Title Grant Opportunity: Arts Education
Organization Texas Cultural Trust/Texas Women for the Arts
Closing Date Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Location Statewide

Texas Women for the Arts (TWA) has opened its 2021 grant cycle and will accept applications through December 1, 2020. Since the group’s inception in 2005, TWA has awarded more than $2.9 million to over 200 arts organizations. The grants create a “statewide giving circle whose mission is to awaken and nurture the artist in every Texas child.”


  • To be eligible for consideration, the program for which applicants are seeking funding must reflect the mission of TWA: To awaken and nurture the artist in every Texas child.
  • Applicants must have a 501(c)(3) designation with the following exceptions: religious organizations and city/county/state historical agencies.
  • Current grantees are not eligible to apply after two (2) consecutive years of funding. Applicants may reapply after a waiting period of one (1) year.
  • Applications must be sponsored by a current TWA member. Please note: The Texas Cultural Trust does not assign sponsors. It is the applicant’s responsibility to identify and solicit a TWA member to sponsor their application.

Organizations are encouraged to identify and request sponsorship from local TWA members (scroll down):

Applicants may submit their grant proposals through the Texas Cultural Trust website:

Applications are submitted online and must be received by December 1, 2020, 5 p.m. (CST).

For more on Texas Women for the Arts, please go here.

Website https://txculturaltrust.org/