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National Endowment for the Arts  
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To explore available funding opportunities, click on the artistic discipline or field below that is most relevant to your project. In most areas, funding is limited to organizations.

Federal Partnership opportunities such as Save America's Treasures and Coming Up Taller are listed within the disciplines/fields.

Please go to to sign up to be notified when new guidelines are posted. See options under "Grant Opportunity Subscription Services."

Please note: The Arts Endowment makes direct awards to individuals only through its Literature Fellowships, NEA Jazz Masters Fellowships, and NEA National Heritage Fellowships in the Folk & Traditional Arts.

Arts Education



Folk & Traditional Arts


Local Arts Agencies

Media Arts: Film/Radio/Television



Musical Theater



State and Regional


Visual Arts

Individuals Outcomes