South Carolina Arts Commission

South Carolina Arts Commission

All Grants

Grants are one of the four ways the S.C. Arts Commission accomplishes its work in arts education and artist and community arts development.

Use the filters below to find the grant that is most relevant to your needs.

Grant Categories
Grant Eligibility
Traditional Arts Apprenticeship (APR) Grants
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Application Deadline
02/15/2019

The next application deadline is tentatively scheduled for February 2020.

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Funding
$2,000 to the Mentor Artist and $500 to the Apprentice

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Matching Requirement
None

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ABC Advancement (ABC) Grants
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Application Deadline
01/15/2019

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Funding
Up to $15,000 per year per single school; up to $25,000 per year for a school district

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Matching Requirement
2:1 (grantee:SCAC)

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Folklife & Traditional Arts (FLK) Grants
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Application Deadline
03/22/2019

Note: You are strongly advised to discuss your project with the Program Director before applying.

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Funding
Up to $6,000

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Matching Requirement
1:1 (applicant:SCAC)

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Arts Education Project (AEP) Grants
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Application Deadline
02/15/2019

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Funding
Up to $15,000

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Matching Requirement
1:1 (grantee:SCAC)

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Operating Support for Small Organizations (OSS) Grants
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Application Deadline
02/01/2019

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Funding
Up to $2500 per year

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1:1 (grantee:SCAC)

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Arts Project Support (APS) Grants
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Application Deadline
Rolling At least six weeks before the project begins

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Funding
Up to $1000

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Matching Requirement
1:2 for artists, 1:1 for organizations

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General Operating Support (GOS) Grants
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Application Deadline
02/15/2019

For new applicants and current Group 1 grantees only.

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Funding
No pre-set range

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Matching Requirement
3:1 (grantee:SCAC)

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Individual Artist Fellowships (FEL)
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Application Deadline
11/08/2018

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Funding
$5,000

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None

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Artists’ Ventures Initiative (AVI) Grants
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Application Deadline
03/26/2019

For artists invited to submit a full application

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Funding
Up to $3,500 for a one-time project/single purchase; up to $5,000 for an ongoing business venture

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Matching Requirement
1:2 (applicant:SCAC)

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Subgranting (SUB) Grants
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Application Deadline
04/15/2019

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Funding
Up to $10,000

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Matching Requirement
1:1 (applicant:SCAC)

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