The foundation’s priority is to assist with the production and presentation of significant programs about architecture and the designed environment in order to promote dialogue, raise awarene
Furthermore Grants assist nonfiction books having to do with art, architecture, and design; cultural history, the city, and related public issues; and conservation and preservation.
Getty Scholar Grants are for established scholars, or writers who have attained distinction in their fields.
The Terra Foundation Fellowships in American Art (Administered by the Smithsonian American Art Museum)
The Terra Foundation Fellowships in American Art at the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) seek to foster a cross-cultural dialogue about the history of the art of the United States up to 1980.