Partnership Grant

    Partnership Awards are discretionary grant awards, of up to $10,000, to provide fast-track funding in response to urgent institutional needs or highly unique, one-time opportunities that fall outside of the department's regular granting programs or cycles and that align with the department's mission, vision, strategic goals and funding priorities.

    How to Apply

    Contact Administrator David Schmitz at to discuss your proposal.

    Manage Your Grant

    Grantee Handbook

    See the Grantee Handbook 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.