Small Grants

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Small Grants 2023-2024

The Small Grants Program was established in 1986 to aid Tuscaloosa County non-profit organizations, educators and artists in their pursuit of projects contributing to the greater good of local students and citizens through the arts.

A committee comprised of members of The Arts Council’s Board of Directors is in charge of the selection of grant winners.

The following grants were awarded for 2023-2024:


  • Kentuck Art Center & Festival: “2024 After School Programs at Kentuck Art Center”
  • Tuscaloosa Symphony Orchestra: “Carnival of the Animals featuring Tuscaloosa City Schools 4th Grade Honor Musicians”

Individual Artists:

  • Abigail Brewer
  • Nathan Childers

Arts in Education:

  • Hillcrest High School/Jonny Davis: “Class Camera Set”
  • Northridge High School/John Cain: “Northridge High School Performs at Alabama Music Education Association Conference”