South Carolina Arts Commission

South Carolina Arts Commission

COVID-19 and the arts in South Carolina

Curated, updated resources to help S.C. creative communities navigate relief and reopening.

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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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Partnerships

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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CARES Act funding announced for 7 S.C. NEA grantees

Awards total $350,000 Washington — The National Endowment for the Arts announces the nonprofit arts organizations recommended for direct funding through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. These 855 organizations—located in every state, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico—will receive a total of $44.5 million in nonmatching funds to support staff […]

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SCAC announces four 2021 fellowship recipients

Individual excellence in writing, dance honored for immediate release COLUMBIA, S.C. – Hard work and exceptional abilities are earning fellowships for four South Carolina artists practicing in the dance and writing disciplines from the South Carolina Arts Commission for fiscal year 2021. The South Carolina Arts Commission (SCAC) Board of Directors approved four $5,000 fellowships […]

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