New Hampshire State Council on the Arts (NHSCA)
07/26/19 11:59 PM EST
Grants ranging from $750 to $4,500 to New Hampshire nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and IHEs for a broad range of arts programming to benefit local communities. Funding is intended specifically to bring arts activities to underserved communities in the state.
General Project Grants for Community Engagement are designed to help nonprofit organizations, Main Street Programs, municipalities, and schools bring arts presentations and activities into communities to enhance the quality of life for citizens, attract visitors, and help stimulate local economies through the arts. This competitive and matching grant category supports a wide range of activities including performances, concerts, exhibits, workshops, local festivals, collaborative public art projects, etc., that engage the arts and artists for the benefit of New Hampshire residents and communities; short-term arts presentations and activities in schools or after school programs for youth of all ages; projects that help to preserve, document, and showcase heritage & traditional arts and cultural diversity of N.H. communities.
Applicants are encouraged to:
- Develop projects that include and compensate New Hampshire artists.
- Bring arts presentations and activities to underserved populations in New Hampshire, including people living in rural areas, people with economic, physical and/or social circumstances that restrict their access to the arts including recent immigrants and refugees, youth, seniors, people with disabilities and/or people in recovery.
- Develop projects that integrate the arts into other subjects, such as STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), history and social studies.
For a list of sample projects, please see Page 1 of the Grant Guidelines in Supporting Documents below.
GrantWatch ID#: 179326
Funding requests may be made for $750 - $4,500.
Projects may occur between November 1, 2019 - October 31, 2020.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
For questions about the grant program, please contact:
Lisa Burk-McCoy, Grant Coordinator
For accessibility accommodation requests including alternate formats, please contact:
For questions about the online application system at Submittable, please contact:
855-467-8264, ext 2
New Hampshire State Council on the Arts
Van McLeod Building
19 Pillsbury Street, 1st Floor
Concord, New Hampshire 03301
USA: New Hampshire