Each year, ArtsGreensboro provides this support through four grant programs and community sponsorships. Grants for the period July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018 are outlined below.

Mission Support Grants

Mission Support Grants are single-year investments for mature arts organizations with unrestricted operating revenues exceeding $500,000 annually for the past three consecutive years. Applicants must have a demonstrated record of success in creating or presenting programs of the highest artistic quality and regional significance, engaging diverse participants, and providing high-quality and/or innovative educational programming.

Carolina TheatreGreensboro Symphony
Community Theatre of Greensboro Music Academy of NC
Eastern Music FestivalTriad Stage

Project Support Grants

Project Support Grants are single-year investments in projects proposed by arts organizations that do not receive Mission Support funding. Projects must engage and impact the community.

African American AtelierGreensboro Oratorio Society
Bel Canto CompanyOpportunities Unlimited/Greensboro Housing Authority
Center for Visual ArtistsPiedmont Blues Preservation Society
Dance ProjectShared Radiance Performing Arts
ElsewhereThe Salvation Army/Boys and Girls Club
Greensboro BalletTouring Theatre of NC
Greensboro OperaTriad Pride Men's Chorus
Music for a Great SpaceWeatherspoon Art Museum

Teacher Art Grants

Teacher Art Grants fund school projects that emphasize the arts in all subject areas; support the teaching of the N.C. Arts Curriculum; bring artists into the classroom; reach a large number of students; and encourage cooperative arts projects among schools, teachers, PTAs, and other organizations. Grants for the period July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018 are outlined below.

School/OrganizationProject Title
Academy at LincolnLet the Children's Voices Be Heard
Bessemer Elementary SchoolUbuntu
David D Jones ElementaryJones Tile Benches
Doris Henderson Newcomers SchoolBring Dance To Newcomers, Encore!
Erwin Montessori Art/Environment
Guilford County School Visual Art Teachers Ebru Marbling
Guilford Elementary SchoolDrumming Up Character
Hunter ElementaryUsing the iPad to Exhibit Art
Jefferson ElementaryMelody, Chords, and Bass line on Ukulele
Jesse Wharton ElementaryWorld Music Drumming
Mendenhall Middle SchoolDance and Art from India
North Guilford High SchoolGelliplate Printmaking
Sedalia Elementary / Madison ElementaryThe Super Hero in Me! - Self Portrait Super Hero Sculptures
Southern Guilford High SchoolMemory Project
Swann Middle SchoolThe Hair Spray Civil Rights Project

Regional Artist Grants

ArtsGreensboro coordinates the Regional Artist Grant program on behalf of a consortium of five counties: Alamance, Caswell, Guilford, Randolph, and Rockingham. Funding is provided by the North Carolina Arts Council and matched locally by participating counties. This program offers grants to artists residing in these counties to further their development as professional artists at any stage in their career. Grants for the period January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 are outlined below.

Regional ArtistProjectCounty
Les Caison, IIIPixel promotionRandolph
Felicia DeanVisualizing SoundGuilford
Abigail DowdSecond AlbumGuilford
Emily D. EdwardsGraphic Violence: Media, Violence and Social LifeGuilford
Laurent EstoppeyEnvelop(p)eGuilford
LaTasha "Sunny" GravelyPrestige & Prejudice: Transforming NCGuilford
Courtney Hemphill"Ladylike Brushstrokes"Guilford
Kelly Brooke HowardUpward MobilityGuilford / High Point
Debra Kaufman & Melissa HassardPoetry readings/workshopsAlamance
Fabion LopezCD RecordingGuilford
Melissa LovingoodMetal CreaturesGuilford
Sidney StretzBounce House GalleryGuilford
Ely Urbanskithank you.good byeAlamance
Vincent van GelderThe Guardians of Iceland: Eylin's JourneyGuilford
Sallie WhitePainting RetreatGuilford
Curry WilkinsonBuild A KilnAlamance