Washington, DC—As the only funder in the country that supports the arts in all 50 states and five U.S. jurisdictions, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) will award $82,357,050 in grants to fund 1,148 projects in the second major grant announcement of its 50th anniversary year. Increase racial equity inside arts organizations, with a special focus on large, well-established ones, to achieve more racially diverse staff, boards, audience, and programming. Arts Midwest will also receive a grant to manage the NEA’s Shakespeare in American Communities national initiative.
Where are the YPOs to support dance?), mostly because they rely on the energy and participation of their members as much as they rely on support from the arts nonprofit’s board and staff. Through residencies, fellowships and the Joyce Awards, the Joyce Foundation supports commissioning new works by artists of color. Funding provides professional opportunities for over 8,000 artists and around 300 arts workers, most living in very remote Indigenous communities.
As such, Creative Fund members who join at the $50 a month level can get two complimentary tickets to any show the Creative Fund supports. Americans for the Arts serves, advances, and leads the network of organizations and individuals who cultivate, promote, sustain, and support the arts in America. If you have an arts event which you think might benefit from support from RTÉ, take a look at the guidelines and, if your event meets the preliminary criteria, we would welcome your application. Rhythm & Blues Foundation Supports the creators of rhythm & blues, and honors the seminal artists in the field with its Pioneer Awards. Equally, every year, new and exciting arts projects are established and look to RTÉ to help with getting the word out. And some of Austin’s most vibrant YPOs are those that support our arts organizations.
As a Co-Founder of Arts @ Large , I have attended numerous Americans for the Arts conferences where my national network has grown. The goal of the Culture Program is to strengthen arts organizations by ensuring racially diverse program offerings, artists’ commissions, staff, board leadership, and ultimately audience – and do that in measurable, sustainable ways.
Over the years, we’ve seen these arts YPOs come and go (Bring back Austin Opera’s Bravo Club! More than 3,000 classroom visits from arts educators help bring the arts to life for thousands of local students and help teachers reinforce school curriculums. National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) Parent organization of the Emmy Awards, honors the best in music composed for television.…