Since 1989 over 1.5 million dollars has been awarded to organizations and artists.
[These programs are presently on pause while we relocate to Atlanta, Georgia.]
Presentation Funds provides support to organizations for in-person appearances by film and media artists. The program brings innovative cinema programming, including independent film and new media, as well as sonic art to new audiences and to underserved communities. Applications are accepted at any time.
Finishing Funds provides completion awards to artists for diverse and innovative projects in film, audio and video, and works for the Web and new media. The deadline is March 15th each year.
The Media Arts Technical Assistance Fund helps non-profit media arts programs strengthen organizational capacity and address systemic issues within institutions and within the field. Through direct assistance the program supports organizational development and the building of critical skills to insure the vitality and longevity of the field, through the hiring of consultants or other professionals, staff attendance at conferences, and the development of custom information technology solutions.