Opportunities and Resources

Competitions and Commissions

CaFE
www.callforentry.org/system_overview.phtml

City of Las Vegas Arts Commission
(Don't be misled by the name; this has links for artist opportunities throughout the country.)
http://lvartscommission.com/opportunities/

Residency Programs
www.resartis.org

 

Individual Artist Grants

The Aaron Siskind Individual Photographers Fellowship Grants
www.aaronsiskind.org/grant.html

The Alexia Foundation for World Peace
www.alexiafoundation.org

The Gordon Parks International
http://www.gordonparkscenter.org

College Art Association
http://www.collegeart.org/careers/fellowships

Art Opportunities Monthly
www.artopportunitiesmonthly.com

Artist Help Network
www.artisthelpnetwork.com

The Center for Documentary Studies
http://cds.aas.duke.edu/grants/index.html

The Fund for Women Artists
www.womenarts.org

Langlois Foundation
www.fondation-langlois.org

Pollock-Krasner Foundation
http://pkf.org/grant.html

Women's Studio Workshop
http://www.wsworkshop.org/

Puffin Foundation
www.puffinfoundation.org

Hispanic Scholarship Fund
http://hsf.net/en/scholarships/

 

Individual Artist Grants: Regional Grants

Alabama

Alabama State Arts Council
http://www.arts.alabama.gov/

Arizona

Arizona Commission on the Arts
http://www.azarts.gov/grants/

California

San Francisco Arts Commission
http://www.sfartscommission.org/

Arts Council Silicon Valley
http://www.svcreates.org/

LEF Foundation (California)
http://www.lef-foundation.org/California/CaliforniaFocus/tabid/168/Default.aspx

Colorado

Colorado Creative Industries (previously Colorado Council on the Arts)
http://www.coloradocreativeindustries.org/

Connecticut

LEF Foundation (New England)
www.lef-foundation.org

Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism
www.cultureandtourism.org/cct/site/default.asp

Delaware

Delaware Division of the Arts
http://www.artsdel.org/

District of Columbia

The District of Columbia Comission on Arts and Humanities
http://dcarts.dc.gov/service/grants

Florida

Florida Division of Cultural Affairs
http://www.florida-arts.org/programs/

Idaho

Idaho Commission on the Arts
www.arts.idaho.gov

Illinois

Illinois Arts Council
www.arts.illinois.gov/grants-programs

Indiana

Indiana Arts Commission
http://www.in.gov/arts/

Iowa

Iowa Arts Council
http://www.iowaartscouncil.org/

Kentucky

Kentucky Arts Council
http://artscouncil.ky.gov/

Louisiana

Louisiana Division of the Arts
http://www.crt.state.la.us/cultural-development/arts/index

Maine

Maine Arts Commission
http://mainearts.maine.gov/grants.aspx

LEF Foundation (New England)
www.lef-foundation.org

Maryland

Maryland State Arts Council
www.msac.org

Massachusetts

Massachusetts Cultural

massculturalcouncil.org/

LEF Foundation (New England)
www.lef-foundation.org

Michigan

Creative Many (previously Art Serve Michigan)
www.creativemany.org

Minnesota

Five Wings Art Council
www.fwac.org

Jerome Foundation
www.jeromefdn.org

Minnesota State Arts Board
www.arts.state.mn.us/grants/artist_initiative.htm

Mississippi

Mississippi Arts Commission
www.arts.state.ms.us/grants/artist-fellowship.php

Montana

Montana Arts Council
art.mt.gov

Nebraska

Nebraska Arts Council
www.nebraskaartscouncil.org/

Nevada

Nevada Arts Council
nvdtca.org

New Hampshire

New Hampshire State Council on the Art
Artist List: www.nh.gov/nharts/artsandartists/index.html
Grant Listing: www.nh.gov/nharts/grants/index.htm

LEF Foundation (New England)
www.lef-foundation.org

New York

Jerome Foundation
www.jeromefdn.org

Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council
www.larac.org

New York Foundation for the Arts
www.nyfa.org

North Dakota

North Dakota Council on the Arts
www.nd.gov

Ohio

Ohio Arts Council
www.oac.state.oh.us

Oregon

Oregon Arts Commission
www.oregonartscommission.org

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Council on the Arts
www.arts.pa.gov

Leeway Foundation
www.leeway.org

Pew Fellowships in the Arts
www.pcah.us

Rhode Island

Rhode Island State Council on the Arts
www.arts.ri.gov/grants/overview

LEF Foundation (New England)
www.lef-foundation.org

South Carolina

South Carolina Arts Commission
www.southcarolinaarts.com

South Dakota

South Dakota Arts Council
www.artscouncil.sd.gov/grants

Tennessee

Tennessee Arts Commission
www.arts.state.tn.us

Texas

Houston Arts Alliance
houstonartsalliance.com

Utah

Utah Arts Council
artsandmuseums.utah.gov/

Vermont

Vermont Arts Council
www.vermontartscouncil.org/

LEF Foundation(New England)
www.lef-foundation.org

Virginia

Virginia Commission on the Arts
www.arts.virginia.gov

Washington

Artist Trust
www.artisttrust.org

West Virginia

West Virginia Commission on the Arts
www.wvculture.org/arts

Wisconsin

Wisconsin Arts Board
http://artsboard.wisconsin.gov

Wyoming

Wyoming Arts Council
http://wyoarts.state.wy.us

 

Individual Artist Grants: International

Fulbright Program
http://us.fulbrightonline.org/

Asia

Asian Cultural Council
www.asianculturalcouncil.org

Japan Foundation
www.jfny.org/arts_and_culture/arts_and_culture.php

Canada

Canada Council for the Arts 

http://www.canadacouncil.ca/visualarts/

England

Arts Council England
http://www.artscouncil.org.uk/funding/grants-arts/

France

The Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarships at the Foundation des Etats-Unis

http://www.feusa.org

Scandinavia

The American-Scandanavian Foundation
www.amscan.org/index.html

The Nordic Artists' Centre
www.nkdale.no