Arts Grants

    Funding Resources and Solutions

    Each year, the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs invests grant funding into projects, organizations and communities that enhance quality of life in Iowa through arts, history and culture. Review the funding policies and grant terms and definitions, and explore the opportunities below.

    Start planning now for important opportunities that can impact your organization, community or career. Check the calendar often for funding opportunities provided by the department and other organizations.

    Do you have funding available for Iowa artists, organizations or communities? Post the opportunity.

    • Art Project Grant

    • Arts Build Communities Grant

    • Capacity Building Grant

    • Cultural Heritage Project Grant

    • Cultural Leadership Partner Operating Support Grant

    • Greenlight Grant

    • Iowa Artist Fellowship Program

    • School Arts Experience

    • Strengthening Communities Grant

    • Virtual Arts Experience