Foundation / Corporation
Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation (EFG Foundation)
Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in all states except for New Mexico to cover direct costs for catalogs and other such publications needed for contemporary art projects and exhibitions. A letter of inquiry is due August 1. Funding is especially intended for those supporting emerging and under-recognized artists, and produced by organizations outside of the nation's cultural centers.
GrantWatch ID#: 158627
Grant amounts typically range from $5,000 to $15,000.
Project dates must fall within one year of the funding cycle in which the organization is requesting funds.
The Foundation does not provide grants for individuals, general operating expenses, capital campaigns, endowment funds, or projects solely featuring the work of deceased artists. One-time special projects that are originated by the applying organization are preferred.
Applications are not accepted from New Mexico organizations.
Letters of inquiry are required before submission of a full proposal. Letters are accepted throughout the year for preliminary review by the grants committee, but must be postmarked by March 1 for the spring funding cycle and by August 1 for the fall funding cycle. Letters will be accepted via USPS first class/ priority mail, or email only. If the request is recommended for further consideration, the applicant will be invited to submit a full proposal.
Letters should be mailed via USPS first class, or emailed to the addresses below.
More about submitting a letter of inquiry: http://www.efgfoundation.com/letters-of-inquiry.html
Full proposals approved by the grants committee are reviewed by the Trustees semi-annually, and must be postmarked by April 15 for the spring funding cycle and by September 15 for the fall funding cycle. Submissions may be mailed via USPS first class or priority mail, or emailed. Notification of accepted proposals will be made no later than 60 days from the submission date.
More about submitting a full proposal: http://www.efgfoundation.com/submission-of-full-proposal.html
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: http://www.efgfoundation.com/email-application-form.html
Ray A. Graham, III, President
505-898-5600 ext. 4
Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation
One Wind NW
Albuquerque, NM 87120
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