Iowa Arts Council

Iowa Arts Council Project Grants

Program Summary

The Iowa Arts Council is committed to enriching the quality of life for Iowans through support of the arts.  Project Grants create opportunities for the arts to flourish in Iowa by investing in projects that positively impact the vitality of the arts in the state, demonstrate public value, and support Iowa Arts Council funding priorities. Eligible projects are relevant to the stated mission of the applicant, have a clear beginning and end, seek to achieve specific arts goals through measureable objectives, and have an appropriate budget and timeline.  Funding for the Iowa Arts Council is provided by the State of Iowa and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. 
Eligible projects must meet one of the following Project Grant funding priorities:

Award Information 

The minimum request is $1,000 and the maximum is $10,000.
Matching Requirements 
Internal Selection Procedure 
The UI Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development has established an internal review procedure to select the UI nominee. Applications will be reviewed according to the sponsor's selection criteria. Consideration will also be given to UI institutional strengths and strategic directions. Potential applicants must submit, using the preselection link below, the following information:
1.  A two page CV
2.  A description of the proposed project. It should have the following elements:
 The above materials must be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 6, 2014. The selected nominee will be asked to complete the full application package in accordance with the sponsor's deadline of 4:30 p.m., Thursday, May 1, 2014.

Proposal Due to OVPRED03/06/2014 Not open for submission deadline passed
Date Due to DSP or UIF04/24/2014
Date Due to Sponsor05/01/2014
Required LOI Due DateN/A
Non-Required LOI Due DateN/A
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