Windgate Foundation no longer accepts unsolicited grant inquiries
Organizations that have received Windgate funding in the past 5 years may apply through the grantee portal

Application deadlines:  March 1st, July 1st, October 1st

  • Artist residencies, visiting artists, or fellowships
  • Visual arts programming and scholarships
  • Materials, tools, or equipment

SUPPORT CHILDREN and youth IN ARKANSAS 

EXPAND VISUAL ARTS IN K-12 SCHOOLS

  • Fellowships, residencies, or career development programs for craft artists​​
  • Contemporary craft programming, educational outreach, and scholarships
  • Materials, tools or equipment for craft programs
  • ​Museum acquisitions of contemporary craft by living artists



Supporting contemporary craft & visual arts in the United States, Windgate Foundation's funding priorities are to:

  • Visual art-integrated programs through nonprofit organizations which develop creative, innovative ways of learning
  • Visual art-integrated training or professional development programs for teachers and school leaders

ADVANCe CONTEMPORARY CRAFT

  • Programs addressing equity in health, nutrition, shelter and educatio​n

Other programs as the Board may direct, in their discretion, which serve the charitable purposes of the Foundation

STRENGTHEN VISUAL ARTS IN COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES