Arts Program Support Grant Program
The Arts Project Support (APS) grant programs provides funding to ensure all Indiana citizens have access to quality arts and cultural activities. The grants are administered by the TAF, and reviewed by a group of volunteer citizens panelists.
APS grants provide funding to Indiana 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations and public entities for a specific arts project or arts activity(ies). Some examples of eligible projects include a one-time art event, a single performance, an exhibition, an educational workshop, or series of related arts activities such as art classes or training sessions that are open to the public whether free or for a fee.
FY23 Grant CycleThe FY23 RIG Cycle will support programs and operations occurring between July 1, 2022 – June 30, 2023.
- January 4, 2022 – Applications Open in Online Grant System
- March 9, 2022 – Deadline to Apply, 4:00 pm (EDT)
- April 27, 2022 – Evaluation Panel Meeting (via Zoom), 10:00 am (EDT)
- July 13, 2023 – Final Grant Report Deadline, 4:30 pm (EDT)
Program Guidelines & Resources
- FY23 Grant Program Guidelines
- FY23 Application Evaluation Criteria
- APS Application Webinar Recording
- APS Application Webinar Slides
FY22 Grant Cycle
- July 13, 2022 – Final Grant Report Due
- FY22 Grant Program Guidelines
The IAC is funded by the Indiana General Assembly and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. On behalf of the people of Indiana, the IAC advocates engagement with the arts to enrich the quality of individual and community life.
Grantees are required to acknowledge the funding sources of this program. For the list of requirements or to download logos, click here.