November 10, 2008
TENNESSEE ARTS COMMISSION GRANT GUIDELINES AND APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE ONLINE
NASHVILLE - - The Tennessee Arts Commission has announced that guidelines and applications are now available online (www.arts.state.tn.us) for several Fiscal Year 2010 grant categories (fiscal year begins July 1, 2009 and ends June 30, 2010). Applications will be accepted through the Commission’s eGRANT system. Grant categories include: Major Cultural Institution (MCI), General Operating Support (GOS), Arts Project Support (APS), Rural Arts Project Support (RAPS), Arts Access (AA), and Arts Education (Teacher Training, Artist-in-Residence, and Community Learning).
Each year the Commission conducts competitive grant making activities, open to nonprofit, chartered in Tennessee organizations, and entities of government who present and produce arts events and activities. In general, all grants must be matched by the recipient (one state dollar matched by one private-sector dollar). Applications are reviewed and evaluated by citizen advisory panels or out-of-state evaluators.
Applications must be submitted by a specific deadline. Deadlines are:
January 5, 2009 Major Cultural Institution
January 12, 2009 Arts Education
(Teacher Training, Artist-in-Residence, and Community Learning)
January 20, 2009 General Operating Support
Rural Arts Project Support
Arts Project Support
For more information contact Rod Reiner at (615) 741-2093, or e-mail: email@example.com.
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