Apply for funding to support home-grown Iowa film and digital media productions that benefit Iowans and small businesses in the state. Eligible projects must be ready for production, contain excellent content that advances Iowa’s brand and demonstrates public value. The program is administered by the Iowa Arts Council on behalf of Produce Iowa.
Who: Filmmakers who are current Iowa residents
What: $10,000 - $50,000 with a required 50% match
When: The application deadline has been extended from May 1, 2020 to June 1, 2020 for productions taking place July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021.
How to Apply
*Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, updates to the deadline and matching requirements have been made since the webinar was recorded. See program guidelines for current information.
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 reimbursement and final report form at the end of the process and share the impact of the project on arts and culture in Iowa.