NEA

The National Endowment for the Arts is an independent federal agency that funds, promotes, and strengthens the creative capacity of our communities by providing all Americans with diverse opportunities for arts participation.

Initiatives & Partnerships

The NEA works with other federal agencies, state and local governments, state and regional arts agencies, and private nonprofits on national initiatives. Below are some featured initiatives.

American Artscape

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Welcome to the new National Endowment for the Arts magazine! We have taken on a new name, American Artscape , that better captures the national scope of the agency’s grants,...

Podcasts

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2020 National Heritage Fellow, Singer, Songwriter