This grant opportunity is to support the immediate needs of emerging and professional Black artists in advancing their artistic careers.

  • Awards are up to $250.
  • Awards are based on immediate need for funds for events occurring in the next 90 days.
  • Qualifying events include but are not limited to application fees, materials, training & professional development.
  • Awards will be announced ongoing through 9/30/2021. 
  • Greater Sacramento region artists will be prioritized.

We are dismantling historical barriers to representation in the arts community. Supporting Black artists throughout their careers is a core principle of our work. We use our voices to amplify their art and celebrate their stories. We provide funds, space, and resources for Black artists to cultivate a community and inspire connectivity.

This grant opportunity is to support the projects of emerging and professional Black artists in advancing their artistic careers.

  • Applicants will need to upload 3 samples of their work.
  • Applications close 7/31/2021 at 11:59 PM 
  • Awards will be announced on 9/1/2021
  • Greater Sacramento region artists will be prioritized.
Black Artist Foundry