Arts Funding in Fairfax County
ArtsFairfax believes the arts fuel a thriving, creative, and economically strong community in Fairfax County.
Through competitive grants programs and ongoing advocacy efforts, we work hard to find the funding that provides the County’s nonprofit arts sector stability and opportunity.
On average, ArtsFairfax funds over 25% of the County’s nonprofit arts sector, or more than 60 organizations, annually. These funds make it possible for ArtsFairfax grantees to present over 20,000 programs serving over 600,000 attendees a year.
Beyond Fairfax County
In service to the more than 200 known arts organizations throughout Fairfax County, the City of Fairfax, and the City of Falls Church, ArtsFairfax aims to serve as a resource for additional funding opportunities.
Explore the list below for current grant opportunities.
|ArtsFairfax Ticket Subsidy Grants||Rolling|
|ArtsFairfax Operating Support Grants||April 24, 2023|
|VCA Arts in Practice||Between July 1, 2023, and April 15, 2024|
|NEA Challenge America, Part 1||April 27, 2023|
|NBCUniversal Local Impact Grants||April 21, 2023|
|Virginia Commission for the Arts Performing Arts Touring Assistance||Ongoing|