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Exclusive innOVATION Grant Program for Members Open for Applications

innovation grant programIn partnership with Americans for the Arts and guidance from the National Endowment for the Arts, Ovation has developed the innOVATION Grant Program to fund and recognize the impact of artists and the arts in communities’ revitalization efforts.

Three $25,000 and two $10,000 innOVATION grants will be awarded to Americans for the Arts organizational members through a panel review process which will be comprised of representatives from Ovation, Americans for the Arts, and the National Endowment for the Arts. In addition, communities can compete for a “Viewers’ Choice Award” of $15,000 on Ovation’s Facebook page once they have applied for the program.

Through the month of June, Americans for the Arts is holding a half-off sale on select organizational memberships, so if you’re not currently a member, find out more about our various levels and this sale at

For more information about innOVATION grants, please visit

Applications will be accepted through July 31! 

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