Apply for funding to support an arts project that addresses a civic challenge or issue facing your community. Grant recipients will receive technical assistance to help develop the project from either Iowa State University, University of Iowa or University of Northern Iowa. Each university selects one project to mentor based on its resources and abilities.
Who: Nonprofits, Schools, Communities
When: The next deadline to apply for this biennial program is November 1, 2020 for arts projects taking place between July 1, 2021-June 30, 2022.
How to Apply
The Arts Build Communities Grant program is not currently accepting applications.
Manage Your Grant
Download the Grantee Handbook (FY20) to learn how to manage your grant, including contract compliance and publicity.
As a grant recipient, you must complete the final report form at the end of the process and share the impact of the project on arts and culture in Iowa.