Funding & Professional Development

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December 11 – What Works/What Doesn’t? Workshop (Encore)

Join Fresh Arts for a workshop presentation to learn more about What Works for artists to create sustainable careers. This workshop is FREE and open to artists of all mediums and disciplines. Please note this is an encore presentation of the November What Works Workshop. Seating is limited and advance [...]

November 25 – 2020 MAP Grant

MAP invests in artistic production as the critical foundation of imagining—and ultimately co-creating—a more equitable and vibrant society. MAP awards $1 million annually, to up to 45 projects in the range of $10,000–$45,000 per grant. The grant supports original live performance projects that embody a spirit of deep inquiry, particularly [...]

By |2019-11-12T20:11:24+00:00November 12th, 2019|Funding & Professional Development|0 Comments

Dancer Fund

Through the Dancer Fund, Dance Source Houston will provide direct support to freelance dance artists who have received payment from choreographers and/or organizations for their project-based, performance related work. Dance Source Houston will match up to $500 per individual in payment(s) for performance project artist fees. Dancers may apply more [...]

October 25 City’s Initiative Grant

City's Initiative (CI) grants provides one-time funding to City of Houston 501(c)3 arts/cultural nonprofits 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 was not included [...]

By |2019-10-23T20:42:40+00:00October 22nd, 2019|Funding & Professional Development|0 Comments

2019-20 NET/TEN Grant Cycle

The NET Travel & Exchange Network (NET/TEN) prioritizes relationship building and knowledge sharing. The grants are intended to create new opportunities for reciprocal exchanges with peers and colleagues to share information, techniques, inspiration, expertise, and performances among ensembles to strengthen the work of individual ensembles and the field as a whole. NET/TEN [...]

By |2019-09-10T15:27:04+00:00September 10th, 2019|Funding & Professional Development|0 Comments

November 1 HAA Let Creativity Happen! Express Grant

Let Creativity Happen! Express Grants are designed to encourage artists and creative individuals to take creative risks that may not qualify for more traditional funding opportunities. Awards will support innovative ideas that redefine artistic boundaries, reshape the conversation about art and art experiences, and/or establish unique opportunities to experience art. [...]

Houston Arts Alliance Grant Workshops

Get prepared for Houston Arts Alliance grant applications by signing up for an upcoming workshop. In these workshops, you'll learn about different city funded grants, eligibility requirements, important deadlines, and receive tips/resources for your own grant writing. RSVP for a workshop below! INTRO GRANT WORKSHOP (IN COUNCIL DISTRICT E): JULY [...]