First Time Applicant?

Learn about getting a DUNS number and registering with and


Grants for Arts Projects Guidelines Webinar Archive (1/6/21)

Arts Education Grants for Arts Projects Webinar Archive (1/28/21)

Dance Grants for Arts Projects Webinar Archive (1/26/21)

Media Arts Grants for Arts Projects Webinar Archive (1/12/21)

Museums Grants for Arts Projects Webinar Archive (pdf)(1/19/21)

Visual Arts Grants for Arts Projects Webinar Archive (pdf)(1/19/21) and Support Support

SAM Help

Application Assistance

Online Tutorial: Using the Grant Application Form (GAF)

Common Application Mistakes

Sample Application Narratives

Application Checklist


Accessibility Checklist

Accessibility Questions for Recommended Applicants

Recent Grants

Look up recent grants that the Arts Endowment has awarded. Also see rosters of grant reviewers.

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