Grants

Grants in Support of Arts and Culture
Awarded in 2017

Flatwater Shakespeare Company

Amount
$12,500
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

Second payment of a two-year $25,000 grant to support operational expenses of this performing-arts organization

Hear Nebraska, Inc.

Amount
$15,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

General-operating support for this organization supporting live music and culture in Lincoln and across Nebraska

Lincoln Friends of Chamber Music, Inc.

Amount
$7,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

For audience development through education and nontraditional programming

Lux Center for the Arts

Amount
$15,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

For the 2018 Lux Artists in Residence program

Nebraska Brass, Inc.

Amount
$5,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

In support of its 30th anniversary season and programming

Nebraska Writers Collective

Amount
$10,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

For “Louder Than A Bomb” performance poetry program in Lincoln schools

UNL Lied Center for Performing Arts

Amount
$10,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

Educational programming with “Seedfolks” play presentation

UNL Nebraska Repertory Theatre

Amount
$15,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

General-operating support for this professional regional theater

Vision Maker Media

Amount
$20,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

First payment of a two-year $30,000 grant to support Vision Maker Media Film Festivals

Youth Actors Academy of Lincoln, Inc.

Amount
$10,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

General-operating support for this youth educational theater

Total $119,500