Demonstrate your investment in a rich cultural environment that improves the quality of life for all Iowans by becoming a Cultural Leadership Partner. Partners are selected every three years and receive grant funds to support operating costs throughout the three-year cycle. Current and prospective Cultural Leadership Partners demonstrate an exemplary record of programming, managerial excellence and community service on a year-round basis to the citizens of Iowa.
- Who: Iowa Nonprofit Cultural or Arts Organizations
- What: $30,000 to $60,000 in General Operating Support over a three year period
- When: The deadline to submit a letter of inquiry was May 1, 2017, with full applications due on November 1, 2017. The funding period will cover July 1, 2018-June 30, 2021.
How to Apply
Manage Your Grant
Download the Grantee Handbook (FY18) 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.