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Opportunity for USA and Puerto Rico arts nonprofit organizations of color to participate in an initiative to develop and implement an organizational strategy. Applicants must submit an expression of interest prior to submitting a full application. The program involves participation in a planning year, four years to implement and refine strategic change efforts, and participation in research related to the initiative.
In addition to directly supporting the grantees as they foster strategic change at their organizations, a key goal of the initiative is to develop credible, useful insights to benefit other arts organizations of color and the field at large.
Participation in the first cohort will include working with coaches, consultants and researchers to document each grantee’s organizational history and culture through an ethnographic study. Researchers will also document practices and approaches during the initiative through an implementation study.
In service of the learning effort, grantees must commit to:
GrantWatch ID#: 197740
Organizations selected to participate in the initial cohort will receive the following:
- Funding: Each organization selected to participate in the initiative will receive five years of funding totaling approximately $2 to 3 million. Funding allocations will be determined based on need and will be proportionate to budget sizes.
- Coaching Supports
- Peer Learning
- Contributions to the Field
For more information about benefits to grantees, see the URL for Full Text (RFP) link below.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://wallacefoundation.submittable.com/submit
Direct questions to: ArtsOpenCall@wallacefoundation.org
140 Broadway, 49th Fl, New York, NY 10005
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