Global Alliance Grants
Global Alliance Scholarships
Global Alliance Awards
ArtHealth Solutions Consulting Grant
Other Grants & Awards

Forgot your password?


The Global Alliance for Arts & Health (formerly Society for the Arts in Healthcare) offers a variety of grants and awards with the goal of advancing the field of arts in healthcare.

Unless otherwise noted, Global Alliance sponsored grants and awards are open to members from all countries.


The Global Alliance for Arts & Health is not offering any grants at this time. 

Other Grants & Awards
Log on to your member account to browse upcoming and ongoing grants and awards opportunities from other foundations and organizations.


Annual Student Scholarship
This award provides a $1,000 scholarship to a student member of the Global Alliance for Arts & Health who has made a contribution to the field of arts in healthcare or shows significant interest in the field of arts in healthcare as a future career. The submission deadline is October 31st each year.

Outstanding Leadership in the Global Alliance for Arts & Health, Janice Palmer Award
The Outstanding Leadership in the Global Alliance for Arts & Health, Janice Palmer Award was established in 2001 to recognize outstanding service by individual members to the Global Alliance for Arts & Health and the field of arts in healthcare.

Special Impact Award
Established in 2010, the Special Impact Award honors recognized public figures for their outstanding leadership, vision, and commitment to advancing the field of arts and health.

Community Impact Award
This award, first given in 2011, recognizes individuals who have made significant and lasting contributions to their local communities that directly impact the arts in healthcare movement. Recipients are selected by the local hosts of the Global Alliance's Annual International Conference, so the recipient's community is the location of our conference. 

Past Grants and Awards Programs

American Art Resources & Global Alliance for Arts & Health Research Grant
A $1,000 award, sponsored by American Art Resources, Houston, provided to a Principal Investigator to conduct or supplement Arts in Healthcare research. Selection will be made on the merit, innovation and feasibility of the research proposal.

Johnson & Johnson Grants
For 10 years, Johnson and Johnson and Global Alliance for Arts & Health awarded funding to healthcare organizations and/or arts agencies working in partnership to produce innovative arts projects serving patients, their families, and caregivers in healthcare settings and promoting healing and preventative health.

Consulting Grants & Services
Through the support of the National Endowment for the Arts, the Global Alliance for Arts & Health offered a Consultancy Service to assist organizations in developing, re-imagining or sustaining their arts in healthcare programs.

Blair L. Sadler Awards History
From 2002 - 2008, the Global Alliance for Arts & Health's Blair L. Sadler International Healing Arts Awards recognized artists—both professionals and students—for their exemplary visual, performing, or multidisciplinary art projects that have had a measurable impact on the quality of the healthcare experience for patients, visitors and staff. The visual presentations of the 2006, 2007, and 2008 award winning arts in healthcare projects are available for purchase.


Monthly Tip
Members can save over $100 on conference registration fees! MOREmore


Get your questions answered! Our expert consultants respond to brief arts in healthcare inquiries. MOREmore


Visit us on Facebook  Visit us on LinkedIn  Follow us on Twitter  Find us on You Tube