The Applicant Theatre must meet the following requirements:
- 501(c)3 status
- Must be a TCG Member Theatre in good standing at the time of application, and throughout the grant period, if selected to receive an award.
- Minimum of three years prior existence as a not-for-profit theatre. History of producing its own theatre production(s) within the previous year.
Applicant Theatres can only submit one Audience (R)Evolution Exploration Grant application per Cycle within Round Three of the program. In an effort to maximize field-wide benefit, Applicant Theatres who received a previous grant in the Audience (R)Evolution Program are not eligible to reapply.