Arts Project Grants

Nebraska Arts Council

Relevent Country: United States of America

The Nebraska Arts Council has announced Arts Project Grants to support arts programming, productions or events open to the general public.

Support is limited to an arts project taking place within a defined period of time. The program or event may have multiple components and/or performances. Examples of project types include exhibitions, performances, poetry readings, commissions and/or support of new work development, arts festivals, community murals, and ethnic heritage projects.

This category may include projects supporting artists and cultural activities that broaden opportunities for underserved communities.

Funding Information

  • Amount: $2,000 – $7,500

Note: The applicant must have enough cash to match all the dollars requested.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Nonprofit organizations incorporated in Nebraska that are federally tax-exempt, public agencies and subdivisions of governmental agencies.
  • PreK-12 accredited schools are required to apply for Arts Learning Project or Artists in Schools/Communities Grants.


  • Organizations and college/university departments may apply for either one Arts Project Grant or one Arts Learning Project Grant per deadline, not both.
  • All projects primarily targeting youth must apply in the Arts Learning Project or Artists in Schools/Communities grant categories.
  • Organizations receiving Basic Support Grant funding may not apply for an Arts Project Grant. They may, however, be a collaborating partner in an Arts Project Grant application made by another organization.