Local and National Arts &
Arts in Healthcare Based Grants
Local Arts Grantors
Manhattan Grantor Websites & Grant Links
Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) Main site
DCA Funding Programs
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) Main site
Borough Arts Councils Websites and Grant Links
Brooklyn Arts Council (BAC) Main site
Bronx Council on the Arts (BCA) Main site
Queens Council on the Arts (QCA) Main site
Council on the Arts & Humanities for Staten Island (COAHSI) Main site
Other Local Grant Opportunities
The Creative Center Receives NEA Grant to Train Artists in Creative Aging
The Creative Center: Arts in Healthcare has been recommended for an NEA grant to support training for artists to bring evidence-based arts programming to older adults and to host a "best practice" symposium.
National Grants & Awards
Johnson & Johnson Grants
Each year, Johnson and Johnson and Society for the Arts in Healthcare award funding to healthcare organizations and/or arts agencies working in partnership to produce innovative arts projects serving patients, their families, and caregivers in healthcare settings and promoting healing and preventative health.
Consulting Grants and Services
Through the support of the National Endowment for the Arts, the Society for the Arts in Healthcare offers a Consultancy Service to assist organizations in developing, re-imagining or sustaining their arts in healthcare programs.
American Art Resources & Society for the Arts in Healthcare Research Grant
A $1,000 award, sponsored by American Art Resources, Houston, will be provided to a Principal Investigator to conduct or supplement Arts in Healthcare research. Selection will be made on the merit, innovation and feasibility of the research proposal. The submission deadline is June 1st each year.
Other Grants & Awards
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Society for the Arts in Healthcare Annual Student Scholarship
This award provides a $1,000 scholarship to a student member of the Society for the Arts in Healthcare who has made a contribution to the field of arts in healthcare or shows significant interest in the field of arts in healthcare as a future career. The submission deadline is October 31st each year. Thank you to Tina S. Lassiter for making this award possible.
Blair L. Sadler Awards History
From 2002 - 2008, the Society for the Arts in Healthcare's Blair L. Sadler International Healing Arts Awards recognized artists - both professionals and students - for their exemplary visual, performing or multidisciplinary art projects that have had a measurable impact on the quality of the healthcare experience for patients, visitors and staff.
Outstanding Leadership in the Society for the Arts in Healthcare, Janice Palmer Award
The Outstanding Leadership in the Society for the Arts in Healthcare, Janice Palmer Award was established in 2001 to recognize outstanding service by individual members to the Society for the Arts in Healthcare and the field of arts in healthcare.