Foundation / Corporation
New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA)
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Grants of up to $10,000 to Massachusetts artists and nonprofit organizations for public art projects. Funding is intended for projects that are accessible to the general public. Projects must contribute to the imagination of the community, and encourage a more equitable future for public spaces and public culture. These grants may or may not support the outcomes of a Collective Imagination for Spatial Justice grant.
Proposed public art project must:
Eligible projects will be reviewed according to the following funding criteria:
The Foundation recognizes that feasibility may vary depending on how public health guidelines evolve during the pandemic. The Foundation asks that artists are realistic about feasibility, while acknowledging that this may change as public health guidelines change.
GrantWatch ID#: 191563
Public Art for Spatial Justice grants range from $5,000-$10,000.
- August Deadline: For opportunities that begin late September/early October 2020
- September Deadline: For opportunities that begin late October/early November 2020
- October Deadline: For opportunities that begin late November/early December 2020
Grantees will have 12 months from the beginning of the grant year to implement projects.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://sforce.co/2CEBx0s
Program Director, Public Art
Program Coordinator, Public Art
NEFA accepts grant applications via an online form. If you require an alternate format or assistance to access the application, please contact:
Interim Accessibility Coordinator
New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA)
145 Tremont Street, 7th Floor
Boston, MA 02111
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