Some of our participants have applied to and received grants and financial aid from various organizations to support a JSS in Civita Master Class or Residency participation. The following sites help network and connect connect artists, donors, foundations and granting institutions. – How to Apply for Art and Artist Grants, Residencies, Funding, Aid and Other Opportunities for Assistance.

Lighton International Artists Exchange Program – The program provides support for mid-career visual artists and arts professionals to travel to international residencies and artist communities and for foreign visual artists to travel to and work in the United States.

Artwork Archive – The Complete Guide to 2018 Artist Grants and Opportunities.

GrantPA – Connects artists and organizations with funding and professional development opportunities.

Kickstarter – Kickstarter helps artists, musicians, filmmakers, designers, and other creators find the resources and support they need to make their ideas a reality.

GoFundMe – GoFundMe is the world’s largest social fundraising platform, with over $5 billion raised so far. With a community of more than 50 million donors, GoFundMe is changing the way the world gives.

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