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.
This timeline (as of 03/20/2020) is moving forward as planned.
April 1, 2020
LIVEGIVE Midsouth Profile Due
April 17, 2020
Letter of Intent (LOI) Deadline
April 24, 2020
May 15, 2020
May 25, 2020
June 12, 2020
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.
The FY21 ArtsZone Grant will open in April 2020.
For use in building your application please download the following question lists:
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 McCartney, Grants and Initiatives Manager [email protected]
ArtsMemphis (901) 578-2787
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