Founders Fund Projects of National Significance
2017 CONCEPT DEVELOPMENT (The application period for the 2017 Concept Development Grant is now CLOSED.)
2018 PROJECT FULFILLMENT
The Children’s Theatre Foundation challenges and supports theatre artists to achieve excellence in service to young people.
- Children and Youth
- The Art of Theatre
To encourage Excellence, Innovation, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in projects unique and new to the field of theatre that will positively advance the field of theatre for young audiences nationally (Logo: webbernaut.com)
- Grant Funding may be awarded in amounts up to $30,000.
- Funding may be for projects that have developed and are ready to be shared with the public through production, innovative forms of public display or publication.
- Funding may be for projects that take artists and organizations out of their “comfort zones”, stress innovation excellence and move the field forward in form and/or intent.
- Funding may be for production costs including but not limited to script commissions, artist fees for new collaborations, innovative design applications, and extraordinary educational or outreach opportunities.
-PROJECT FULFILLMENT Grant(s) will be awarded in 2018.
-The recipient of a CONCEPT DEVELOPMENT Grant may apply for a PROJECT FULFILLMENT Grant for the same project.
-The Founders Grants are not intended to be the sole support of funding for a project, but could effectively augment other sources of support.
Additional information and Application Form for the Project Fulfillment Founders Grant will be available from CTFA’s website mid-Summer.
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