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CSAW GRANTS FOR
U.S. CIRCUS ARTISTS
OF COLOR

CSAW MICROGRANTS FOR

U.S. CIRCUS ARTISTS OF COLOR 

 

Please review the following before applying:

To be eligible to apply for a CSAW Microgrant for U.S. Circus Artists of Color you must identify as a person of color who is a citizen, resident alien, or permanent resident of the United States looking to fund their circus related projects, education, or needs.

 

For this Microgrant program, CSAW will be following a broad definition of Circus Artists of Color which encompasses all who identify in part or in whole as non-white persons. 

 

You may apply as an individual on behalf of an organization or company, but please be sure you indicate that you are doing so in the specified portion of the application and submit your budget proposal accordingly. If you are a parent, guardian or adult applying on behalf of multiple children, please list all of their names and do your best to submit materials for each of them. If you have questions or concerns about this, please email info@csawcircus.org    

The CSAW Microgrant for U.S. Circus Artists of Color is open for all applicants of all ages. However, if you are under the age of 18, you must have a parent, guardian or adult helper sign the terms and conditions found at the end of this application on your behalf. 

 

APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2022

$5,000 TUITION GRANT PROGRAM

ARE NOW CLOSED

 

Thanks to a donation from Andrew Dunn, CSAW was able to provide TWO tuition grants of $5,000 to circus artists of color in the fall of 2022. 

Applications for the Tuition Grant were open from June 15th to August 1st, 2022 at 11:59pm EST. 

To be eligible to apply for the CSAW Tuition Grant for US Circus Artists of Color you must identify as a person of color who is a citizen, resident alien, or permanent resident of the United States looking to further their education in circus. A CSAW Tuition Grant may be applied for to help pay for any circus education related expense. This includes, but is not limited to: circus school, application fees and/or audition expenses for pursuing circus school, higher education in circus arts, preparatory programs, pre-professional programs, attending pole or aerial dance studios, private lessons, classes or any other cost which is related to learning in circus. 

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