Art Support: Created for fine art photographers, this site provides information about fine art photography, collecting fine art photography and the business of art. All artists and art collectors interested in photography will find it to be useful and valuable fine art photography resources.
Editor and Publisher Magazine’s annual directory of grants/awards: publication costs $25.
The Foundation Center, 79 5th Ave/16th St, NY, NY 10003/ Toll free phone: 800-424-9836, fax: 212-807-3677 Has a computer and library of books to look up a variety of grants.
Grant Writing Basics Explained Well: http://www.onlinegraduateprograms.com/resources/graduate-business-resources-grant-writing/ and http://www.businessinsurance.org/guide-to-grant-writing/
Grants and opportunities directory developed by the Steinhardt Art and Art Professions Department at New York University
New York Foundation for the Arts. Not just for NY artists. NYFA website where grants can be searched by discipline, region, etc. http://www.nyfa.org/nyfa_source.asp?id=47&fid=1
GRANTSMART professional grants consulting service, which provides both grant seeking and grant writing services
Social Science Research Council Click The Art of Writing, Proposals
Truman Scholarship Foundation Click For Candidates
University of Wisconsin Grants Information Center Provides outstanding guidelines for proposal writing including sample proposals / advice on inquiry letters
Art Matters phone: 917-478-1010, email: firstname.lastname@example.org/
Blue Earth Alliance is dedicated to helping photographers pursue documentary projects about endangered environments, threatened cultures and social issues. If your project is accepted, it will become a Blue Earth Alliance project and will be your responsibility to work through Blue Earth Alliance to obtain funding for your project. Blue Earth Alliance does not make direct grants to sponsored projects.
Good legal information starting point: http://www.photoattorney.com and http://www.photoattorney.com/indexold.html
N.Y. State Foundation for the Arts individual Artist’s Site. A database of grants, jobs, etc for artists which can searched on various criteria.
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts. 1 East 53rd St, 6th floor, New York, N.Y. 10022-4201 tel: 212-319-2787, ext. 1 fax: 212-752-6575 /