Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters

New York City Art Grants & Culture Grants:  176 Arts and Culture Grants for New York City.

Search for art and culture grants on Granwatch.com including grants for artists, performing arts, music, dance, visual, arts programs, local arts events, arts education and graphic arts programming.

Search Filters

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Indian Tribes to Preserve Audio and Video Media

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories nonprofit institutions, government agencies, and Indian Tribes to preserve audio and video media through digital reformatting. Funding is intended for media that is fragile, time-based, and of scholarly value. Preservation must be done by qualified external serv...

GrantWatch ID#: 187337

Grants to USA Individuals to Write Nonfiction Humanities Books for a General Public Audience

Deadline 02/05/20

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA individual authors and scholars for writing nonfiction books that promote a deep understanding of the humanities for a broad readership. Applicants are advised that required online registration may take several weeks. Funding is intended for well-researched, humanities-based books that explor...

GrantWatch ID#: 177811

Opportunity for New York City Artists to Develop Work

Deadline 01/30/20

Opportunity for New York City artists of all career levels to develop their work. Artists will receive a stipend, studio access, technical support, and the opportunity to arrange showings. Funding is intended for a wide range of disciplines, methods, and racial and cultural perspectives.

GrantWatch ID#: 187708

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Creative Solutions to Everyday Problems

Deadline 02/14/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states served by the Funding Source for innovative approaches to problem-solving. Funding is intended to promote a culture of inclusion, create the next generation of storytellers, support youth education, and encourage community engagement. The goal of the program is to su...

GrantWatch ID#: 182854
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies for Career Development Programs Designed for IHE...

Deadline 03/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, institutions of higher education, government agencies, and tribal governments to offer career development opportunities for faculty at IHEs. Funding is intended to support programs that offer participants the chance to strengthen their connection with the humanities. The goal of the p...

GrantWatch ID#: 184983

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Faculty at Eligible IHEs for Humanities Research

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA and Puerto Rico faculty and staff members at eligible IHEs for humanities-based activities. Funding is intended to support a wide range of research projects, publications, and scholarly activities related to the study of the humanities. Eligible projects are conducted at Hispanic-serving coll...

GrantWatch ID#: 164800
NEW

Fellowships to USA Scholars for Advanced Research

Deadline 04/08/20

Fellowships to USA individuals for extensive research projects. The fellowships are intended to support a range of projects and activities that display outstanding analytics and high-level writing skills. Applications must clearly express a project's value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. Applications ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 151114

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Preserve Humanities Collections

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and institutions of higher education to preserve large humanities collections through effective conservation strategies. Applicants are advised that the required pre-application registrations may take up to one month to complete. Funding is intended to sup...

GrantWatch ID#: 151066

Grants to USA Organizations and Artists to Create and Release New Music

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA organizations and individuals for a broad range of music-related projects. Eligible projects are activities that release new music through a recording or a live performance. Preference is given to funding artists directly for their work, such as creating, engaging, and performing. Please note...

GrantWatch ID#: 178453

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA Art Collaboratives and Artists for Arts Projects and Prof...

Deadline 02/29/20 Conference Date: 01/30/20

Grants and in-kind services to USA art collaboratives and artists for projects and professional development activities. The purpose of this grant program is to support original arts projects as well as the training and support of artists. Eligible artists may be in a wide variety of art disciplines.

GrantWatch ID#: 152012

Grants to New York City Nonprofits for Publicly Accessible Arts Projects

Deadline 02/18/20 Conference Date: 01/30/20

Grants to New York City nonprofit organizations for publicly accessible arts activities. Funding is intended for programs and projects that provide high-quality cultural activities that are available and open to the public. Funded services can be as different as the organizations providing them, but they will all have a co...

GrantWatch ID#: 178877

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Classical Music Composer to Honor Exceptional Achie...

Deadline 01/31/20

Award to a USA, Canada, or International classical music composer for exceptional achievement in overall work, distinctive creativity, and career attainment. The prize will include an orchestra performance in addition to a cash award. The award recipient will participate in a residency of two to three weeks at a music scho...

GrantWatch ID#: 163158

Grants to USA Scholars and Doctoral Graduates for Costs Associated with Research and Fieldwo...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA scholars and doctoral graduates for expenses related to non-commercial research. The Foundation is particularly interested in applicants that have recently completed their doctorates. Funding is intended to help cover the costs of travel to libraries and archives, laboratory research purposes;...

GrantWatch ID#: 163655

Residency for a USA, Canada, or International Visiting Artist or Designer to Develop New Work...

Deadline 01/31/20

Residency for a USA, Canada, or International visiting artist or designer to work at an eligible art school. The program is intended to encourage the resident artist or designer to develop a new work in collaboration with students and faculty. The goal of the residency is to foster an atmosphere of inventive creative activ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165501

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars to Produce a New Work of Film Scholarship

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International accomplished scholars to produce a new work on the science, theory, commerce, history, or art of theatrical motion pictures. Proposed projects may be Internet sites, interactive DVDs, multimedia presentations, curatorial projects, or books.

GrantWatch ID#: 177172

Grants to USA and International Artists in Eligible Countries for Arts and Cultural Projects...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants to USA and International individual artists in eligible countries for arts and cultural activities. Funding is intended to support innovative projects and programs as well as residencies for both new and experienced artists with the purpose of advancing communication and cross-cultural dialogue between the United St...

GrantWatch ID#: 178142

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs Related to Arts, Education, Environment, H...

Deadline 03/15/20 LOI Date: 01/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities that benefit communities across a broad range of areas, with an emphasis on geographic locations where family members of the Funding Source reside. Request summaries are due prior to the submission of full proposals. Primary support areas include ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181847

Grants to New York, New Jersey, and Nevada Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Disadvantaged...

Deadline 04/01/20 LOI Date: 01/31/20

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $20,000 to New York, New Jersey, and Nevada nonprofit organizations for programs that respond to the needs of the local community. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended particularly for programs that improve the quality of life of youth and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182573

Grants to USA Flute Players to Develop Musical Skill and Support Professional Development an...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA flute players for specific projects to improve skill, ability, and capacity for professional development as a flutist or flute educator. Applicants must plan to pursue a career as a flute educator or flutist.

GrantWatch ID#: 182863

Residencies to USA Artists, Musicians, Writers, and Photographers to Create Artwork on a Wyo...

Deadline 01/31/20

Residencies to USA sculptors, composers, painters, musicians, writers, photographers, culinary and performing artists to create artistic work on a nature reserve in Wyoming. This program is intended to increase the public's appreciation for and understanding of national parks. Housing at the site is limited and artists in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187270

Award to a USA Library to Recognize Exemplary Community Programming

Deadline 02/01/20

Award of $5,000 to a USA public, special, academic, or school library to recognize exemplary community programming. The purpose of the award is to acknowledge a program that is open to the public, addresses specific community needs, has a measurable impact, and involves active community planning and participation.

GrantWatch ID#: 160147

Grants to New York and New Jersey Nonprofits in Eligible Communities for Programs in Educati...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants to New Jersey, New York City, and Long Island, New York nonprofit organizations for programs that focus on education, the arts, youth, health and human services, and affordable housing. Funding is intended to support civic-minded initiatives that invigorate local communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 180393

Grants to Indiana and New York Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Health, Education, Cultural,...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants to Indiana and New York nonprofit organizations for programs that focus on promoting health, education, welfare, cultural activities, and civic affairs. Applicants must submit a Funding Inquiry prior to the application deadline. Funding is intended to support organizations that serve the metropolitan areas of New Yo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180800

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Promote Recreation, Enhance Local Food S...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the local food system, promote outdoor recreational activities, and enhance public health. Funding is intended to support both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support.

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Residencies to USA Students for Research or Teaching Projects that Use Technology

Deadline 02/01/20

Residencies to USA students for research or teaching projects that make use of digital technology. All academic disciplines are eligible focus areas, including political science, computer science, history, literature, Jewish studies, psychology, sociology, and geography. Students outside the field of history are encouraged...

GrantWatch ID#: 187377

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Graduate Students and IHE Faculty for Research on th...

Deadline 02/03/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International graduate students and university and college faculty for conducting and completing specific research projects related to the Holocaust. Funding is intended to assist applicants in publishing material on a range of topics including holocaust history and depictions of the Holocaust in...

GrantWatch ID#: 176888

Grants to USA Nonprofit Visual Arts Organizations for General Operations

Deadline 05/11/20 LOI Date: 02/03/20

Grants of up to $20,000 per year to USA small nonprofit arts organizations to support general operations. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to applying. Funding may be used for multiple activities, initiatives, and programs that promote the arts across the Country. The VIA | Wagner Foundation Incubator Grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 185411

Grants to New York Municipalities in Eligible Regions for Planning and Conservation Projects

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants to New York municipalities in eligible regions to develop plans and projects that address conservation goals. Funding is intended to support activities related to regional planning, the protection of natural and cultural resources, heritage and environmental education, economic development, and increasing public acc...

GrantWatch ID#: 180428

Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Support and Improve Library Operations and Accessibility

Deadline 04/01/20 Conference Date: 02/11/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA Indian tribes to maintain core library services and support established library operations. Funding is intended to support the expansion of services, enhanced linkages and coordination, partnerships with other agencies, improved library access, and targeting library services to meet community...

GrantWatch ID#: 165537

Grants to New York City Nonprofits and Public Schools for Infrastructure Projects in Eligibl...

Deadline 02/12/20

Grants to New York City nonprofit organizations and public schools for infrastructure projects in eligible regions. Funding is intended for a broad range of projects, including but not limited to, real property, moveable property, affordable housing, cultural projects, and permanent enhancement to public school facilities....

GrantWatch ID#: 167878

Grants to USA Artists to Produce Works of Art

Deadline 02/12/20

Grants to USA and territories individual artists and artist collaborators for creative artistic endeavors across the arts disciplines. Funding is intended to enable artists to produce art and may include project-related expenses, and costs associated with exhibits, performances, studio time, and art supplies. Applicants ca...

GrantWatch ID#: 187820

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Collaborative Community Arts Ev...

Deadline 03/13/20 Conference Date: 02/12/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits and government agencies in multiple states to support the presentation of community arts events. Funding is intended to promote the collaboration of organizations that engage eligible artists for touring projects in the region. Presenters must be located in Delaware, the District o...

GrantWatch ID#: 167941
NEW

Grants to USA Public School Districts to Enhance the Quality of Education at Schools Serving...

Deadline 04/24/20 Conference Date: 02/12/20

Grants to USA public school districts to enhance the quality of education at schools serving students from military families. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs that address academic mastery, narrowing learning gaps for students that trans...

GrantWatch ID#: 181004

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Host Workshops for K-12 Teachers

Deadline 02/13/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and institutions of higher education to host week-long humanities workshops for K-12 educators. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. The purpose of this program is to enhance and strengthe...

GrantWatch ID#: 153587

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Combat Discrimination and Racia...

Deadline 02/13/20

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International individuals for activities addressing racial inequity. Funding is intended for innovative and impactful projects that offer fresh perspectives on racism and provide solutions to discrimination and inequity. Applications will be accepted from professionals such as activists, law...

GrantWatch ID#: 187665

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and Mexico Scholars for Research Related to Cartoons and Caricat...

Deadline 02/14/20

Fellowships providing a stipend of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and Mexico masters students, doctoral candidates, and postgraduate scholars to support ongoing research or writing in the field of cartoon or caricature art. Applicants must be engaged in dissertation or thesis research, or postgraduate research within three y...

GrantWatch ID#: 177326

Grants to USA Museums, Tribes, and Organizations to Preserve Native Cultural Objects

Deadline 02/14/20

Grants to USA museums tribes, and eligible Native organizations and colleges for activities to preserve Native American culture. Applicants are advised that registration in the online grants system may take several days to complete. The purpose of the grant program is to support consultation and documentation projects rela...

GrantWatch ID#: 178708

Grants to USA and Scandinavia Nonprofits for Programs and Events that Promote Nordic or Amer...

Deadline 02/15/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and Scandinavia nonprofit organizations for public programs and events that aim to promote an appreciation of Nordic culture in the United States or American culture in Nordic countries. Funding is intended to encourage the public appreciation of art, culture, and thought.

GrantWatch ID#: 179950

Fellowships to USA Indigenous Artists to Develop Visual Artwork

Deadline 02/15/20

Fellowships to USA indigenous artists to support the development of visual art. Participants will receive support for room and board and travel costs, as well as private studio space. The purpose of the program is to promote inter-cultural dialogue and support artists of American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187635

Grants to New Jersey and New York Nonprofits for Capital Projects in Eligible Regions

Deadline 02/18/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to New Jersey and New York nonprofit organizations for capital projects in eligible regions. Project areas include social services, education, health, arts, humanities, and religion. The geographic areas of grant support are primarily the five boroughs of New York City, and Essex, Morris, and Union ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177320

Grants to USA Artists, Ensembles, and Nonprofits for Performances at International Cultural ...

Deadline 04/01/20 Conference Date: 02/19/20

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories individual artists, ensembles, and nonprofit arts organizations to support performances at performing arts marketplaces and international festivals outside of the United States. Funding is intended to support performances representing all performing arts discipli...

GrantWatch ID#: 174881
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Projects that Promote an Appreciation of Architecture

Deadline 02/25/20

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA nonprofits and IHEs to produce and present projects and programs that highlight the field of architecture. Funding is intended to provide critical support at key points in the development of a project or career. Grants may be used for publications, exhibitions, installations, films, new media...

GrantWatch ID#: 177777
NEW

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Filmmaker for Post-Production Costs

Deadline 02/25/20

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International filmmaker for post-production expenses. Funding is intended to help defray costs related to a documentary about Jewish communities and produced by a filmmaker with a proven track record. Grants may be used to assist with the film's licensing, distribution, and other post-production ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187670
NEW

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Schools, Museums, and Camps for Activities to Enhance Security

Deadline 02/27/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations, community centers, schools and daycare centers, museums, residential camps, and day camps to improve and enhance security. Applicants must pre-qualify in the grants system prior to applying. Eligible expenses include training and capital improvements. This program is designed to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182484

Grants and In-Kind Services to New York Individuals for Original Music Compositions in Eligi...

Deadline 04/15/20 LOI Date: 02/27/20

Grants and in-kind services of up to $25,000 to New York individual artists of color in eligible regions to compose original works of opera. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Grant recipients will receive a grant, a stipend, access to mentors and training workshops, and a one-year reside...

GrantWatch ID#: 187957
NEW

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Cultural Institutions in Eligible Regio...

Deadline 02/28/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations, city agencies, public schools, and cultural institutions in eligible regions for a broad range of capital projects serving area residents. Applicants are encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Projects must be located in Manhattan.

GrantWatch ID#: 177515
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for European Art History Initiatives that Integrate Digital Technol...

Deadline 04/01/20 LOI Date: 03/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions for initiatives that integrate new technologies or create valuable online resources in the field of European art history. A letter of inquiry must be submitted prior to submitting a full application. This program aims to foster new forms of research and collaboration as well as new appr...

GrantWatch ID#: 178066
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Commission Contemporary Music Compo...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International performing organizations for the commission of chamber and symphonic music compositions. This program is primarily intended for chamber groups and orchestras demonstrating a record of excellence in the presentation of contemporary music.

GrantWatch ID#: 178361
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Art Made from Glass

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and exhibitions that promote the appreciation and development of glass art. Funding may be used for exhibitions, brochures, catalogs, curatorial stipends, videos, and visiting artist residencies. Priority is given to programs in public education, rather than the education ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179496
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects in the Areas of Education, Healthcare, Social Services,...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that are committed to improving the world in a broad range of areas. Consideration will be given to activities in the areas of education, social services, healthcare, civic and culture, and the environment.

GrantWatch ID#: 179983