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Funding for Arts Month

Washington, DC
October 14


Special Program on Tuesday, October 14th! You can register for one or more of these special sessions geared toward artists and arts funding.Funding for Arts Month

Funding for Arts Month Indicates special session for arts organizations or artists as part of Funding for Arts month.


  • Grantseeking Basics for Individuals in the Arts, 2:00-3:15 p.m.
    This course is geared towards individuals involved in the arts and looking to fund any type of arts-related project.

    If you are an individual involved in the arts and looking for funding to complete a project, mount an exhibition, put on a performance, conduct research, or anything else arts-related, Grantseeking Basics for Individuals in the Arts will show you how to:

    • Identify funders in the arts.
    • Explore the option of fiscal sponsorship.
    • Create a step-by-step plan to find funding for your needs as an individual grantseeker.

  • Tips for Grantseeking Success, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
    An artist who has been successful in getting grants, shares what she/he has learned along the way, addressing such issues as how to learn about grant opportunities, how artists can manage grants paperwork, tips for promoting your work, and even how to handle being turned down.

  • Networking Reception, 5:00-6:30 p.m.
    Stay to network with your fellow artists! There will be refreshments and door prizes. Foundation Center staff members will also be on hand to share their favorite tips and resources.

Free Registration

This program is offered free of charge. Space is limited. Please arrive on time or your seat may be given away to others who are waiting to attend.

You can register online, in person, or by calling 202-331-1400.

Where:   The Foundation Center - Washington, DC
1627 K Street, N.W.
Third Floor
Washington, DC 20006
Tel: (202) 331-1400
Directions:   Click here for directions to the Washington D.C. Library.
If you have special needs of which we should be aware (i.e. physical disability, vision/hearing impairment), please refer to our Services for People with Disabilities.

To register online, please select one or more of the following session(s):

2:00 - 3:15 p.m. for Grantseeking Basics for Individual Artists
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. for Tips for Grantseeking Success
5:00 - 6:30 p.m. for Networking Reception: Focus on the Arts


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