Foundation / Corporation
Kenneth Rainin Foundation
04/23/21 5:00 PM PST
Grants of up to $30,000 to California nonprofit organizations for arts and cultural programming in eligible counties. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying and new applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Funding is intended for small and mid-size arts organizations with an emphasis on dance, theater, and multidisciplinary arts. Eligible projects are those that are based in Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, or Santa Clara Counties.
The NEW program prioritizes support for:
Projects are not required to have a fully produced performance component to be eligible to apply. Grant funds may be used to support research and development for future projects through work-in-progress showings, readings, films of project activities, etc. Performances may be in-person (in accordance with public health guidelines) and/or virtual.
The one-half artist fee budget requirement may include artist’s direct expenses for creating the work such as materials, supplies, equipment and travel in addition to payments to artists involved in the development, creation and execution of the project. The remaining one-half of grant funds are meant to be flexible support for the applicant organization. These grant funds may be used towards artist fees, project expenses (both direct and indirect, such as administrative overhead) as well as general operating needs of the applicant organization.
GrantWatch ID#: 163221
Grant ranges from $5,000–$30,000.
The grant period is 24 months, from July 1, 2021–June 30, 2023.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Complete the Rainin Foundation Letter of Inquiry (LOI): https://krfoundation-portal.givingdata.com/campaign/ARTSNEWLOI
USA: California: Alameda County, Contra Costa County, Marin County, San Francisco County, San Mateo County or Santa Clara County
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