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February 15 Houston Legal Clinic for Artists

6:30-8:00pm The Silos at Sawyer 1502 Sawyer St Studio #103 Houston, TX 77007 TALA, in partnership with Fresh Arts, will offer a free legal clinic for artists and arts-related nonprofit organizations who meet income eligibility guidelines and have legal questions related to the creative sector. Musicians, artists, and representatives of [...]

By | February 6th, 2017|Funding & Professional Development|0 Comments

February 16 The Art of Taxes-Houston

Structured with artists in mind, this seminar is designed to walk you through your tax return, addressing common artist concerns and important IRS regulations pertaining to creative practices. Topics Covered: What it means to be self-employed/independent contractor What the self-employment tax is and how it is paid Keeping records of [...]

By | February 6th, 2017|Funding & Professional Development|0 Comments

February 24 Doris Duke Charitable Foundation: Fund for National Projects

The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation: Fund for National Projects will award a total of up to $1 million in grants each year to support key national projects in the professional nonprofit dance, jazz, presenting and/or theatre fields. Grants range from $60,000 to $200,000 and cannot exceed 50 percent of a project's [...]

By | October 18th, 2016|Funding & Professional Development|0 Comments

February 24 and April 28 City’s Initiative Grant

City's Initiative (CI) grants provides one-time funding to City of Houston 501(c)3 nonprofit arts and cultural organizations for new opportunities that: (1) are not part of the applicant's annual budget or regular programming/annual events; and (2) promote cultural tourism. Examples include the opportunity to present an artist or performance that [...]

By | January 24th, 2017|Funding & Professional Development|0 Comments

March 1 National Dance Project: Production Grants

The National Dance Project (NDP), administered by the New England Foundation for the Arts, fuels the creation of new dance works and brings the work of the most compelling dance artists of our time to audiences across the nation. NDP’s Production Grants provide funding to artists and companies to create [...]

By | February 4th, 2017|Funding & Professional Development|0 Comments

March 2 FY18 General Operating Support/Expansion Grant

Grant Term: July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018 Application Workshops (Attendance Required): Thursday, January 12, 2017, 12 p.m.; Tuesday, January 17, 2017, 5 p.m.; or Friday, January 20, 2017, 9:30 a.m. Application Opens: Thursday, February 2, 2017, 8:30 a.m. Application Closes: Thursday, March 2, 2017, 5:30 p.m. Cultural Data Profile Deadline: March 2, 2017, 5:30 p.m. Panels [...]

By | January 16th, 2017|Funding & Professional Development|0 Comments

June 7-10 Dance/USA Conference

Dance/USA will host its 9th Annual Conference in Kansas City, MO from June 7-10, 2017. Dance/USA will also be celebrating its 35th Anniversary in 2017! From executive directors and emerging arts leaders to managers and presenters, agents and artists, join nearly 450 individuals associated with the professional dance field for [...]

By | February 13th, 2017|Funding & Professional Development|0 Comments

Dance Source Houston Production Grants

2016-2017 Production Grant Guidelines Through the generous support of the Heimbinder Family Foundation, Dance Source Houston is pleased to provide production funding to our member organizations through the Production Grant program. The Production Grant program has been designed to make it simple for individual artists and organizations within the DSH [...]

Wachovia Wells Fargo Foundation Communities Grant

The mission of The Wachovia Wells Fargo Foundation is to build strong and vibrant communities, improve the quality of life, and make a positive difference in locations served by the bank throughout the United States. Grants are provided to nonprofit organizations in bank communities as well as selected national organizations. The Foundation’s areas [...]

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses at Houston Community College

This  practical business management education program helps to develop the skills needed to grow your company. If selected to participate, you also will receive a series of one-on-one business advising sessions from dedicated professionals to help develop a tailored plan for growth. Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is a $500 million national program [...]

By | September 30th, 2013|Funding & Professional Development|0 Comments