Shortcut Navigation:

strengthening, unifying and connecting greater Cleveland's arts and culture sector

register  |



The Joyce Awards

Grant Amount: The four top proposals will receive $50,000 each

Deadline: 04/05/2017

Guidelines link: Click here to view guidelines

Disciplines: Not Discipline Specific

Organization: The Joyce Foundation

Description: The Joyce Awards, the only program supporting artists of color in major Great Lakes cities, aims to strengthen cross-cultural understanding by bringing diverse audiences together. The Chicago-based Foundation has awarded more than $2.4 million to commission 46 new works since the program started in 2003.

A 501(c)3 organization and artist of color should apply collaboratively for this award. Metropolitan areas of the Great Lakes region - Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Indianapolis, Milwaukee and Minneapolis/St.Paul. All artistic disciplines are supported.

More on the letter of inquiry is available at the guidelines link above. Formal proposals will be invited.