Below are a list of programs that offer grants, tips and links to a wide variety of funding sources.

Asian Cultural Council
“The Asian Cultural Council supports transformative cultural exchange by awarding grants to artists, scholars, and arts and humanities professionals, as well as organizations and educational institutions from the United States and Asia for research, study, and creative work in the United States and Asia and within the countries of Asia.”

Grant Programs from the California Arts Council
This is an excellent list of available grants for artists (of all disciplines) and arts organizations.

CEC ArtsLink
CEC ArtsLink invites artists, arts managers & arts organizations from 37 countries to apply for grants for
self-directed projects in the US.

Cranbrook College of Art Library
This link lists a number of grant and other funding sources for individual artists.

The Fulbright Program
The Fulbright Program is the “largest U.S. exchange program offering opportunities for students and young professionals to undertake international graduate study, advanced research, university teaching, and primary and secondary school teaching worldwide.” In addition, “the Fulbright Specialist Program (FSP) promotes linkages between U.S. scholars and professionals and their counterparts at host institutions overseas.”

Lighton International Artists Exchange Program
The Lighton International Artists Exchange Program (LIAEP) provides Travel Funding and Support for visual artists and arts professionals to travel to international residencies and artist communities, rand for foreign visual artists to travel to and work in the United States.

On-the-move is a resource for artists' mobility, including information on Funding.

New York Foundation for the Arts
The New York Foundation for the Arts' resources are primarily geared to New York artists, but its
Classifieds Section also includes information on out-of-state Opportunities, Grants and Funding.

Trans Artists
Trans Artists is the 'go-to' source for information on more than 400 artist-in-residency program as well as
other valuable information, including Funding Sources.



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