Partnership Agreements

The summary for the Partnership Agreements grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data FederalGrants.com provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the NEA Cooperative Agreements Office, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
Partnership Agreements: By supporting the state arts agencies (SAAs) and regional arts organizations (RAOs) through Partnership Agreements, the National Endowment for the Arts makes the arts available in more communities than it could through direct grants. The Arts Endowment, SAAs, and RAOs work toward the following common goals: Access to Artistic Excellence: To foster and preserve excellence in the arts and provide access to the arts for all Americans. Learning in the Arts: To advance arts education for children and youth. Partnerships for the Arts: To develop and maintain partnerships that advance the mission of the National Endowment for the Arts. Partnership Agreement support is available in the following areas: State Arts Agencies Basic State Plan Arts Education Arts in Underserved Communities Challenge America: Reaching Every Community American Masterpieces: Three Centuries of Artistic Genius Regional Arts Organizations Basic Regional Plan NEA Regional Performing Arts Touring Program, a Challenge America: Reaching Every Community Initiative In addition to Partnership Agreements, these guidelines outline support that is available for national services that are provided by membership organizations of state arts agencies and regional arts organizations.
Federal Grant Title: Partnership Agreements
Federal Agency Name: NEA Cooperative Agreements Office
Grant Categories: Arts
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: NEA2610000
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 45.025
CFDA Descriptions: Promotion of the Arts_Partnership Agreements
Current Application Deadline: No deadline provided
Original Application Deadline: Oct 07, 2005 Applications must be postmarked (or
Posted Date: Sep 28, 2005
Creation Date: Sep 28, 2005
Archive Date: Nov 06, 2005
Total Program Funding:
Maximum Federal Grant Award:
Minimum Federal Grant Award:
Expected Number of Awards: 62
Cost Sharing or Matching: Yes
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
County governments City or township governments Special district governments Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education State governments
Additional Information on Eligibility
For State Arts Agencies: Eligibility is limited to the designated fifty state and six jurisdictional arts agencies. In order to enter into a Partnership Agreement with the National Endowment for the Arts, a state arts agency must: Meet the Arts Endowments "Legal Requirements" at the time of application. Be designated and financially supported by its state government. Maintain sound fiscal and administrative procedures. Base program funding decisions on criteria that take into account artistic excellence and merit. Have its own board, council, or commission. Have completed a comprehensive planning process, including public meetings on its state plan, and compiled a list of responses to recommendations from those meetings. Have submitted acceptable Final Report packages by the due date(s) for all Arts Endowment award(s) previously received. For Regional Arts Organizations: In order to enter into a Partnership Agreement with the National Endowment for the Arts, a regional arts organization must: Be authorized by two or more state arts agencies to apply for funds on their behalf. Meet the Arts Endowments "Legal Requirements" at the time of application. Maintain sound fiscal and administrative procedures. Base program funding decisions on criteria that take into account artistic excellence and merit. Engage member SAAs in planning and program development. Have submitted acceptable Final Report packages by the due date(s) for all Arts Endowment award(s) previously received.
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Grant Announcement Contact
State &, Regional , Staff, Phone 202/682-5429, Email @ @ State &, Regional
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