Grant Recipients

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Split This Rock

Awarded: 3/16/2015

$98,800 over 15 months

To launch “Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here DC 2016,” a three-month-long literary festival that will honor the free exchange of ideas and knowledge by celebrating the work of modern Arab poets, ...

Sundance Institute

Awarded: 3/16/2015

$175,000 over 2 years

To launch the Doris Duke New Frontier Fellowships, which support three participants from Sundance Institute’s New Frontier Story Lab for a span of two years and allow fellows to develop ...

Ping Chong & Company

Awarded: 3/16/2015

$150,000 over 2 years

To develop “Beyond Sacred: Voices of Muslim Identity,” a two-year interactive platform that engages middle school, high school and college students by creating opportunities via scriptwriting and theatrical performances to ...

New England Foundation for the Arts

Awarded: 3/16/2015

$300,000 over 25 months

To develop season three of “Center Stage,” which will bring performing arts ensembles from Algeria and Tanzania to the U.S. to help build mutual understanding through performances and people-to-people exchange.

Grand Performances

Awarded: 3/16/2015

$213,000 over 2 years

To develop “Re:ARRANGED – Muslim Cultures Decoded and Demystified,” a two-year project that will bring musicians from Central and East Asian Muslim countries underrepresented on Los Angeles stages to interact ...

Frist Center for the Visual Arts

Awarded: 3/16/2015

$35,000 over 13 months

To develop dynamic and educational public programming that will complement the Frist Center for the Visual Arts' first comprehensive exhibition of Islamic art, “Ink, Silk and Gold: Islamic Art in ...

Brooklyn Academy of Music

Awarded: 3/16/2015

$300,000 over 2 years

To launch “Muslim Stories: Global to Local,” a multi-region, interdisciplinary initiative that will showcase stories told by artists from Muslim-majority societies through dance, music, theatre and cinema over a two-year ...

Asia Society

Awarded: 3/16/2015

$100,669 over 22 months

To create “Encounters at the Crossroads,” a performance program within its multidisciplinary “Creative Voices of Muslim Asia” initiative, aiming to deepen understanding of the diversity of Muslim cultures through music ...

Arts Midwest

Awarded: 3/16/2015

$281,229 over 13 months

To implement the fifth season of “Caravanserai: A Place Where Cultures Meet,” a touring and residency program for U.S.-based Muslim artists focused on engaging youth in the U.S. heartland.

National Public Radio

Awarded: 11/17/2014

$75,000 over 14 months

To support the NPR special series on Islamic Arts.