Alliance for California Traditional Arts

Funding Opportunity: Alliance for California Traditional Arts

New funding opportunities from ACTA / Alliance for CA Traditional Arts for 2017 are available now!  
Visit to learn about:

  • Apprenticeship Program which contracts California-based master artists or culture-bearers for $3,000 to offer intensive one-on-one training for a specific art form to a qualified apprentice for six to twelve months.  Deadline is July 15, 2016
  • Living Cultures Grants Program: Grants up to $5,000 will support proposals that sustain and transmit traditional arts expressions and demonstrate impact on cultural communities. Open to organizations with budgets under $250,000.  If you have been awarded a LCGP grant for three consecutive years, we ask that you sit out one year before reapplying.  Deadline is July 15, 2016

 Free webinars:  May 31 & June 9 at 12 noon (English) and June 2, 6 p.m. (Spanish)
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