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.
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-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.
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-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.
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, and must include the following: