Grants for Individuals


Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowships

The William & Eva Fox Foundation and Theatre Communications Group award grants of up to $25,000 to support both emerging and established actors.


Alan Schneider Directing Award

Talented mid-career freelance directors who have established local or regional reputations are nominated by artistic leaders of TCG theatres.

Theatre Professionals

Leadership U[niversity]

This new initiative prepares recipients from all areas of the theatre for greater leadership responsibilities and long-term careers in the theatre, in two areas: One-on-One for early-career leaders and Continuing Ed for mid-career or veteran professionals.

Global Connections

Global Connections offers funding in two different categories: On the Road, travel grants of up to $5,000 each; In the Lab, project development grants of $10,000 each. These grants support geographically unrestricted travel to foster international collaborations between US-based artists and their colleagues around the world.


American Theatre Bay Area Commissioning Fund

Supported by the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, this opportunity is aimed at developing in-depth professional relationships between American Theatre magazine and established theatre journalists in the San Francisco Bay Area. This program is only open to San Francisco Bay Area residents.

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