Project Support Grants

Project Grants can be used for a variety of activities by organizations that are not otherwise eligible for General Operating Support Grants. Project Grants not the right fit? Look at our General Operating Support Grants.

Grants Frequently Asked Questions

What Can We Apply For?

  • Folk Arts Apprenticeships support master folk artists to work with an apprentice to share and preserve a traditional skill or art form. Funds up to $5,000. If awarded, all funds will go to the master artist.

Who Can Apply?

  • Master folk artists/tradition bearers who are recognized within their community.
    • If a master artist is approached by two apprentices, this should come in as one application.
  • Emerging traditional artists and/or apprentices.

Can We See the Questions Before We Apply?
Yes! Please review the full grant guidelines before you apply.

Which Budget Form Should We Use?

How Do We Apply?
Applications can be submitted electronically or written by hand. Review the guidelines before you start your application. For online applications, if you have an account with our system, you may apply through our online grant portal, if you do not have an account submit a new user request through the portal or contact the grants staff. Creation of an account can take up to two days.

If you choose to apply by hand writing your application, please use this application form.

When is the Grant Deadline?
Friday, July 19, 2024 at 5:00 pm MST or postmarked by July 19th if filing handwritten application