Cultural Trust Stability Grant

    Apply for matching funds to enhance your organization’s stability. The program provides funding to assist cultural organizations in instituting best practices while developing strategic and fundraising plans.

    • Who: Nonprofits
    • What: $2,500 with a required 1:1 match
    • When: Deadline to apply is May 1, 2017 for projects taking place July 1, 2017-June 30, 2018.

    How to Apply

    1. Read the guidelines
    2. Complete the application

    Manage Your Grant

    View the grantee instruction webinar and download the handbook to learn how to manage your grant, including contract compliance and publicity.

    Project Promotion

    Please use the most recent versions of the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs logo on materials promoting your projects. Find information on how to acknowledge the department’s support in the handbook.

    Send images and event details about your project for promotion in Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs and Iowa Arts Council communication outlets.

    Final Report

    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.

    Grant Award History

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    Fiscal Year Applicant Project Grant Amount City County
    2015 Iowa Architectural Foundation Iowa Architectural Foundation Stability Grant

    $1,375.00 Des Moines Polk
    2015 CultureALL CultureALL Stability Grant

    $2,500.00 Des Moines Polk
    2015 Des Moines Metro Opera, Inc Des Moines Metro Opera, Inc Stability Grant

    $2,500.00 Indianola Warren
    2015 Riverside Theatre Riverside Theatre Stability Grant

    $2,500.00 Iowa City Johnson
    2015 Wright on the Park, Inc. Wright on the Park, Inc. Stability Grant

    $2,500.00 Mason City Cerro Gordo