CHALLENGE AMERICA: Applicant Resources

First Time Applicant?

Learn about getting a DUNS number and registering with and


Challenge America Guidelines Webinar (3/10/21) and Support Support
SAM Help

Application Assistance

How to Apply Tutorials:

    Part 1: Submit to
    Part 2: Submit to Applicant Portal

Challenge America Open Office Hours

Online Tutorial: Using the Grant Application Form (GAF)

Challenge America Applicant Tips

Common Application Mistakes

Application Checklist


Accessibility Checklist

Accessibility Questions for Recommended Applicants<

Recent Grants

Recent Grants

Program Evaluation

If you are recommended for a grant and your project includes program evaluation and/or research activities that involve directly collecting information from program participants, the National Endowment for the Arts may conduct a review of your project to ensure that it is in compliance with our general guidance regarding the responsible conduct of research.

Responsible Conduct of Performance Measurement, Program Evaluation, and Research

Historic Preservation

This short webinar describes the NEA’s Historic Preservation review process and it discusses the information applicants and grantees are asked to submit for the review of their activities.

NEA’s Historic Preservation Review Process