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 Project Support Grants
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Application Deadline
Rolling

At least six weeks before the project begins

This category will reopen July 1, 2021, for projects taking place September 2021-June 2022.

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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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Accessibility Grants
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Application Deadline
Rolling

At least six weeks before the project begins

This category will reopen July 1, 2021, for projects taking place September 2021-June 2022.

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Funding
Up to $2,500

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Matching Requirement
1:1 (grantee:SCAC)

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Folklife & Traditional Arts Grants
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Application Deadline
03/15/2021

The application deadline for FY22 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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Operating Support for Small Organizations Grants
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Application Deadline
08/15/2021

Tentative deadline for FY23 funding; no new applications accepted for FY22.

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Funding
Up to $2500 per year

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Matching Requirement
1:1 (grantee:SCAC)

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General Operating Support Grants
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Application Deadline
08/15/2021

Tentative deadline for FY23 funding; no new applications accepted for FY22.

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Funding
No pre-set range

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Matching Requirement
3:1 (grantee:SCAC)

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Subgranting Grants
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Application Deadline
05/01/2022

Tentative deadline for FY23 funding; no new applications accepted for FY22.

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Funding
Up to $10,000

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Matching Requirement
1:1 (applicant:SCAC)

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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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