
Southern Arts Federation Grant
Deadline: March 8, 2017 for regional touring grant; March 1, 2017 for block-booked tours, Update: They are finalizing our new strategic plan, and changing the 2018-2019 grant program and guidelines. Check back in December for updates and details!
States: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee
Amount: Maximum request – 50%
Deadline: April 25, 2018
States: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Amount: Awards will generally be up to 20% of the Artist’s contracted fee. Maximum award is generally $4,000.
Tour West Grant Program
Deadline: coming soon
States: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming
Amount: Up to $2,500 or 50% of the Artist’s fee – whichever is less; must be matched on a 1:1 basis.
Deadline: This program has a rolling deadline, and applications are due three weeks prior to the start date of the project.
States: Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Texas
Amount: Underwrites up to 50% of M-AAA’s regional State Arts Agency Touring Roster Artist or Ensemble fees or 25% of other regional performing artist or ensemble’s fees for at least one public performance preceded by a complementary activity