Foundation / Corporation
Guam Council on the Arts and Humanities Agency (GCAHA)
07/31/20 5:00 PM
Grants of up to $10,000 to Guam nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and individuals and fellowships of up to $3,000 to artists to promote the arts and humanities. Preferences include distance learning during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis and social justice-focused art projects.
1. General Operational Support Grants - offer general, non-project-oriented support to Guam’s established arts organizations that have already developed a full range of programming and staff appropriate to their discipline.
2. Project Grants - Project grants are available to incorporated non-profit organizations and individuals for specific Art-related projects in the following discipline areas: Art-in-Education, Performing Arts (theatre, dance, music), Visual Arts, Media Arts, Special Projects (humanities, community arts, literature, etc.), Folk Arts, and Underserved.
3. Arts-in-Education Grants - places professional artists who work in various art forms in Guam’s educational institutions and other community-based settings for residencies.
4. Individual Artists' Fellowships - seeks to recognize and encourage the creative development of professional artists by enabling them to set aside time to pursue their work. A limited number of fellowships for creative artists are available in various disciplines.
For more details on grant categories, see: https://1066a719-519a-4a65-93da-a2091e526c92.filesusr.com/ugd/850b83_4a9b2b74bed84cbaa7a5aba0cd933660.pdf#page=6
CAHA will accept grant applications outside of these areas but projects that fall within these grant lines will be given preference.
For more information on grant projects, see: https://1066a719-519a-4a65-93da-a2091e526c92.filesusr.com/ugd/850b83_4a9b2b74bed84cbaa7a5aba0cd933660.pdf#page=8
GrantWatch ID#: 157447
Maximum grant amount request is $10,000.
The maximum amount for a fellowship is $3,000. Fellowships are available for:
- Emerging Professional (Career time requirement: 0-3 years) $ 500 – 1,000
- Individual Fellow (Career time requirement: 3-5 years) $1,500 – 2,000
- Distinguished Fellow (Career time requirement: 5 years+) $2,500 – 3,000
All grants are made on a yearly basis and new applications must be submitted each year. Projects must be completed by grantees within the fiscal period (October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021) unless extended by the Council.
Fellowship project period: October 1, 2020 – September 30, 2021
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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