The Alliance for California Traditional Arts promotes and supports ways for cultural traditions to thrive now and into the future by providing advocacy, resources, and connections for folk and traditional artists and their communities.
Funding guidelines and applications are now available online from the Alliance for California Traditional Arts actaonline.org
Living Cultures Grants Program: Grants up to $5,000 will support proposals that sustain and transmit traditional arts expressions and demonstrate impact on cultural communities. Open to organizations with budgets under $250,000. If you have been awarded a Living Cultures grant for three consecutive years, we ask that you sit out one year before reapplying. Deadline – July 17th, 2017
Apprenticeship Program: Contracts California -based master artists or culture-bearers for $3,000 to offer intensive one-on-one training for a specific art form to a qualified apprentice for six to twelve months. Deadline – July 17th, 2016
Free Information Webinars - Join us to learn more about our programs and how to apply
June 6 & June 13, 12 noon
June 7, 6pm (Spanish)