Unfettering Artists' Productivity and Impact

FINANCIAL INDEPENDENCE SUPPORTS CREATIVE FREEDOM

CCI understands that artists working in all disciplines, at all stages of their careers, need direct support to develop their creative practice. For this reason, we constantly evolve, research and refine our programs and forge beneficial partnerships that allow us to quickly address new developments and provide artists with support in areas where other funding sources may be limited.

Currently, CCI offers the following funding programs: 


  

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The CALI Accelerator program provides professional development grants to emerging arts leaders throughout California to practice their leadership vision and voice. 

Ongoing Deadline: 15th of every month

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Guidelines

Quick Grant Program 

Professional development for Bay Area arts organizations and individual artists throughout the state of California.

Ongoing Deadline: 15th of every month

APPLY ONLINE NOW

Guidelines


Los Angeles CEDF

Supporting micro-sized creative social enterprises in Los Angeles. 

Closed for 2018

Info & Guidelines


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Supporting arts-based commercial businesses involved in the production or distribution of the arts in San Jose, California.

Closed for 2018

Info & Guidelines


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Supporting individual artist-entrepreneurs with spinal cord injuries who are inspired to innovate by opportunity-based entrepreneurship.
 
Closed for 2019
 
For the latest information, click here.

Investing in Artists

Supporting individual artists working in the Bay Area.

Deadline: June 28, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. PST 

For the latest information, click here.

If you would like to browse the artists who have received Investing in Artists grants in the past, please use the search form here.


CCI Funding Programs are made possible in part by grants from:

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