ArtPlace America 2014 Innovation Grants
NOVEMBER 1, 2013 - 8:00 AM to DECEMBER 13, 2013 - 6:00 PM ET
Are you a part of the growing creative placemaking movement?
ArtPlace America has now opened the application process for its 2014 Innovation Grants. In its fourth round of funding, ArtPlace America will continue to support creative placemaking in communities across America. ArtPlace America is a collaboration of 13 leading national and regional foundations and six of the nation’s largest banks. ArtPlace America also seeks advice and counsel from close working relationships with various federal agencies, including the National Endowment for the Arts, the departments of Housing and Urban Development, Health and Human Services, Agriculture, Education, and Transportation, along with leadership from the White House Office of Management and Budget and the Domestic Policy Council.
To date, ArtPlace America has awarded 134 grants to 124 organizations in more than 79 communities across the U.S. for a total of $42.1 million. Past recipients of ArtPlace America grants have demonstrated creative placemaking as a means of investing in art and culture at the heart of a portfolio of integrated strategies to drive vibrancy and diversity so powerful that it transforms communities. Grants will be awarded to projects that involve arts organizations, artists and designers working in partnership with local and national partners on place-based strategies that can transform communities.
Letters of inquiry must be submitted by December 13, 2013. - See more at: http://www.artplaceamerica.org/articles/artplace-america-launches-2014-innovation-grant-applications/#sthash.92CXLydj.dpufURL: http://www.artplaceamerica.org/articles/artplace-america-launches-2014-innovation-grant-applications/