The Robert Lehman Foundation Grant

From The Robert Lehman Foundation

The Foundation seeks to fulfill and further Robert Lehman’s vision, supporting the visual arts in any fashion that seems likely to enhance the appreciation, knowledge and enjoyment of this central aspect of culture.

Grant uses

Overview

Grants are made to leaders in the field of the visual arts as well as innovative newcomers—museums, arts organizations, educational institutions and other cultural organizations—with the goal of enhancing the role of the visual arts within American and world culture. The Foundation supports museum exhibitions, art education programs, scholarly publications and art history lectureships that complement the strengths of the Robert Lehman Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and advance the goal of identifying the Foundation with serious scholarly endeavors. The art education programs we support share the goal of providing art education to underserved communities that have insufficient access to any type of arts learning. This stems from the Foundation’s strong belief that access to the arts improves the lives of people and communities.

Eligibility

Organization's Location
USA
Program Location
USA
Organization Type
501(c)(3)
Other

Organizations that have received Robert Lehman Foundation grants for four consecutive years will not be eligible for consideration of further grants for a period of two years.

not specified

Submission

You may submit applications every year.
Required Attachments
Project Budget
Organizational Budget
Audited Financial Statement
Board List
501(c)(3) Letter