The NEA Art Works and Challenge America are two distinct grant programs; however, Chapman may submit only one (1) application for either the Art Works or the Challenge America program each year. Due to these proposal limitations, Chapman may need to run a limited, internal competition to select which proposal will move forward for submission.

PI Eligible Faculty or Administrators interested in applying should notify Sponsored Projects Services ( no later than Friday, January 25, 2019.

NOTE:  If multiple requests to submit are received, potential applicants will be asked to provide the following Internal Competition documents:

  • Major Project Activities (single-spaced, up to 500 words)
  • Estimated budget total
  • Applicants will be notified of selection status on or before February 1st.

Please review our Limited Submission/Internal Competition webpage for more information. Questions may be directed to