The Arizona Commission on the Arts directs funds received from the State of Arizona and the National Endowment for the Arts to programs that contribute to the growth and stabilization of the arts, nurture and develop the craft and skills of Arizona artists, preserve the rich traditions of Arizona communities, and encourage learning and participation by citizens of all ages and abilities.

Below is a list of programs for which the Arizona Commission on the Arts is currently accepting applications. For your convenience, a link to each program's guidelines has also been provided. Please review the guidelines thoroughly before proceeding with your application. Applications which are incomplete, fail to meet all requirements or do not follow the instructions outlined within the published guidelines will not be considered. All applications will be screened for eligibility before entering the review process.

To learn more about the various programs of the Arizona Commission on the Arts, please visit http://www.azarts.gov

Deadline: 11:59pm, Thursday, March 26, 2020 

 AZ Creative Aging Researchapalooza is a capacity-building program for teaching artists, arts organizations and health/aging organizations with a serious and committed interest in strengthening existing Creative Aging programs through research and development efforts. The Arizona Commission on the Arts is seeking up to 12 teaching artists, arts organizations and health/aging organizations to participate in this new program of the AZ Creative Aging initiative, to take place March 2020 through March 2021 . 

 The call for applications is open to all artists, arts organizations and health/aging organizations with Creative Aging programming based in Arizona. Organizations who apply must be incorporated as a nonprofit organization with tax-exempt status or be a unit of government. Applicants must have programming scheduled for the Fall 2020 or existing data to review.   

In order to participate in the AZ Creative Aging Researchapalooza, applicants must be able to commit to the full program schedule and requirements. 


 




Arizona Commission on the Arts