SINOUS Art Grant

Founded in 2012, Sino US Performing Arts Organization (SINOUS) is a 501 (c)(3) non- profit organization dedicated to Chinese art and culture. It has served a diverse audience and bridged intercultural understanding through art education, performances and cultural events, in partnership with academic, cultural and community organizations. It provides SINOUS Art Grant to support its members’ endeavors in preserving and promoting Chinese art and culture in the U.S.. 

What We Fund

  • Production cost of art event/workshop 
  • Artist fee
  • Art consulting fee
  • Marketing related to artistic planning


ApplicantsSino Cultural Day GrantRegular Art GrantApplication Deadline
Individual MemberN/A$500 - $1,000November 30, 2019 

Nonprofit Organization  Member 

$1,000 - $2,000 $1,000 - $2,000November 30, 2019 

I. Regular Art Grant applicant must be: 

1)  Current SINOUS Individual Member or Nonprofit Organization Member;

2)  Be actively engaged in Chinese performing arts. 

II. Sino Cultural Day Grant applicant must be:

1)  Current SINOUS Nonprofit Organization Member;

2)  Actively engaged in Chinese performing arts and experienced in planning and organizing

     cultural events. 

Note: For-profit Organization Member can apply for the art grant through its individual members; each for-profit organization can recommend up to five individual members free of charge). 

Cost:​ NO application fee is required.

More Information
Refer to the Grant PDF file as attached for instructions and guidelines. Contact May Li via may.li@sinousarts.org or 626-872-1145 for inquiries or further information. 

How to Apply:

Submit grant proposal by the deadline, to include the following:

  • Cover Letter
  • Individual Resume/Organizational Overview
  • Project Statement (Goals/Objectives, Method and Timeline)
  • Project Budget
  • Conculsion
  • Additional Statement
  • ​Supporting Materials (photos, videos and news clips of artists and/or past events, nonprofit status proof)

Contact us:

Contact may.li@sinousarts.org or 626-872-1145 for inquiries and questions.

Check out our past grants.