The National Endowment for the Arts program, "Grants for Arts: Art Works," is intended to support the creation of art that meets the highest standards of excellence, public engagement with diverse and excellent art, lifelong learning in the arts, and the strengthening of communities through the arts. The program allows one application per calendar year per institution. NC State's slot has re-opened for the August 9, 2012 deadline. NEA-defined arts categories for which the August 9, 2012 deadline applies: Design, Arts Education, Literature, Media Arts, Music, Theater and Musical Theater, and Visual Arts.
Award: From $10,000 to $100,000 over up to two years. All grants require a nonfederal match of at least 1 to 1.