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Private Sponsors - Art Education

Abney Foundation

To make grants for innovative and creative projects, and to programs which are responsive to changing community needs in the areas of education, health, social service and cultural affairs.

Contact
info@abneyfoundation.org
(864)964-9201

Program URL
http://www.abneyfoundation.org/index.htm
http://www.abneyfoundation.org/guideline.htm

American Educational Research Association

Research Conferences Program

  • Awards grants for conferences intended to break new ground in substantive areas of inquiry, stimulate new lines of study on issues that have been largely unexplored, or develop innovative research methods or techniques that can contribute to education research.

Contact
EdResearchConference@aera.net
202-238-3200

Program URL
https://www.aera.net/Education-Research
http://www.aera.net/Education-Research/Education-Research-Conferences-Program

Charles Koch Foundation

  • K–12 Education Research Grants
  • Funds scholarships, research on K–12 education, teacher and curriculum support, and community non-profits that help children reach their full potential

Contact
grants@charleskochfoundation.org

Program URL
https://www.charleskochfoundation.org/apply-for-grants/
https://www.charleskochfoundation.org/our-giving-and-support/issue-areas/k-12-education/

Deupree Family Foundation

Supports education, social services, animal welfare and the environment

Contact
info@deupreefamilyfoundation.org

Program URL
http://www.deupreefamilyfoundation.org/

Dudley T. Dougherty Foundation

Education, arts, community, environment, healthcare, and peace

Contact
contact@dudleytdoughertyfoundation.org

Program URL
http://dudleytdoughertyfoundation.org/
http://dudleytdoughertyfoundation.org/submit_grant

Epsilon Sigma Alpha Foundation

Art Spark Grant ($1,000)

  • Inspires creativity among artists involved in the fine arts or those involved in teaching creativity or fine arts (not limited to art teachers)
  • Artists or art programs that need a small grant to pay for the production, publication or exhibition of their works.
  • Artists or teachers who need art supplies or additional tools to support the completion of their creative works or to enhance creative opportunities for their students.
  • Artists or teachers who are working with geriatric/hospice support programs involving painting, sculpting, writing or music to benefit the lives of their patients.
  • Artists or teachers or artists who are developing creative programs or projects that use elements of the fine arts to benefit returning military personnel.
  • Teachers or artists who need “micro-grants” to develop artistic and creative programs to meet the special needs of developmentally delayed children

Contact
esainfo@epsilonsigmaalpha.org
970/223-2824

Program URL
https://www.epsilonsigmaalpha.org/scholarships-and-grants
https://www.epsilonsigmaalpha.org/scholarships-and-grants/grants

National Art Education Association

  • Support innovative initiatives in instructional practice, research, and leadership in visual arts education
  • Honor those who create a lasting impression on the future through visual arts education by nominating a member for an NAEA award
  • Apply for a National Art Education Foundation grant

Contact
info@arteducators.org
800.299.8321
703.860.8000

Program URL
https://www.arteducators.org/
https://www.arteducators.org/opportunities/articles/233-apply-for-an-naef-grant
https://www.arteducators.org/opportunities/national-art-education-foundation

SONY

Education; arts and culture; civic and community outreach; sustainability and the environment; and disaster relief.

Contact
SCA.CSR@sony.com

Program URL
https://www.sony.com/en_us/SCA/social-responsibility/overview.html
https://www.sony.com/en_us/SCA/social-responsibility/giving-guidelines.html

South Arts

  • Support the artistic and professional growth and success of artists in the South
  • Support impactful arts-based programs that recognize and address trends and evolving needs of diverse communities in the South

Contact
404.874.7244

Program URL
https://www.southarts.org/
https://www.southarts.org/grants/apply-for-a-grant/

Wallace Foundation

  • Arts Education
  • Afterschool
  • Building Audiences for the Arts
  • Social and Emotional Learning
  • Summer Learning
  • Only fund Requests for Proposals

Contact
https://www.wallacefoundation.org/lists/contactus/contactus.aspx?Source=/Pages/contactthanks.aspx
212-251-9700

Program URL
https://www.wallacefoundation.org/about-wallace/pages/funding-guidelines.aspx

Yip Harburg Foundation

Funds new projects:

  • Action-oriented projects with small operating budgets which, due to the controversial, risky or innovative nature of their work, have little access to traditional funding
  • Mass media and theatre projects which educate and inform about serious issues
  • Projects extending over a specific time period, with a focused, concrete goal and clear social impact
  • Social and Economic Justice
  • Educational Opportunity
  • New Works of Political Art
  • First submit a brief email of inquiry

Contact
e@yipharburg.com
212-343-9668

Program URL
http://yipharburg.com/
http://yipharburg.com/foundation/apply/

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