General Guidelines

General Guidelines

The Asian Cultural Council supports transformative cultural exchange by awarding grants to artists, scholars, and arts and humanities professionals, as well as organizations and educational institutions from the United States and Asia for research, study, and creative work in the United States and Asia and within the countries of Asia.

ACC’s online application is available each year from September 1st to November 1st. To apply, individuals and non-profit organizations must meet the guidelines described on the following pages. Applicants that do not satisfy these criteria will not be considered for support.

If you are an individual interested in applying to ACC, please visit our Individual Guidelines and Application page.

If you are an organization interested in applying to ACC, please visit our Organization Guidelines and Application page.