Grant Programs

2017-18 New Grant Programs: The Foundation has announced its new grant programs in support of the creation, development and production of new works by emerging artists in New York City and Minnesota. Webinars held by Jerome staff that walk through the new programs and include a Q&A are available via the links below:

New York City and Minnesota Film, Video, and Digital Production Programs: Applications for the 2017 Minnesota and New York City Film, Video and Digital Productions are now open. The deadline is Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 4:30 pm Central Time.

Travel and Study: The application for the 2018 program will open September 1,  2017 with a December 7, 2017 deadline. This program is open to emerging artists who create new work and to Minnesota-based executive and program administrators working for not-for-profit arts organizations. The 2018 program will fund dance, film/video/digital production, and literature.

Geographic Eligibility

Jerome Foundation restricts its program to Minnesota and the five boroughs of New York City. The Foundation requires that organizational applicants have their primary office and operations based in one of those two areas. Jerome support is also restricted to emerging artists who are legal residents of Minnesota and/or New York City. Applicants must have street mailing addresses within the Foundation’s geographic area to be eligible to apply.

Click on any of the above programs to learn more about the application process and eligibility requirements. Please contact Jerome program staff with any questions or watch the above webinars.


Step 1/preliminary application for Organization Grants is now open. The deadline is September 14, 2017.

The application for the New York City and Minnesota Film,Video, and Digital Production Grant Program is now open. The deadline is August 24, 2017.

The Travel and Study Grant Program application will open September 1, 2017. The deadline is December 7, 2017.

Learn more about the programs via the links above or go to the login page to start your application.


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