Grants | Division of the Arts

The Louisiana Division of the Arts statewide grant programs provide key investments for the creation of art and the creation of and participation in arts programs and arts projects. 

CARES Funding Allocation

Louisiana Project Grants

This program provides a system for funding arts projects in each region of the state in partnershi with our 9 Regional Arts Councils.

General Operating Support

This program supports nonprofit 501(c)3 arts organizations that help to create, present and preserve the various unique arts resources that make up Louisiana by providing general operating support.

Grant Panels

To strive for an evaluation of grant applications founded on diversity, equity and inclusion as well as knowledge and best practicies, the Division of the Arts is committed to a system of peer-panel review. 

Contact Erica Anderson at or (225) 342-8175 with any questions.

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