There are lots of grants available for artists. This is not a comprehensive list. Please email funding opportunities to to help us grow this database.

Aaron Siskind Foundation (Photography)
Alexia Foundation (Photojournalism)
Asian Cultural
Barbara Deming Memorial Fund (Female Artists)
Blade of
Burning Man Arts
CEC Arts
Center for Craft, Creativity, and Design
Cintas Foundation (Cuban Artists)
Creative Capital
Emily Hall Tremaine Exhibition
En Foco New Works Photography
First People’s Fund – Native American Artists
Foundation for Contemporary
Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine
Hopper Prize
Innovate Grant
Integrity Arts and Culture
International Studio & Curatorial Program
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial
Latino Public
Luminaria Artist Foundation
Mid-America Arts Alliance
National Association of Latino Arts and Culture
National Endowment for the Arts
National Endowment for the Humanities (Documentary)
National Foundation for Advancement in the
National Geographic: All Roads Seed Grant
PAAM (Painters over 45)
Pare Lorentz Documentary
Pollock Krasner Foundation, Inc. (2D work)
Puffin Foundation,
Sundance Documentary Fund…
Surdna Foundation: Thriving Cultures Program / Artists Engaging in Social
Sustainable Arts Foundation (visual arts and literature)
The Aftermath Project (Documentary Photography)
Astrea Lesbian Visual Arts
The Awesome Foundation for the Arts and
The Joan Mitchell
The Lillian Orlowsky and William Freed Foundation Grant (Painters 45 or older)
The National Sculpture
The Ruth Chenven
The Vilcek
The W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund (photography)
United States Institute of Technology (Design)
Virginia A. Groot Foundation (Sculptors)