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.

FY25 Grant Cycle

The FY25 grant cycle will support programs and operations occurring between July 1, 2024 – June 30, 2025.


  • January 4, 2024 – Applications Open in Online Grant System
  • March 7, 2024 – Deadline to Apply, 11:59 pm (Eastern)
  • July 11, 2025 – Final Grant Report Deadline

Program Guidelines & Resources

  • January 18, 2024, 4:00 pm ET Program Information Webinars for Returning Applicants

  • January 24, 2024, 4:00 pm ET Program Information Webinars for New Applicants

  • FY24 Grant Cycle

    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.