Texas Women for the Arts Grants

"We're so grateful that we have someone like the staff at Austin Classical Guitar. Without them, and without the grant, we wouldn't be able to have those resources."
Paul Crockett
Director of Orchestras and Classic Guitar, Akins High School

Texas Women for the Arts Grants

The mission of Texas Women for the Arts (TWA) is to awaken and nurture the artist in every Texas child. The TWA Grants support arts and arts education programs for children. The 2020 application is currently closed. The 2021 application will open in October 2020.

Applicants must be sponsored by a current TWA member. Texas Women for the Arts members may sponsor only ONE application per open call. It is the applicant’s responsibility to identify a TWA member to sponsor their application, the Texas Cultural Trust does not assign sponsors.

Organizations are not eligible to apply after two (2) consecutive years of funding. Applicants may reapply after a waiting period of one (1) year.

To be eligible for consideration, the program for which applicants are seeking funding must reflect the mission of TWA, as stated above.

Applications for 2020 have closed, but you can view grant criteria below.

2020 TWA Grant Criteria

Texas Women for the Arts Grant Recipients 2007 - 2019