The MAP Fund recently announced the 2018 grantees: 40 original, live performance projects that will receive a total of $1.4 million in direct support for project creation, development, and distribution. For Lao Americans the notable production funded was Masters of the Currents by Leilani Chan, Ova Saopeng, and TeAda Productions.
Learn more about the full pool of MAP applications and grantees in the 2018 Grant Cycle Data Report. Each year, MAP hires external reviewers and panelists through an open nomination process.
The MAP Fund is primarily supported by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, with additional funds from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. MAP invests in artistic production as the critical foundation of imagining — and ultimately creating — a more equitable and vibrant society.