Festivals Program Grants
To support community-based festivals in S.C. that increase public engagement and participation in arts and culture
Most S.C. nonprofit organizations (arts & non-arts), colleges and universities, and units of government
Up to $7,500
January 1, 2024 – May 31, 2024
About This Grant
To provide support for a broad range of arts activities at festivals that take place in—and have an impact on—S.C. communities, increasing opportunities for public engagement and participation in arts and culture.
Grant guidelines are subject to change until application opens.
How to Apply
Applications are accepted through our grants portal, which uses the Foundant platform.
New to Foundant? For frequently asked questions, registration instructions, and other helpful information, we highly recommend visiting the Grants Portal FAQ, before you begin working in the system.
After You Apply
I’m Here to Help!
- If you are seeking advisement before submitting an application, please contact Arts Industry Director La Ruchala Murphy (803.734.8762 | firstname.lastname@example.org).
- If you have submitted an application, and/or you have a current grant, please contact the Grants Team (803.734.8695 | email@example.com).
We also highly recommend a visit to our Grants Coaching webpage, for
- category-specific information for grant applicants,
- topic sessions, and
- opportunities for one-on-one assistance.
Missed a group call or session? Look for the video link to access a recording of that presentation.