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Arts Learning Grants

Arts Learning Grants Funding for interactive and comprehensive arts education-based projects where a qualified teaching artist(s) works with a specific community population, organization, or school. The links below are for our FY18 grants which are now closed. Funding range $2,000-$7,000. Deadline:   Closed

Teacher-Initiated-Project (TIP)
Application is now a professional development opportunity and has been moved to the Arts Education Program.

Guidelines   Closed  Budgets

Arts Project A or B

To enable organizations and groups, whose primary mission may or may not be the arts, to develop and provide unique arts-based projects for the general public. Project activities must occur between January 1 to June 30, 2018. Funding Range: $500 to $2,000

Deadlines: Arts Project B grant applications are due November 3, 2017.

Guidelines   Apply  Budgets 

Capacity Building Grant

To help build the capacity of nonprofit organizations whose primary mission is arts-related through funding general operating expenses.
Funding Range: Up to $2,500

Deadline: Closed

 Guidelines    Closed    Budgets

Folk Arts Funding

Folk Arts Preservation Grant Guidelines
Folk Arts Cultural Preservation Grants assist individual artists, organizations, and cultural communities in the documentation, preservation, and presentation of traditional art forms. Deadline: November 10, 2017.

Folk Arts Apprenticeship Grant  Guidelines
Folk Arts Apprenticeship scholarships support master folk artists to pass on cultural traditions to selected students. Funds up to $2,500. Deadline: November 10, 2017.
Apply    Budgets

General Operating Support Grants

General Operating Support grants are for arts organizations with paid staff and that have received three or more years of funding from UDAM. The links below are for our FY18 grants which are now closed.
GOS Tier I Grant: General Operating Budget over $750,000
Funding Range: Unspecified
GOS Tier II Grant: General Operating Budget under $750,000
Funding Range: Up to $30,000

Deadline: Closed

Guidelines   Closed   Budgets

Museum Grants

To improve museum best practices through care for and management of collections, exhibition development, and increased public access.
Museums GOS Tier I & II: General operating support grants for museums open more than 1,000 hours per year, and have 2+ years of non-consecutive funding from UDAM. Guidelines
Museum Project Tier III: Project grants for museums that are open fewer than 1,000 hours per year (~20 hours per week), Up to $1,000. Guidelines

Deadline: January 27, 2017 at 5 p.m. MST  
                                                                                     Closed   Budgets

Local Arts Agencies Grant

For designated local arts agency grants (also known as Local Arts Councils) to provide general operating support to ensure that the cultural, civic, educational and economic benefits of the arts are accessible to every community in the state. The links below are for our FY18 grants which are now closed.
Funding Range: Up to $15,000

Deadline: February 17, 2017

Guidelines     Closed    Budgets