Each year, ArtsGreensboro provides this support through four grant programs and community sponsorships. Grants for the period July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017 are outlined below.

Mission Support Grants

Mission Support Grants are two-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 CompanyMusic for a Great Space
Center for Visual ArtistsOpportunities Unlimited/Greensboro Housing Authority
Creative Aging Network-NCPiedmont Blues Preservation Society
Dance ProjectRoyal Expressions Contemporary Ballet
ElsewhereThe Salvation Army/Boys and Girls Club
Greensboro BalletTouring Theatre of NC
Greensboro OperaTriad Pride Men's Chorus

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, 2016 through June 30, 2017 are outlined below.

OrganizationProject Title
Academy at LincolnCultural Indian Dance
Alderman ElementaryBring the drama to Alderman
Archer ElementaryNumber Drummer Math Through Music
B'nai Shalom Day SchoolGlass - The Mezuzzot Project
Eastern High SchoolPrinting with a Purpose
Erwin MontessoriThe Shine Project
Madison ElementaryBuilding Literacy with Clay
Newcomers SchoolBring Dance to Newcomers! A Multicultural Exploration in American Dance
Northern Guilford High SchoolPainting with Robots
Sedalia ElementaryArt for All
Southern Guilford High SchoolMemory Project
Stokesdale ElementaryDidgeridoo Down Under
Weaver AcademyHigh School Filmmakers Training
Western Guilford High SchoolShakespeare Alive!

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, 2017 through December 31, 2017 are outlined below.

Janet AllardLiteratureGuilford
Marilyn BarrVisual ArtsGuilford
Samantha DiRosaVisual ArtsGuilford
Diane FaisonDramaAlamance
Lorena GuillenMusicGuilford
Krystal HardVisual ArtsGuilford
Gregory HoffmanVisual Arts/MusicAlamance
Hye Young KimVisual ArtsGuilford
Ethan MorrowVisual ArtsRandolph
Roy RobertsMusicGuilford
Eliseo SantosMusicGuilford
Alfonso Aguilera TobarFilm/Video/Visual ArtsAlamance