This event has been temporarily postponed. We cannot change the world if we do not change ourselves Following our first round of grants in May , we are pleased to announce the latest grants and fellowships, enabling artists, scholars, and specialists to connect with their peers in Afghanistan, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Myanmar, Pakistan, the Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, and the U. This initiative offers a new platform to bring visibility, expand outreach, and raise funds for the work of ACC and its global community of alumni and friends. The Asian Cultural Council advances international dialogue, understanding, and respect through cultural exchange activities in Asia and the United States to create a more harmonious and peaceful world. This mission is accomplished through fellowships and other programs that support individual artists, scholars, and arts professionals.
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Road, Sec. Founding in by John D. Rockefeller 3rd, the organization has provided support for more than 4, American and Asian artists in its first 44 years of operation. The Council also provides aid for American artists, etc, wishing to study or engage in artistic activities in Asia and for arts or educational organizations conducting important cultural exchange projects between Asia and the U. Although they are fewer in number, ACC also supports some cultural exchange projects conducted solely within the Asian region. The programs presently being provided are listed below. Programs for individual fellowship Applications for grants are accepted from Asian artists, scholars and arts specialists wishing to conduct arts-related surveys, research or study tours or engage in artistic activities in the U.
ACC awards fellowship grants to artists and scholars and project grants for organizations in three categories of cross-cultural exchange: Asia-to-U. The programming of each grant is customized to the goals of the grant recipient. ACC is both a grantmaking and grantseeking organization. It is supported by funding from individuals, foundations, and corporations including The Andrew W.
The Asian Cultural Council ACC advances international dialogue, understanding, and respect through cultural exchange activities in Asia and the United States to create a more harmonious and peaceful world. This mission is accomplished through fellowships, grants, and other programs that support individual artists, scholars, arts professionals, and cultural institutions. Established by John D. Rockefeller 3rd in as the Asian Cultural Program of the JDR 3rd Fund to support cultural exchange in Asia and the US through grants to individuals and organizations working in the visual and performing arts, ACC incorporated as a c 3 nonprofit in To date, ACC has supported over 6, exchanges across 26 countries and regions, and 16 artistic disciplines.