Grants

Grants

Texas Women for the Arts has awarded more than $2.2 million in grants to 180 arts education programs statewide benefiting more than a million children across the state.

2018-19 Texas Women for the Arts grant is now open! Applications are due Friday, February 1, 2019.

IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR TWA:

Laura Castaneda of the Raul Yzaguirre T-STEM & Early College High School in Houston is a 2017 Classroom Technology Grantee and a superstar teacher for her students. The Art and Media Communications class has a special message for Texas Women for the Arts. Enjoy!

Congratulations to the 2018 Texas Women for the Arts Impact and Outreach Grantees!

Impact:

The Art Center of Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi — $25,000
Young Audiences of Northeast Texas, Tyler — $25,000
Rockport Center for the Arts, Rockport — $21,500
The Magik Theatre, San Antonio — $20,000
Austin Classical Guitar, Austin — $15,000
El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso — $15,000
The Cliburn, Fort Worth — $15,000
Young Audiences of Houston, Houston — $15,000
Ballet Austin, Austin — $10,000
Creative Arts Center of Dallas, Dallas — $10,000
Kids Excel El Paso (KEEP), El Paso — $10,000
ZACH Theatre, Austin — $10,000
Amarillo Symphony, Amarillo – $7,500
Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts, Lubbock — $7,500
River Oaks Chamber Orchestra (ROCCO), Houston — $7,500
Chinquapin Preparatory School, Highlands — $5,975
City ArtWorks, Houston — $5,000

Outreach:

Arts for Rural Texas, Fayetteville — $2,000
Big Thought, Dallas — $2,000
Conspirare, Austin — $2,000
Hope Stone, Inc., Houston — $2,000
Houston Ballet, Houston — $2,000
Kids in a New Groove, Austin — $2,000
Lone Star Ballet, Inc., Amarillo — $2,000
Texas Boys Choir, Fort Worth — $2,000

2017 Impact Grants:

The Citadelle Art Foundation, Canadian — $30,000
Big Thought, Dallas — $25,000
Austin Classical Guitar, Austin — $20,000
Greenspace Alliance of South Texas, San Antonio — $14,500
Marfa Live Arts, Marfa — $12,500
K Space Contemporary, Corpus Christi — $12,500
YES Prep Fifth Ward, Houston — $10,000
The Periwinkle Foundation, Houston — $10,000
Workshop Houston, Houston  — $7,500
El Paso Symphony Orchestra Association, Inc., El Paso — $7,500
Dallas Opera, Dallas — $7,500
Lubbock Arts Alliance, Lubbock — $5,000
San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio — $3,750
Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin — $2,750
The Mentoring Alliance, Tyler — $2,500

2017 Outreach Grants:

Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin — $1,500
Creative Action, Austin — $1,500
Fredericksburg Theatre Company, Fredericksburg — $1,500
Houston Ballet, Houston — $1,500
Kids in a New GrooveAustin — $1,500
River Oaks Chamber Orchestra (ROCO), Houston — $1,500
UTEP Department of Theatre and Dance, El Paso — $1,500
The Contemporary Austin, Austin — $1,500
Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, Austin — $1,500

2016 Impact Grants:

Arts for Rural Texas, Fayetteville — $30,000
Creative Kids, El Paso — $15,000
Boys and Girls Clubs of the Austin Area, Austin — $15,000
Harbor Playhouse Community Theatre, Corpus Christi –– $12,500
San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo — $12,500
Kids in a New Groove, Austin — $12,000
East Texas Symphony Orchestra, Tyler — $11,000
Window on a Wider World, Amarillo — $10,250
Lone Star Ballet, Amarillo — $10,250
The Periwinkle Foundation, Houston — $10,000
Lubbock Arts Alliance, Lubbock — $7,500
American Festival of the Arts (AFA), Houston — $7,500
El Paso Symphony, El Paso — $7,500
Nameless Sound, Houston –$7,500
Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Fort Worth — $7,500
Houston Center for Photography, Houston — $7,500
Dallas Opera, Dallas$5,000
San Antonio Museum of Art
, San Antonio — $5,000
HOPE Farm, Fort Worth — $4,500

2016 Outreach Grants:

Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin — $1,000
Blue Star Contemporary Art, San Antonio — $1,000
DoSeum: San Antonio’s Museum for Children, San Antonio — $1,000
Green Spaces Alliance of South Texas, San Antonio — $1,000
Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center, San Antonio — $1,000
Hope Stone, Inc., Houston — $1,000
Houston Ballet, Houston — $1,000
Mentoring Alliance, Tyler — $1,000
Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin — $1,000
The Opera Company, El Paso — $1,000

2015 Impact Grants:

Homemade Hope for Homeless Children, Houston — $41,000
Briscoe Western Museum, San Antonio — $27,390
Marfa Live Arts, Marfa — $27,324
Magik Theatre, San Antonio — $18,200
Generous Art Texas, Austin — $14,850
The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin — $9,500
Houston Center for Photography, Houston — $9,500
San Antonio Public Library Foundation, San Antonio — $9,500
University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso — $9,500
Odyssey After School Enrichment, Rockport— $4,500

2015 Outreach Grants:

University of Texas of Permian Basin, Midland — $5,500
Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, Austin— $5,500
Texas A&M University of Kingsville, Kingsville — $3,750
HOPE Farm, Fort Worth — $3,000
Museum of the Big Bend: Sul Ross University, Alpine — $3,000
Azalea Academy for Exceptional Adults, Tyler — $2,500
Creative Kids Inc., El Paso — $2,500
Ballet Austin, Austin — $2,500
Young Audiences Houston, Houston — $2,500
Dell Children’s Medical Center Foundation, Austin — $2,500
Van Cliburn Foundation, Fort Worth –$1,000
Lubbock Entertainment & Performing Arts Association, Lubbock — $1,000
TeCo Theatrical Productions, Dallas — $1,000
Texas Heritage Music Foundation, Kerrville — $1,000

2014 Impact Grants:

ArtBridge, Houston — $40,000
Sunshine Cottage School for the Deaf, San Antonio — $25,000
Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi — $25,000
Art Guild of Fayetteville, Fayetteville — $20,000
Hope Stone Inc., Houston — $15,000
San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio — $15,000
Lubbock Arts Alliance, Lubbock – $10,000
Texas Ballet Theater, Fort Worth — $10,000
Austin Film Festival, Austin — $10,000
Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Fort Worth — $10,000
Window on a Wider World, Amarillo — $5,000
Kids in a New Groove, Austin — $5,000
Opera in the Heights, Houston — $5,000
Tom Lea Institute, El Paso — $5,000

2014 Outreach Grants:

San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo — $2,500
Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin — $2,500
Creative Kids, El Paso — $2,500
City of Tyler Gallery Main Street, Tyler — $2,500

2013 Grants:

Arts for Rural Texas, Fayetteville — $37,200
The Orange Show Center for Visionary Art, Houston — $32,800
Imagination Celebration of Fort Worth, Fort Worth — $25,000
Kids Excel El Paso, El Paso — $18,000
San Antonio Symphony, San Antonio –– $15,000
Menuhin Competition — $15,000
Blanton Museum of Fine Arts, Austin — $12,000
Anthropos Arts, Austin — $10,000
Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center, San Antonio — $10,000

2012 Grants:

El Paso Opera, El Paso — $25,000
29 Pieces, Dallas — $20,000
San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo — $20,000
Theatre Action Project, Austin — $20,000
Van Cliburn Foundation — $17,000
Children’s Museum of Houston, Houston — $15,000
Contemporary Art Museum Houston, Houston — $15,000
Kids Excel El Paso, El Paso — $5,000

2011 Grants:

The University of Texas at Brownsville, Brownsville — $45,000
Blanton Museum of Art, Austin — $30,000
ArtBridge, Houston — $15,000
Dallas Black Dance Theatre, Dallas-– $15,000
Lone Star Ballet, Amarillo — $15,000
Van Cilburn Foundation, Fort Worth — $15,000
San Antonio Symphony, San Antonio — $5,000

2010 Grants:

Kids in a New Groove, Austin — $35,000
Kids Excel El Paso, El Paso — $25,000
UT Butler School of Music, Austin — $15,000
Window on a Wider World, Amarillo — $14,500
Southwest School of Art, San Antonio — $10,000
Hope Stone Inc., Houston — $10,000
Orange Show Center for Visionary Art, Houston-– $10,000
Fort Worth Symphony, Fort Worth — $10,000

2009 Grants:

Youth Orchestras of San Antonio, San Antonio — $18,000
Imagination Celebration, Fort Worth — $15,000
Texas Commission on the Arts — $15,000
Kids Excel El Paso, El Paso — $14,500
Austin Symphony, Austin — $12,500
Texas Commission on the Arts, Young Audiences Chapters — $7,000
Southwest School of Art, San Antonio — $5,000
The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake, Houston — $3,000

2008 Grants:

Texas Commission on the Arts — $40,000
Creative Kids, El Paso — $30,000
Texas Commission on the Arts, Symphony for Urban Youth — $30,000
UT Performing Arts Center, Austin — $16,800
Texas Music Office — $10,000
Window on a Wider World, Amarillo — $8,200
Digital Media Council — $5,000
Pollyanna Theatre Company, Austin — $5,000

2007 Grants:

Texas Commission on the Arts— $35,000
Big Thought, Dallas – $15,000
UT Performing Arts Center, Austin — $15,000
Kids Excel El Paso, El Paso — $10,000
Texas Music Office — $10,000

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