South Carolina Arts Commission

South Carolina Arts Commission

Community Arts Grants

These grants strengthen arts organizations in S.C. communities with support for operations and presenting live arts performances.

Arts Emergency Relief Grants
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Application Deadline
05/15/2020

This application deadline has passed.

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Funding
Up to $1000*

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Matching Requirement
None

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Accessibility (ACA) Grants
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Application Deadline
Rolling

We have suspended taking applications for this program until the FY2021 state budget is finalized in Fall 2020.

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Funding
Up to $2,500

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Matching Requirement
1:1 (applicant:SCAC)

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Arts Project Support (APS) Grants
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Application Deadline
Rolling

We have suspended taking applications for this program until the FY2021 state budget is finalized in Fall 2020.

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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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Presenting and Performing Arts Initiative (PPA) Grants
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Application Deadline
Rolling

This program has been suspended for FY2021 (July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021).

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Funding
Up to $2,000

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Matching Requirement
1:1 (applicant:SCAC)

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Operating Support for Small Organizations (OSS) Grants
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Application Deadline
12/16/2019

The application deadline for FY21 OSS funding has passed. Application materials for FY22 are scheduled for release in Fall 2020.

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Funding
Up to $2500 per year

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Matching Requirement
1:1 (grantee:SCAC)

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Statewide Operating Support (SWO) Grants
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Application Deadline
02/03/2020

The application deadline for FY21 SWO funding has passed. Application materials for FY22 are scheduled for release in Fall 2020.

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Funding
No pre-set range

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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
02/18/2020

The application deadline has passed for new applicants and current Group 2 grantees to apply for FY21 GOS funding. Application materials for FY22 are scheduled for release in Fall 2020.

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Funding
No pre-set range

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Matching Requirement
3:1 (grantee:SCAC)

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Folklife & Traditional Arts (FLK) Grants
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Application Deadline
03/16/2020

The application deadline for FY21 funding has passed. Application materials for FY22 are scheduled for release in December 2020.

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Funding
Up to $6,000

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Matching Requirement
1:1 (grantee:SCAC)

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Subgranting (SUB) Grants
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Application Deadline
05/01/2020

The application deadline for FY21 funding has passed. Application materials for FY22 are tentatively scheduled for release in early 2021.

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Funding
Up to $10,000

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Matching Requirement
1:1 (applicant:SCAC)

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