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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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CALI Accelerator
Professional development grants for emerging arts leaders throughout California to practice their leadership vision and voice.

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Quick Grant
Professional development grants for Bay Area arts organizations and individual artists throughout the state of California.
Ongoing Deadline: 15th of every month


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CAL-Now Grants Program
Supporting independent, dedicated emerging arts leadership associations in California.

Deadline: January 15, 2021

For more information, click here.

 

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SCI Artist-Innovator Fund
Supporting individual artist-entrepreneurs with spinal cord injuries who are inspired to innovate by opportunity-based entrepreneurship.
 
Deadline: May 26, 2021
 
For more information, click here.
 
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Creative Industries Incentive Fund
Supporting arts-based commercial businesses involved in the production or distribution of the arts in San José, California.

The 2020 cycle is closed. Check back in summer 2021 for updates!

For more information, click here.

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Investing in Artists
Supporting individual artists working in the Bay Area.

The 2020 cycle is closed. Check back in spring 2021 for updates!

For more 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.

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Grant & Loan Fund for Early-Stage Arts, Creative, and Cultural Cooperatives
Supporting early-stage creative sector cooperatives in the U.S. & territories with early seed capital and technical assistance.

The 2020 cycle is closed. 

For more information, click here.


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

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