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Fund for National Projects in Performing Arts -- Letters of Inquiry Accepted
The Fund will award a total of up to $1 million in grants each year to support key national projects in the professional nonprofit dance, jazz, presenting and/or theatre fields. Grants range from $60,000 to $200,000 and cannot exceed 50 percent of a project's total cost. In general, grant periods will be limited to a maximum of two years, although applicants may request longer support in extraordinary circumstances.
The Fund for National Projects supports projects that:
- Strengthen the national infrastructure of the professional nonprofit dance, jazz, presenting and/or theatre fields; or
- Improve conditions for the national community of performing artists in professional nonprofit dance, jazz and theatre.
The next deadline to submit a letter of inquiry is February 24, 2017, and letters of inquiry must be submitted online.
Before approaching the funder or submitting an application:
- Prospective applicants from Duke University – contact Nancy Hillsman in the Office of Foundation Relations, University Development at 919-681-0469 or email@example.com.
- Prospective applicants from Duke Medicine – contact Anita Shirley in Foundation Relations and Corporate Giving, Duke Medicine Development and Alumni Affairs at 919-385-3117 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Single nonprofit organizations and consortia are both eligible to apply.