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.



The South Carolina Arts Commission is honored to have been named 2019 Public Sector Grantmaker of the Year by the 3,000-member Grant Professionals Association.

Read more about this honor on The Hub.

 

 

 


Looking for Statewide Operating Support (SWO) grants?

That grant category has been phased out. SWO grantees were reassigned to our other operating support grant categories: General Operating Support and Operating Support for Small Organizations.

Looking for Teacher Standards Implementation (TSI) Grants?

The SC Arts Commission has replaced Teacher Standards Implementation (TSI) Grants with Arts Teacher Support Grants, available starting in FY21.


 

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

Grant Categories
Grant Eligibility
Subgranting Grants
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Application Deadline
05/01/2023

Tentative deadline for *FY24* funding; details scheduled for release in early 2023.

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Funding
Up to $10,000

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Matching Requirement
1:1 (applicant:SCAC)

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Arts Project Support Grants
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Application Deadline
Rolling

The application period for FY22 funding has passed. Details about FY23 funding are scheduled for release in Summer 2022.

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Funding
Up to $2,500 within a fiscal year

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

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Accessibility Grants
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Application Deadline
Rolling

The application period for FY22 funding has passed. Details about FY23 funding are scheduled for release in Summer 2022.

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Funding
Up to $2,500

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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
12/13/2021

The application deadline for FY23 funding has passed.

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Funding
Up to $2,500 per year

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Matching Requirement
1:1 (grantee:SCAC)

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General Operating Support (GOS) Grants
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Application Deadline
12/13/2021

The application deadline for FY23 funding has passed.

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Funding
No pre-set range

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Matching Requirement
3:1 (grantee:SCAC)

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Summer Arts Education Project Grants
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Application Deadline
01/04/2022

This application deadline has passed.

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Funding
Up to $50,000 ($25,000 per summer)

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Matching Requirement
1:2 (grantee:SCAC)

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Folklife & Traditional Arts Project Grants
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Application Deadline
03/15/2022

The application deadline for FY23 funding has passed.

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Funding
Up to $6,000

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Matching Requirement
1:1 (grantee:SCAC)

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Term Arts Education Project Grants
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Application Deadline
03/29/2022

The application deadline for FY23 funding has passed.

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Funding
Up to $30,000 (up to $15,000 per term)

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Matching Requirement
1:2 (grantee:SCAC)

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Arts Emergency Relief Grants
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Application Deadline
03/26/2021

This application deadline has passed.

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Funding
Up to $500

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Matching Requirement
None

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