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Iowa Arts & Culture Resilience Grant - Artists

Note: This funding opportunity is no longer accepting applications. See below for resources to manage your grant award.

As part of its broader fiscal year 2022 grant funding strategy, the Iowa Arts Council transitioned its Art Project Grants to Resilience Grants for fiscal year 2022.

Apply for professional development support to undertake activities that advance your professional capacity and enhance your artistic practice.

  • Who: Iowa Artists, Filmmakers, Musicians, and Creative Writers
  • What: $500 - $5,000 with a required 1:1 match
  • When: May 3, 2021 for the funding period of July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2022

How to Apply

  1. Read the guidelines
  2. Watch the informational webinar
  3. Drop in on virtual office hours via Zoom to ask program staff questions at 10:00 a.m., April 9 and 29
    Office Hours Zoom Link
    Office Hours Zoom Call-In: 312-626-6799
    Meeting ID: 626 286 2564
  4. Submit the application

Manage Your Grant

Grantee Handbook

See the Grantee Handbook (FY22) to learn how to manage your grant, including contract compliance and publicity.

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.

Type of Grant
Artist Grants
IAC Grants

Grant Awards History

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Project Title Applicant City County Fiscal year Grant Amount Sort descending
Thread Library Tour India Johnson Iowa City Johnson 2022 $4,981.00
Born of a Pandemic: Motherhood, Music, & COVID-19 Abigail Sawyer Des Moines Polk 2022 $4,992.00
Live From The Mid-Week Market Michael Breitbach Rickardsville Dubuque 2022 $4,995.00
LOOM · ROOM · HARP Olivia Valentine Des Moines Polk 2022 $5,000.00
Cherry Sisters Puppet Show Kelly Shriver Kolln Cedar Rapids Linn 2022 $5,000.00
Firm Roots Nolan Schroeder Cedar Rapids Linn 2022 $5,000.00
Dissemination & Display of Film & Artworks Amenda Tate Des Moines Polk 2022 $5,000.00
Writing Through Chronic Pain Resources Nina Lohman Iowa City Johnson 2022 $5,000.00
The Savage Plains and Past Ten Works Kali VanBaale Bondurant Polk 2022 $5,000.00
Socially Engaged Music Videos Genevieve Salamone-Walcyzk West Des Moines Polk 2022 $5,000.00
Awful Purdies at 15 years! Nicole Upchurch Tiffin Johnson 2022 $5,000.00
Printmaking Exhibits and Workshops Julie Russell Steuart Reinbeck Grundy 2022 $5,000.00
Diverse Voices (a women's collaboration) Gail Chavenelle Dubuque Dubuque 2022 $5,000.00
The Alicia Monee Experience Alicia Monee Strong Cedar Rapids Linn 2022 $5,000.00
90 Heroes: Masked Portraits Julie Houghton Des Moines Polk 2022 $5,000.00
Interactive Art Exhibit at Sawmill Museum Gabriella Torres Clinton Clinton 2022 $5,000.00
Molly Wood - Sioux City Art Exhibition Molly Wood Des Moines Polk 2022 $5,000.00
Yes Art Can! Caravan Julia Franklin West Des Moines Polk 2022 $5,000.00
Ceramics Exhibition Ellen Kleckner Cedar Rapids Linn 2022 $5,000.00
Body of Work - Sculptures & Installation Molly Spain Des Moines Polk 2022 $5,000.00