Grants: NALAC Fund for the Arts (USA and Puerto Rico)

NALAC Fund for the Arts
The National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures (NALAC) announces the latest round of grant opportunities for Latino artists and arts organizations working in all creative disciplines across the United States and Puerto Rico. Grants will support projects taking place in 2019, and applications are due Thursday, September 6, 2018. The NALAC Fund for the Arts is the only national grant program intentionally investing in Latinx artists and nonprofit arts organizations in the United States. (Latinx is a gender-neutral term increasingly used in lieu of Latino or Latina). To date, NALAC has awarded over 500 grants, reflecting an investment of $2..5 million across 35 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and México.

Grant Categories for Latinx Artists
$5,000 NFA Artist Grant
$5,400 NFA San Antonio Artist Grant
$10,000 Adán Medrano Legacy Award in Film [Emerging Filmmakers]
$25,000 Mentorship Award
Grant Categories for Latinx Arts Organizations
$5,000 NFA Small Organizations
$10,000 NFA Mid to Large Organizations
Upcoming Grant Opportunities
NFA Puerto Rico Artist Grant
Transnational Travel Award
Support Webinars
Join the webinar via Zoom with a webcam or by phone:<>. Meeting ID: 210 432 3982. Phone audio: US Toll (408) 638-0968 or (646) 558-8656.
Friday, July 20, 2018
10:30-11:30am CST
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
1:00-2:00pm CST
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
5:00-6:00pm CST
Consultations with Staff
Schedule an appointment to meet with staff virtually in early August.<> Please come prepared with questions or requests for feedback or technical assistance regarding your application.
August 6 - 17, 2018
Ask Questions, Receive Technical Support and Coaching

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