Creative City Boston Artist Grant provides project-specific funding to artists that spark need-conversations in the community
How it Works
Artist Grants range from $10,000-$20,000 per project.
NEW Application Process. Creative City Boston has a two-phase application process and makes one round of Artist Grants per calendar year. Creative City Boston is now accepting concept proposals for projects that will be implemented in the 2020 grant year. See Application Process + Deadlines section for further details.
Creative City Boston is also providing additional Community Partner Grants up to $5,000 per project. See the Creative City Boston – Community Partner Grant page for further details about eligibility and process.
About NEFA’s Public Art Programs
Creative City Boston is one of NEFA’s grant programs supporting artists in the field of public art.
The program design for Creative City Boston has been informed by the learnings gathered by Animating Democracy during an assessment of the three-year pilot phase of Creative City (2015-2018).
For more information about other elements of NEFA’s Public Art programs, visit the Public Art program page.
Full project proposal, by invitation only: October 21, 2019
NEFA accepts grant applications via an online form. If you require an alternate format or assistance to access the application, please contact: