Apply Now for a Grant in Emerging Fields, Literature and Performing Arts! Submission Deadline: March 1, 2012, 4:00pm EST.


Creative Capital is the only national grantmaking and artist service organization for individual artists with an open application process. Our selection process includes three steps: inquiry, application and panel review.

To be eligible to apply, an artist must be:
• A U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident
• At least 25 years old
• A working artist with at least five years of professional experience
• Not a full-time student

Download the 2012 Grant Guidelines for more information.

Creative Capital is currently accepting online Letters of Inquiry for grants in Emerging Fields, Literature and Performing Arts.

>> Click here to register and access the online Letter of Inquiry form 

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Submission deadline: March 1, 2012, 4:00pm EST. 

Prior to the grant deadline, our grantmaking staff holds information sessions where artists can learn more about our application process.

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February 1, 2012, 10:00am EST: Online Letter of Inquiry form opens for grants in Emerging Fields, Literature and Performing Arts
March 1, 2012, 4:00pm EST: Submission deadline
June 2012: Notification of advancement to application stage
September 2012: Notification of advancement to panel review
January 2013: Announcement of awards 

If you have questions about the grant program or application process, please direct them to grants [at] creative-capital [dot] org.

Online Letter of Inquiry now OPEN; Deadline: March 1…