Dates & Deadlines

Rolling Applications

In addition to the deadlines listed below, South Arts has multiple programs that support rolling applications.

  • Express Grants. These grants of up to $2,000 support organizations in rural communities to present artists of any discipline for public engagements and educational opportunities.
  • Professional Development and Artistic Planning Grants. These grants of up to $1,000 support arts organizations to gain the tools and knowledge necessary to support their audiences.

Upcoming Dates and Deadlines

Please note: Dates and deadlines are added regularly. Please be sure to check page often and subscribe to our email updates for the latest information about all of South Arts' opportunities.

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Submit a Session for the Creative Placemaking Leadership Summit

You can lead a session! We are looking for sessions that offer Summit participants new or different ideas or perspectives or different ways of learning. Submit a proposed session topic today!

Artists Thrive - South Arts Pod

Receive complimentary virtual registration to the Artists Thrive Summit (July 19-22, 2022) and be part of our engagement pod, connecting with the South Arts team and artists from across the region.

International Society of Performing Arts Fellowships

Fellowships provide emerging and mid-career performing arts professionals with the opportunity to expand their international networks through membership and attendance at ISPA Congresses.

Cross-Sector Impact Grants (Letter of Interest)

These grants of up to $15,000 support "arts and..." projects developed by partners—one arts organization or artist, and one non-arts organization—harnessing the power of collaboration.