Overview of Grant Programs

Before you begin an application through the Arts Council of Indianapolis' online grant system, please review the Application Guidelines document for the program in which you are applying. It is important that you read these guidelines carefully before beginning your application. These guidelines include eligibility requirements for the grant program, the grant timeline and process, as well as information on how to submit your application correctly.  Application Guidelines are released at the Arts Council of Indianapolis' grant programs website pages. 

GRANTS FOR ORGANIZATIONS
  • Annual Grant Program - (Deadline: February 2018) The Arts Council of Indianapolis is not currently accepting any applications for the Annual Grant Program. For information about this grant program, click here.
GRANTS FOR SCHOOLS (K-8)
  • Any Given Child Indy - (Rolling deadline) Grants for artists-in-schools are available only to approved schools within the Indianapolis Public Schools district (traditional, choice and innovation). For more information on this program, click here
GRANTS FOR INDIVIDUALS
  • DeHaan Artist of Distinction Award - (Rolling deadline) The Arts Council of Indianapolis is currently accepting applications for the DeHaan Artist of Distinction Award. For information about this grant program, click here.
  • Robert D. Beckmann, Jr. Emerging Artist Fellowship - (Deadline: June 2018) The Arts Council of Indianapolis is not currently accepting any applications for the Robert D. Beckmann, Jr. Emerging Artist Fellowship. For information about this grant program, click here.
  • Arts Journalism Fellowship - (Deadline: May 2018) The Arts Council of Indianapolis is not currently accepting any applications for the Arts Journalism Fellowship. For information about this grant program, click here.
  • Creative Renewal Arts Fellowship (Deadline: TBD 2019) - The Arts Council of Indianapolis is not currently accepting any applications for the Creative Renewal Arts Fellowship. For information about this grant program, click here.
  • Transformational Impact Fellowship - (Deadline: TBD 2019) The Arts Council of Indianapolis is not currently accepting any applications for the Transformational Impact Fellowship. For information about this grant program, click here.