Travel Grants - Eligibility


Who is eligible?

• Applicant must be a NET member in good standing; grantees must remain NET members in good standing throughout the full project period (through final reporting)
• Eligible membership categories: Ensembles, Affiliates, Individuals, Students
• An Ensemble or Affiliate may apply on behalf of one of its members
• 501(c)(3) status is not required
• Applicant must have an address and the ability to receive funds in the United States
• In each round, applicant may submit only one application, but may be listed or included as a partner in applications submitted by others
• Applicant may not receive more than one NET/TEN grant within an annual cycle
• Those receiving a NET/TEN grant for two years in a row must sit out for a year before reapplying
• Applicants may not have any outstanding final reports due from previously completed NET/TEN activities

What is eligible?

• Artistic, administrative, and technical/production-based projects are welcome
• Activities may include (but are not limited to) observerships, shared rehearsals, planning, training, and/or other exploration with outside partners.
• Production expenses, production tours, equipment purchases, and professional development offerings (e.g. using funds to register for conferences, festivals, or other pre-existing public workshops or trainings) are not supported by this program.

Project Partners

• U.S. or International
• Outside of your current city/region
• Partners do not have to be NET members, and may be individual artists, ensembles, cross-sector, and/or cross-discipline
• New relationships or existing relationships
• Must be an outside relationship (i.e. travel to meet with an individual who is affiliated with your ensemble but is located in a different geographic region would not be eligible)


NET welcomes your questions at any time prior to submitting an application, or throughout the review process. Please contact program staff

Site design by Design for Social Impact