MEDIA CONTACT:
Ann Fields Monical, Chief Operating Officer
Tippecanoe Arts Federation
(765) 423-2787

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 8, 2021

IAC Now Accepting Applications for
Arts Organization and Project Grants

Indianapolis, Indiana - The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) has announced the opening of applications for the FY22 Regional Initiative Grant programs, which are administered to organizations through a Regional Arts Partnership with the Tippecanoe Arts Federation.

The Regional Initiative Grants provide funding for general operations and arts programming through the Arts Organization Support and Arts Project Support programs. Projects for the FY22 grants will need to occur during the funding period of July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022.

Interested applicants should review the eligibility requirements listed in each program's guidelines document found here: https://tippecanoearts.org/project/rig. Applications for both programs must be submitted through the IAC's online grant system no later than March 4, 2021.

Arts Project Support
Info Session & Application Webinar: February 2, 2 PM (EST), Register Here

Arts Project Support grants provide funding to nonprofit organizations to support a specific part of the organization's arts activities, such as a one-time event, a single production, an exhibition, an educational workshop, or a series of related arts activities such as art classes or training sessions. In response to the pandemic, the IAC has removed its 1:1 match requirement and adjusted its funding priorities. Click here to learn more.

Arts Organization Support
Info Session & Application Webinar: February 3, 2 PM (EST), Register Here

Arts Organization Support grants provide annual operating support for the ongoing artistic and administrative functions of nonprofit arts organizations. First-time applicants to the Arts Organization Support program must submit the Letter of Intent portion of the application in the IAC's online grant system by January 19, 2021. Click here to learn more. 

For more information or assistance with your grant application, please contact TAF's Chief Operating Officer Ann Fields Monical at coo@tippecanoearts.org or (765) 423-2787.
About the Tippecanoe Arts Federation
The Tippecanoe Arts Federation is the umbrella organization and arts council for 14 counties. TAF provides educational opportunities in the visual, performing, and literary arts, outreach programs for both underserved and youth, and funding for capital and operational expenses to fellow arts organizations region wide. Established in 1976, the Tippecanoe Arts Federation serves as a model for arts advocacy by promoting the role of the arts within our region. More information is available at TippecanoeArts.org.