South Carolina Arts Commission

A record-breaking FY22

The SCAC is proud to have more than doubled its previous grant-making record by investing $11.9 million in arts organizations, arts learning, and artists in South Carolina in FY22.

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Grant Making

Investments in strengthening South Carolina artistically, educationally, and culturally

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Staff Assistance

Expertise delivered by dedicated arts professionals

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Direct Programs

Focused initiatives developed to advance the Arts Commission’s goals

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Strategic collaborations with a wide range of partners across the state

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Relevant news and stories from artists and programs all over South Carolina, including, what is new with SCAC.

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Grants Roundup: Deadlines for the Week of Dec. 5

SCAC Deadlines and Coaching Opportunities Though not the only way, grants are among the main ways the SCAC accomplishes its work. Because of their importance to that, and what they mean to so many of you, The Hub wants to help keep Arts Commission grants top-of-mind and reduce the number of times we hear people […]

Grants Roundup: Deadlines for the Week of Dec. 5: Full Article on The Hub

Know a young musician with a disability?

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, January 18, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. ET. Know a musician (ages 14-25) with disabilities who would like to perform at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.? Encourage them to apply for the VSA International Young Musicians Award Program. Disability is a broad umbrella that covers a variety of lived experiences. Eligible musicians […]

Know a young musician with a disability?: Full Article on The Hub