Foundation / Corporation
The Heinz Endowments and The Pittsburgh Foundation
04/16/21 11:59 PM - Deadline for Individual artist support, Residency support, Advancing the field support, Project support, The Aboveground Railroad grant, and Planning grants; The deadline for Special opportunity grants is ongoing.
Grants to Pennsylvania individual artists and nonprofit organizations in eligible regions whose work focuses on the art of African Americans, Africa, and the larger Diaspora. Funding may be used for projects, project planning, professional development for artists, collaborative projects, residency support, and for individuals pursuing higher education in pursuit of a career in arts administration. Eligible applicants must be located in the Pittsburgh region.
Creating an equitable arts ecology within the region is a core value of Advancing Black Arts in Pittsburgh and its funders. The program goals are to:
For additional information on each of the funding streams, see here: https://www.heinz.org/UserFiles/File/ABAP_2021_Guidelines.pdf#page=7
GrantWatch ID#: 182982
- Individual artist support (up to $15,000).
- Culturally relevant residency support (up to $20,000).
- Advancing the field support (up to $25,000).
- Project support (up to $20,000).
- The Aboveground Railroad grant (up to $10,000).
- Planning grants (up to $5,000).*
- Special opportunity (up to $10,000)*
Activities to be funded by this grant request should not begin sooner than Aug. 1. Residencies should last a minimum of three months to a maximum of 18 months.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Full application: https://pittsburgharts.slideroom.com/#/login/program/59493
Planning grant application: https://pittsburgharts.slideroom.com/#/login/program/59050
Special opportunity application: https://pittsburgharts.slideroom.com/#/login/program/59494
The Aboveground Railroad application: https://pittsburgharts.slideroom.com/#/login/program/59495
Should you have questions about a current Advancing Black Arts in Pittsburgh grant, or general inquiry about the program, please contact Jessica Moss at firstname.lastname@example.org
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