April 28, 2018

Applications are NOW OPEN for the following ACTA funding opportunities:

Deadline to apply: JUNE 29, 2018

The Living Cultures Grants Program seeks to sustain and strengthen the folk and traditional arts in the state of California with grants of $5,000 to California-based nonprofits, as well as other organizations who work with fiscal sponsors.

To learn more about ACTA’s Living Cultures Grants Program, click here.

Deadline to apply: JUNE 29, 2018

The Apprenticeship Program encourages the continuity of California’s traditional arts and cultures by contracting master artists to offer intensive, one-on-one training to qualified apprentices. Each $3,000 contract will support a period of concentrated learning for apprentices demonstrate a committed engagement with and talent for a specific folk and traditional art form or practice.

To learn more about ACTA’s Apprenticeship Program, click here.

Join a webinar with ACTA staff to learn more about these programs.

  • May 9 at 12 noon
  • May 23 at 12 noon
  • June 6 at 6 pm (Spanish)  
Sign up by sending a request to rsvp@actaonline.org or call (559) 237-9812.