Type: Other

Types of audiences: Artists

Location: United States

Valid from 13-09-2021 until 28-09-2021

The Peggy/Paoli/Queenie Fund honors the memory of three beloved pioneering women clowns.



In 2021, three grants will be awarded:




  • one $1,500 grant,

  • one $1,000 grant,

  • one $500 grant.



Project leaders must focus on producing a show intended for (or aimed to assist) under-resourced communities and/or marginalized audiences (i.e. youth in foster care, LGBTQ+ teenagers, low-income individuals/families) in the United States. This grant is open to candidates who are producing new work or have a work in progress at the time of application.



Prioritized Candidates:




  • Comedians, physical comedy, clown, comedy acts

  • Artists from marginalized Identities of population.

  • Individuals and/or groups up to 15 members

  • 27+ yrs. old

  • Women, women-identifying, or non-binary



Applications are due 9/27/2021 at 11.59pm Pacific Time.