Program provides annual program support to organizations that produce and/or present the same event or series of arts events on a recurring basis. Organizations in this category must demonstrate consistent artistic, educational and cultural value; responsiveness to their community; credible planning and evaluation strategies; and a high level of financial and managerial accountability, including a history of successful NAC grantsmanship.
ASE grants support single arts events or a series of arts events that are open to the general public in the state of Nebraska. A series may have multiple components, disciplines and/or performances. Examples include exhibitions, performances, poetry readings, commissions and/or support of new work development, arts festivals, community murals and ethnic heritage projects.
Eligibility: ASE applicants must be pre-approved to apply. Organizations must:
Note: All projects primarily targeting youth must apply in as an Arts Learning Project or Artists in Schools/Communities grant.
Grant Amounts: Determined on a year-to-year basis and based upon a fixed percentage of the series/event budget, available funding and NAC approval.
Note: Projects that span the summer may have a start date as early as June 1 and an end date as late as August 31.
Contact: Rachel Morgan // 402.595.2142