Grants & Programs

Award & Grants Program Deadlines

Program Deadline date
Artist Fellowship Program Due: May 19, 2014 (For FY14)

Applications must be successully submitted to the IACA Slideroom system by 11:59pm 

Arts and Foreign Language Implementation and Planning Assistance Grants program Due: April 14, 2014 (For FY14)

One original and seven copies must be received no later than 4:30 p.m. on Monday, April 14, 2014.  

Online informational Forum: Tuesday, March 18, 1:00pm. Online recording: Follow this Link

Arts-in-Education Residency Program Due: June 18, 2014 (For FY)
Artstour & Live Music Open

Applications are reviewed in the order in which they are received and will be accepted until the funds are fully committed or by May 15, 2015.  
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Community Arts Access Due: June 3, 2013 (For FY)

Application must be submitted electronically to eGrant by 5:00pm

Ethnic and Folk Arts Master Apprentice Program Due: December 16, 2013 (For FY14)

Applications must be postmarked by the deadline date or, if hand-delivered, must be delivered to the IACA office by 5:00 PM.

Grants to Arts Service Organizations Due: March 17, 2014 (For FY15)

The eGrant application must be successfully submitted by 5:00 PM March 17, 2014.

Individual Artist Support Open

Applications will be accepted through June 1, 2014 and must be submitted at least 10 weeks prior to the project starting date.

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Literary Awards Program Due: May 15, 2014 (For FY14)

Applications must be succesfully submitted to the IACA Slideroom system by 11:59pm on May 15, 2014.

Partners in Excellence Due: March 17, 2014 (For FY15)

The eGrant application must be successfully submitted by 5:00 PM March 17, 2014.

Program Grant Overview Due: March 17, 2014 (For FY15)

The eGrant application must be successfully submitted by 5:00 PM March 17, 2014.

Hard copy components must be postmarked or hand delivered by March 17, 2014.

StARTS Program - Short-term Artists Residencies Open

An application must be submitted at least eight weeks before the residency begins.

Summer Youth Employment in the Arts Program Due: March 24, 2014 (For FY14)

Applications must be successfully submitted to the Illinois eGrant system by 5:00pm central time.