NEA awards Texas arts groups $1.27 million in latest round of grants

Women & Their Work, Creative Action among Austin arts organizations receiving NEA support

Tammie Rubin's solo show "Everything You Ever" at Women & Their Work

In the first of two fiscal year 2019 grant announcements, the National Endowment of the Arts today named recipients of three of the agency’s funding categories: Art Works and Challenge America to support projects by nonprofit organizations, and Creative Writing Fellowships.

Texas was awarded 52 grants in a total of $1,277,000. The Austin area recipients are:

Austin-based poet Charlie Clark received a $25,000 NEA Creative Writing Fellowship. Literature and translation fellowships are the NEA’s only grants to individual artists still available.