For questions about the Arts Accessibility Grant Programs: Linda Hilliar // 402.595.3940
For questions about specific outreach, services, and resources, contact our NAC Accessibility Specialist - Robin Richards // 402.595.3934
The Arts Accessibility Grant for event services program provides non-matching reimbursement grants to Nebraska nonprofit organizations to defray costs involved in opening performances to all individuals regardless of accessibility barriers.
Eligibility: Nonprofit organizations incorporated in Nebraska that are federally tax-exempt, and public agencies and subdivisions of governmental agencies. Basic Support Grant (BSG) and Annual Series and Events (ASE) grantees are eligible to apply.
Grant Amounts: Applicants can request a maximum award of $2,500 per fiscal year (July 1-June 30). $250 per event or $2,500 for a series of 10 or more events.
Deadline: At least four weeks prior to the event or purchase of materials.
The Arts Accessibility Grant for improvement projects is an invitational grant program designed to provide non-matching funds to improve access to art organization’s existing programs or facility for patrons with disabilities.
Eligibility: Nonprofit arts organizations incorporated in Nebraska that are federally tax-exempt. (No schools, colleges, public agencies, subdivisions of government agencies, or religious organizations.) Basic Support Grant (BSG) and Annual Series and Events (ASE) grantees are eligible.
Grant Amounts: Nonmatching, up to $5,000
How to Apply: To be eligible to apply, organizations must first email a Letter of Intent (LOI) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: LOIs must be received at least 12 weeks before the proposed project start date.