PNC Arts Alive Award for Innovation

The PNC Arts Alive Award for Innovation recognizes a visual and/or performing arts group that has successfully demonstrated an innovative approach to increasing arts access and engagement.

PNC Arts Alive is a ten-year, $10-million program by The PNC Foundation designed to support visual and performing arts organizations. The goal is to increase engagement in the arts, expand audiences, and make the arts more accessible to diverse audiences in the Philadelphia metropolitan area and Southern New Jersey.

Award Criteria

The nominations in this category will meet the following criteria:

  • Organization is a nonprofit with a 501(c)(3) status.
  • Organization is a visual or performing arts group.
  • Organization is located in the 11-county Greater Philadelphia region.
  • Organization is not a school, university or education institution, historical or science museum.
  • If nominating a specific program or project, its impact has occurred within recent years.

Award Sponsor


Contact Ari Kushner, Director, Marketing + Development, at (215) 790-3606 or [email protected].