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  • Click here if you are applying as an individual artist applying for a fellowship or project grant
  • Click here if you are applying as an arts organization or school applying for a project grant

Application Deadlines

Applications in Project Grants to Individuals and Project Grants in Education are accepted twice a year on the following dates (or on the following business day when these dates fall on a weekend or holiday):

  • April 1 (for activities taking place from July 1 to June 30)
  • October 1 (for activities taking place from January 1 to June 30)

These deadlines are not separated by discipline (as is the case with our Fellowship applications).  Project Grant Applications in all categories and disciplines are accepted on both deadlines.

In the Fellowship program, the following arts disciplines will be reviewed at the April 1 application deadline: Crafts, Film & Video, Folk Arts, Fiction, Poetry, Playwrighting/Screenwriting, Photography and Three-Dimensional Art . The arts disciplines for review at the October 1 application deadline are: Choreography, Drawing & Printmaking, Music Composition, New Genres and Painting.