This funding opportunity has closed. Applicants will be notified of funding decisions via email by November 1, 2021.
American Rescue Plan Humanities Grants offer support for humanities organizations and humanities-based projects to help Iowa’s humanities sector respond to the coronavirus pandemic.
Funding for the American Rescue Plan Humanities Grant is made possible by an appropriation from the National Endowment for the Humanities, a federal agency, to the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs.
- Who: Iowa Nonprofits, Local Governments and Higher Education Institutions
- What: $2,500 - $20,000
- When: October 1, 2021 for the fundering period of July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2022
How to Apply
- Read the guidelines
- Watch the recorded informational webinar.
- Drop in on virtual office hours via Zoom to ask program staff questions at 11:00 a.m., September 14, 21 and 28.
Office Hours Zoom Link
Office Hours Zoom Call-In: 312-626-6799
Meeting ID: 626 286 2564
- Submit the application.
Manage Your Grant
See the Grantee Handbook (FY22) to learn how to manage your grant, including contract compliance and publicity.
As a grant recipient, you must complete the final report form at the end of the process and share the impact of the project on arts and culture in Iowa.