Through the Our Nations’ Spaces Grant, we are committed to advancing Native artists professional development and culture bearers selfless efforts to passing on ancestral knowledge. This grant program empowers organizations to work creatively with innovative Native artists who are dedicated to sharing and educating through their work, reaching broader audiences and growing their markets and networks.

Through the ONS grant organizations can work with artists to create more spaces for showcasing Native art and performances, such as the Busted Knuckle Gallery in Seattle, WA.

Through the ONS grant organizations can work with artists to create more spaces for showcasing Native art and performances, such as the Busted Knuckle Gallery in Seattle, WA.

The Our Nations' Spaces grant is by invitation only. To be eligible, your organization must present work by Native American, Alaska Native, and/or Native Hawaiian artists. At least 35% of the funding must be used for artist fees. If commissioning a new work, at least 75% of the funding must be directed toward the commissioned artist’s creative fee.

For more information about this grant, please contact Amber Hoy at amber@firstpeoplesfund.org