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.
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.
Arts Teacher Support Grants
At least six weeks before the project begins (for FY21 grants, no later than April 3, 2021)
Up to $1200
1:2 (grantee:SCAC); no match required for public schools that qualify for Title 1 funding
Arts Education Project Grants
Up to $15,000
District Arts Support Grants
Up to $25,000 per year
ABC Advancement (ABC) Grants
(For FY20 ABC Group C grantees only.)
The application deadline for FY21 funding has passed. Application materials for FY22 are scheduled for release in Fall 2020.
Up to $15,000 per year per single school; up to $25,000 per year for a school district