Promotion of the Arts_Grants to Organizations and Individuals

To support excellence in the arts, both new and established; bring the arts to all Americans; and provide leadership in arts education.


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Examples of Funded Projects

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Examples include: (1) the creation and performance of a dance theater work; (2) an after-school artist residency program; (3) a creative writing fellowship in poetry; (4) an initiative that spotlights jazz masters; (5) a program that brings mayors together with design professionals to enhance the livability of communities; (6) a festival featuring American choral music including new work; (7) the publication of a museum exhibition catalogue; (8) an initiative that provides citizens within a community the opportunity to read and discuss a single book; (9) a nationwide tour of Shakespeare plays including performances, workshops, symposia, and school programs.

Agency - National Endowment for the Arts

The National Endowment for the Arts is a public agency dedicated to supporting excellence in the arts; bringing the arts to all Americans and providing leadership in arts education. The Endowment is the largest national source of funds for the arts.

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