South Carolina Arts Commission

South Carolina Arts Commission

Grant Awards

All S.C. Arts Commission grant awards are contingent upon availability of funds, submission and approval of final reports, and compliance with program grant guidelines.

FY2020 Grant Awards

FY20 Arts in Education full-year grant awards have been tentatively approved as of April 25, 2019. Finalized FY20 awards for all full-year grant categories will be approved after the agency’s FY20 budget is confirmed, expected in late June/early July 2019. Additional grants are awarded throughout the year.

Grantee County Group FY20 Tentative Award
A C Moore Elementary School Richland C $11,336
Andrew Jackson High School Lancaster A $9,133
Andrew Jackson Middle School Lancaster A $9,834
Ashley River Creative Arts Elem School Charleston B $10,789
Beaufort Middle School Beaufort C $11,934
Brockman Elementary School Richland A $7,696
Busbee Creative Arts Academy Lexington B $9,862
Calhoun Academy of the Arts Anderson C $10,863
Campobello Gramling School Spartanburg A $10,367
Cane Bay Elementary Berkeley C $9,320
Cannons Elementary School Spartanburg B $8,665
Cheraw Intermediate School Chesterfield B $8,549
Cherryvale Elementary Sumter B $9,978
Chester Park Elementary School of the Arts Chester A $10,021
Chesterfield County School District Chesterfield A $16,435
Clinton Elementary School^J J Lancaster C $11,525
Crestwood High School Sumter C $12,091
East Aiken School of the Arts Aiken B $10,867
East Point Academy Lexington C $11,146
Fairfield Central High School Fairfield C $11,808
Fairfield Co School District Fairfield C $19,732
Felton Laboratory Charter School Orangeburg B $8,588
Greenville Co School District Greenville B $19,956
H E Bonner Elementary School Berkeley C $11,840
H E McCracken Middle School Beaufort C $11,776
Hand Middle School Richland B $10,442
Harrisburg Elementary School Lancaster B $8,781
Heath Springs Elementary School Lancaster C $11,272
Hilton Head School for the Creative Arts Beaufort A $8,369
Holly Springs – Motlow Elementary School Spartanburg A $10,580
Howe Hall Arts Infused Magnet School Berkeley C $12,249
Inman Intermediate School Spartanburg B $10,403
Kelly Miller Elementary School Fairfield C $11,052
Kershaw Co School District Kershaw B $19,763
Kingsbury Elementary Sumter B $8,626
Kingstree Middle Magnet School of the Arts Williamsburg C $5,243
L W Conder Elementary School Richland C $9,950
Lady’s Island Elementary School Beaufort B $7,847
Lady’s Island Middle School Beaufort C $10,737
Lake City Early Childhood Center Florence A $9,275
Landrum Middle School Spartanburg A $9,888
League Academy of Communication Arts Greenville B $10,558
Logan Elementary School Richland B $9,206
Long Middle School Chesterfield C $8,002
Lower Richland High School Richland A $8,849
Mabry Middle School Spartanburg A $9,915
Marlboro County School of Discovery Marlboro A $9,062
McCormick School District McCormick A $16,302
McDonald Green Elementary School Lancaster A $10,421
Mossy Oaks Elementary School Beaufort B $8,781
New Ellenton Middle STEAM Magnet School Aiken C $8,695
New Prospect Elementary School Spartanburg A $10,074
North Charleston Creative Arts Elementary Charleston C $12,154
Northside Elementary School of the Arts York B $9,167
Nursery Road Elementary School Richland C $11,272
OP Earle Elementary School Spartanburg A $10,074
Palmetto Center for the Arts Richland A $8,396
Palmetto School at the Children’s Attn Home York C $8,388
Philip Simmons Elementary School Berkeley C $11,840
Philip Simmons Middle School Berkeley C $11,871
Pine Street Elementary Spartanburg B $11,021
Pleasant Hill Middle School Lexington C $11,430
Ridge View High School Richland A $9,275
Round Top Elementary Richland C $12,217
Saluda River Academy for the Arts Lexington B $11,291
Saluda Trail Middle School York C $11,996
Sanders-Clyde Creative Arts School Charleston C $6,912
Satchel Ford Elementary School Richland A $8,795
SC Governor’s School for the Arts Greenville B $21,373
SC School for the Deaf & Blind Spartanburg A $15,191
South Florence High School Florence A $9,088
Southside Middle School Florence A $9,727
Southwood Academy of the Arts Anderson B $9,437
Stone Academy of Communication Arts Greenville B $10,558
Sumter Co School District Sumter B $15,708
Thornwell School for the Arts Darlington C $11,776
Westwood High School Richland A $10,288
White Knoll Middle School Lexington A $8,795
Whitesville Elementary School Berkeley C $8,961
Williamsburg Co School District Williamsburg B $19,313
Windsor Hill Arts Infused Elementary School Dorchester A $8,849
Woodland Heights Elementary Spartanburg B $10,364
Woodmont Middle School Greenville B $5,227
Total FY20 (Tentative) ABC Advancement Grants $899,205
Grantee County Project FY20 Tentative Award
701 Center for Contemporary Art Richland Sixth Annual Young Artists Festival for Ages 6-17 $5,007
Abbeville Opera House Abbeville Summer Youth Theatre Camp $4,428
Aiken Symphony Guild Aiken Expose 5th graders to symphony concert $11,738
Allegro Charter School of Music Charleston Guest Artist Performance Series for Grades 6-12 $11,625
Anderson County Arts Council Anderson Year Long Arts Education Program for At Risk Youth $11,419
Arts Center of Coastal Carolina Beaufort Traveling ArtsReach Program-STEAM Beaufort /Jasper $12,788
Arts Council of Greenwood County Greenwood STEAM Festival for Grades K-8 $12,075
Ballet Spartanburg Spartanburg Connect, Collaborate, and Create with STEAM $5,166
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Upstate Spartanburg Arts classes after school/summer. $11,925
Carolina Art Association Charleston Education Programs and Outreach at the Gibbes $10,875
Chapman Cultural Center Spartanburg Professional Artist Performances for grades K-12 $12,338
Charleston Jazz Charleston Jazz Immersion After School Program $5,474
Claflin University Orangeburg CU Residential Summer Arts Intensive $13,388
Clemson University Pickens Something Very Fishy: Marine Ecology STEAM Exhibit $11,071
Columbia Film Society Richland Mobile Media Literacy Technology Lab $12,825
Columbia Museum of Art Richland SC history & arts education for students grade 8 $13,751
Fort Lawn Community Center Chester Arts Programs for Children and Youth in Fort Lawn $11,738
Girl Scouts of South Carolina – Mountains to Midlands Greenville World of Girls metal sculpture with Bob Doester $8,673
Greenville Center for Creative Arts Greenville Free visual arts camp for low-income K-5 youth $10,897
Greenville Symphony Association Greenville Children’s Concert for Elementary School Students $11,625
Greenville Theatre Greenville Free professional theatre for title 1 schools $10,725
Greenwood Community Theatre Greenwood Community Outreach Theatre Literacy Program $11,025
McCormick Arts Council at the Keturah McCormick Painting a Brighter Future (Expanded Program) $7,031
Metropolitan Arts Council Greenville SmartARTS Arts Integration Program $11,513
Rock Hill Symphony Orchestra York Symphony in the Schools for Grades 5-12 $12,338
Saluda Shoals Foundation Lexington Saluda Shoals Park Inclusive Playground Mosaic $11,363
SC Children’s Theatre Greenville Theatre Programs for Title I Elementary Schools $11,588
South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice School District Richland Changing Lives Through the Arts $12,450
South Carolina Philharmonic. Inc. Richland SC Philharmonic’s Link Up: The Orchestra Sings! $11,888
St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church Richland DRAMARAMA $6,311
Trustus, Inc. Richland Summer Youth Conservatory Camp for HS Students $7,600
Union County Carnegie Library Union Exploring Art Through Technology $12,750
Warehouse Theatre Greenville The Warehouse Theatre’s This Wooden O Program $11,982
Yo Art Inc. Charleston STEAM Programming in Title I Schools $6,519
Total FY20 (Tentative) AEP Grants $353,904
Grantee County Project FY20 Tentative Award
Charleston County School District Charleston Charleston Strings Pilot $70,000
Clarendon County School District 1 Clarendon Summer STEAM Camp $85,000
Engaging Creative Minds Charleston Summer STEAM Camp $30,000
Palmetto State Arts Education Laurens Gallup Engagement Research $60,000
SC African American Heritage Foundation Darlington Arts Integration Professional Development $25,000
SC Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities Greenville SPARK Summer Camp Curriculum & Assessment $40,000
The Peace Center Foundation Greenville Teaching Artist Certification Professional Development $5,000
Total FY20 (Tentative) EPP Grants $315,000

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