Funding for Arts & Activism Projects
New York, NY 11205
This RFP is open to both 501©(3) organizations and individual artists
Artists and collectives that are not 501(c)(3)s must apply under a fiscal sponsor that is a 501(c)(3) organization, which they must list on their application as the applying organization. NOTE: Failure to provide 501(c)(3) documentation or to provide a fiscal sponsor with the same will automatically disqualify the application. All artistic disciplines will be considered, including cross-disciplinary work Projects must incorporate the arts in an integral way
Proposals must make a clear case for the theory of social justice change envisioned by the project, based on the applicants’ own criteria for defining and measuring impact
Projects must highlight women’s central role in its content and/or be led by Asian women in central leadership roles Projects must demonstrate a commitment to NYC-based communities Grants must be applied to specific projects and cannot support the organization’s ongoing programs, operations, capital or endowments Applicants can be at any stage in their careers but should have a track record of committed work that demonstrates their capacity to complete the proposed project and manage the funds requested.