Arts Commission reinstates Arts Build Communities

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – The Tennessee Arts Commission has reinstated its popular Arts Build Communities grant program.

Through the program, the commission seeks to build communities by nurturing artists, arts organizations and arts supporters. Awards range from $500 to $2,000 and may be used for a variety of arts projects. Any projects that use ABC funds must be open to the general public.

Applications are available at beginning May 31. They must be submitted online by July 1.

Prior to submitting an application, organizations should discuss the project proposal with a Tennessee Arts Commission representative.