Foundation / Corporation
New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) and Barr Foundation
05/24/21 11:59 PM ET
Grants of up to $10,000 to Massachusetts artists, collaborations, and nonprofit organizations for public art projects that promote social justice. 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. Priority will be given to projects that are rooted in community and/or demonstrate deep relationship to place –particularly rural places and/or places where folks are experiencing/have experienced displacement.
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.
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.
To Apply: https://nefaorg.force.com/grants/FGM_Portal__CommunitySignin?retUrl=/apex/FGM_Portal__CommunityApplication?id=7011L000001hhPL
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)
1000 Washington Street, Second Floor,
Boston, MA 02118
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