Accepting nominations for Black, Brown, or Indigenous artists / creatives living in Greater New Haven, celebrating all forms of art in the broadest way possible. If it is art to you, it is art to us!
Prioritizing those who are actively engaged in their community but don't already have access to resources. This grant is currently funded with $110,000 and all decisions are decided by the Community Advisory Board.
Awarding $10,000 each to support their lives and careers, from childcare to paying off debt, purchasing equipment to hiring collaborators, producing new work to saving for the future. No strings attached.
How It Works
Nominate an artist / creative that you think deserves this award. It should take only 10 mins and self-nominations are accepted.
Our Community Advisory Board will review all nominations and make final decisions on who receives this award.
We will reach out to the selected artists / creatives to distribute the payment. This process will repeat for a few rounds in 2021 until all funds are invested.