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The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), in partnership with Mid-America Arts Alliance, is pleased to announce the second round of recipients of Creative Forces® Community Engagement grants, supporting military, veterans, their families and caregivers, for 34 organizations in communities nationwide.
We are embarking on a new phase of research funding to address priority research questions in art therapy and music therapy with military populations.
The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) is pleased to announce that applications are now available for the 2023-2024 Creative Forces Community Engagement Grant program. A partnership with Mid-America Arts Alliance, these grants support projects that address the distinct experiences, challenges, and strengths of a broad military-connected population, including active duty service members, guardsmen, reservists, and veterans, as well as their families and caregivers.
On March 16, 2022, from 3:00 to 4:00 pm EDT, Creative Forces’® National Resource Center presents Built to Scale: Creative Forces’ Clinical Research Expansion. NEA Director of Research & Analysis Sunil Iyengar and Creative Forces Clinical Research Director Donna Betts will lead a discussion with investigators of new art therapy and music therapy studies being supported by the Creative Forces: NEA Military Healing Arts Network.