October 4 Eva Yaa Asantewaa Grant for Queer Women(+) Dance Artists

The Eva Yaa Asantewaa Grant for Queer Women(+) Dance Artists is a $7,000 grant awarded to US-based artists for making cutting-edge dance and movement-based performance work. Women(+): The Eva Yaa Asantewaa Grant employs an expansive definition of the word “woman." Queer|Art strongly encourages self-identified women, gender-nonconforming, and non-binary artists to apply. [...]

By |2020-09-16T15:47:13+00:00September 16th, 2020|Funding|0 Comments

City of Houston Small Busienss Economic Relief Program

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and City Council approved $15 million for the City of Houston Small Business Economic Relief Program that will provide immediate and short-term grant assistance, up to $50,000, to small businesses impacted economically in Houston's communities due to CoVID-19. Funded through the Federal CARES Act, the grant [...]

By |2020-08-18T15:10:08+00:00August 18th, 2020|Emergency Resources, Funding|0 Comments


#ABOVE4 FUND TILA Studios is launching a recurring monthly fund beginning at $1,000 to support Black women artists nationwide. This fund supports Black women who have: Experienced a stalled gig or opportunity Lost of income from day job being temporarily closed Stipend for on-going art project with a specific purpose [...]

By |2020-07-09T00:42:16+00:00July 9th, 2020|Funding|0 Comments

Artist Relief

Artist Relief will distribute $5,000 grants to artists facing dire financial emergencies due to COVID-19; serve as an ongoing informational resource; and co-launch the COVID-19 Impact Survey for Artists and Creative Workers, designed by Americans for the Arts, to better identify and address the needs of artists. To be eligible [...]

By |2020-04-29T20:32:56+00:00April 8th, 2020|Emergency Resources, Funding|0 Comments

COVID-19 Resources

Below are resources to help individuals and organizations navigate the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Additional resources will be added as they are available. Send any relevant information to be added below to Community Conversation  The Dance Source Houston team is hosting an open platform conversation each week to provide an [...]

Groundwork Grant

Through support from Houston Endowment, Dance Source Houston piloted the Groundwork Grant program to address the need for increased funding to support local dance makers. Dance Source Houston accepted applications from November 22, 2019 through Friday, January 24, 2020. Nonprofit dance companies and fiscally sponsored projects dedicated to the creation [...]

By |2020-06-22T17:03:07+00:00November 22nd, 2019|Dance Source Programs, Funding|0 Comments

Dancer Fund

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

By |2020-04-29T20:34:00+00:00October 31st, 2019|Dance Source Programs, Funding|1 Comment