ArtsZone is AutoZone's arts funding program, administered by ArtsMemphis. ArtsZone grants strengthen the Memphis community by combining AutoZone’s commitment to excellence and enrichment in the arts with ArtsMemphis’ grantmaking experience and knowledge. Funding is determined by a grant panel composed of AutoZone representatives.
July 15, 2020
Grant Application Deadline
August 20, 2020
Selected Applicant Interviews
September 30, 2020
Grant Award Decisions
By December 31, 2020
Grant Awards Distributed
ArtsZone is open to 501(c)(3) organizations in the Greater Memphis area with an arts focus, a minimum three-year history of presenting quality arts projects, and an active Board of Directors.
Note: Capital campaigns are not supported through ArtsZone funding. If you are interested in securing support for a capital campaign, please apply through the AutoZone Greater Memphis Area Grant Application.
If you are unsure about your eligibility, please contact Colleen McCartney, Grants & Initiatives Manager at 901-578-2787, [email protected] before beginning work on an application.
To learn more about AutoZone's Charitable Priorities, please download the document here.
For a PDF list of questions, please click here.
If you have not used our platform before, please visit our tutorial videos here.
You may submit questions about this grant in writing to Colleen McCartney at [email protected]
A link to the FAQ document will be provided after the grant application opens.
If you have questions, please contact our Grants and Initiatives Department:
Tracy Lauritzen Wright, Chief Operating Officer [email protected]
Colleen Chandler, Grants and Initiatives Manager [email protected]
ArtsMemphis (901) 578-2787
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