NATIONAL ARTS JOURNALISM PROGRAM has received funding through
grants from major domestic and international foundations, corporate
sponsors, and government agencies.
for the Arts
The National Endowment for the Arts is a public agency dedicated
to supporting excellence in the arts, both new and established;
bringing the arts to all Americans; and providing leadership in
arts education. Established by Congress in 1965 as an independent
agency of the federal government, the Endowment is the nation's
largest annual funder of the arts, bringing great art to all 50
states, including rural areas, inner cities, and military bases.
John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation was established in 1950
as a private foundation independent of the Knight brothers' newspaper
enterprises. It is dedicated to furthering their ideals of service
to community, to the highest standards of journalistic excellence
and to the
defense of a free press.
Beeldende Kunsten Vormgeving en Bouwkunst
The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture
(known in the Netherlands as Fonds BKVB) is the national body responsible
for making grants to individual visual artists, designers and architects.
Its objective is to nurture excellence in visual arts, design and
architecture in the Netherlands. Since its foundation in 1988, the
Fonds BKVB has awarded almost 20,000 grants.
The Fund for Amateur Art and Performing Arts is the national fund
in the Netherlands that gives grants to amateur artists and professional
performing artists, groups and ensembles whose projects contribute
to the quality, advancement and variety of the arts and their dissemination
abroad. The Fund also takes part in cultural and political debates
and promotes both sectors in the Netherlands and abroad.
The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts
The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts was established in
1987. In accordance with Andy Warhol's will, its mission is the
advancement of the visual arts. The Foundation's objective is to
foster innovative artistic expression and the creative process by
encouraging and supporting cultural
organizations that in turn, directly or indirectly, support artists
and their work. The Foundation values the contribution these organizations
make to artists and audiences and to society as a whole by supporting,
exhibiting and interpreting a broad spectrum of contemporary artistic
Pew Charitable Trust
D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
: About Us : Funders