Each year, the Arts Council offers the City Annual Grant program to the nonprofit arts and cultural community to enhance and support the development of quality arts performances, programs, services, exhibitions, and arts activities throughout central Indiana. Grant applications are adjudicated in a public process that is free from conflicts of interest and assures fairness and professionalism.
Grants for Organizations include:
The Arts Council of Indianapolis is committed to working with the arts and cultural community to cultivate a sector that serves, celebrates, and values every resident of Indianapolis. We envision a city where engagement in the arts is not pre-determined by socio-economic status, race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, or disability. We see a robust and successful arts and cultural community as:
We believe these closely held tenets will sustain a full creative life for all.