Foundation for Contemporary Arts. Its mission is to encourage, sponsor and promote innovative work in the arts. Through a nomination process, individual artists and organizations working in dance, music/sound, theater/performance art, poetry, and the visual arts are awarded unrestricted grants for projects of their own choosing.
National Endowment for the Arts is an independent agency of the United States federal government that offers support and funding for projects that show artistic excellence.
National Endowment for the Humanities. NEH is an independent grant-making agency of the United States government dedicated to supporting research, education, preservation, and public programs in the humanities.
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