Grant Recipients


Awarded: 7/9/2018

$10,000 over 12 months

To support general operations for Dance/NYC.

2018 Clinical Scientist Development Award

Awarded: 7/1/2018

$495,000 over 3 years

In 2018, 18 physician scientists received three-year grants of $495,000 each to support their transition to independent clinical research careers.   2018 CSDA Grantees Collin M. Blakely, M.D., Ph.D. (Doris Duke-Damon Runyon Clincal ...

Spoleto Festival USA

Awarded: 6/27/2018

$100,000 over 24 months

To support the creation of an opera highlighting the life Omar ibn Said, an enslaved African American Muslim.

Firelight Media

Awarded: 6/25/2018

$100,000 over 12 months

To support the production and distribution of a new documentary about groundbreaking jazz figure and cultural icon Miles Davis.

National Asian American Theatre Festival Inc

Awarded: 6/19/2018

$40,000 over 7 months

To support a leaders of color convening at the 2018 CAATA ConFest.

Western Alliance of Arts Administrators Foundation

Awarded: 6/8/2018

$50,000 over 12 months

To support the Advancing Indigenous Performance initiative.

2018 Clinical Research Mentorship Grantees

Awarded: 6/7/2018

$70,400 over 1 year

In 2018, seven teams of DDCF-funded investigators and medical students with an interest in becoming future clinician investigators received $70,400 each for one-year research projects. 2018 Clinical Research Mentorship Award Grantees Mentee: ...

City Lore Inc

Awarded: 6/6/2018

$10,000 over 10 months

To support the first stage of a multi-year investigation and celebration of the seminal CETA Artists Project from the late 1970s.

New England Foundation for the Arts

Awarded: 6/1/2018

$750,000 over 24 months

To support two rounds of the National Theater Project, which provides resources for the creation of artist-led theater projects designed to tour, and builds a network of advocates for national ...

Brooklyn Academy of Music, Inc.

Awarded: 5/23/2018

$500,000 over 24 months

To support the presentation of national and international dance in the BAM Fisher and BAM Harvey Theaters in the 2018 and 2019 seasons.

Afro Latin Jazz Alliance of New York Inc

Awarded: 5/23/2018

$300,000 over 36 months

To provide flexible funds for achievement of long-term goals through the foundation's 2018 Leadership Grants for Arts Organizations, in recognition of the company's artistic excellence.  

651 Arts

Awarded: 5/15/2018

$15,000 over 4 months

To enable 651 ARTS to finalize the legal structure for its merger with the Museum of Contemporary African Diaspora Art.