Equipping the nonprofit arts organizations in Northwest Louisiana to better manage their organization through direct Technical Assistance and extensive Training, SRAC employs a full time Community Development Director to assist Artists and Arts Organizations. Additionally, SRAC partners with the State of Louisiana Division of the Arts, LANO (Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations) and the Americans for the Arts to provide outstanding capacity building workshops, national resources, and one-on-one assistance to artists and arts organizations.
2018 City of Shreveport "Art Ambassador" Travel Grants
2017-18 Grant Recipients, download Final Report Forms here:
ANNUAL GRANT OPPORTUNITIES:
1. LOUISIANA DIVISION OF THE ARTS - DECENTRALIZED ARTS FUNDING PROGRAM
Decentralized Arts Funding (DAF) Program
The Louisiana Decentralized Arts Funding Program provides a system for funding arts and cultural projects in every parish of the state. Funds are provided to each parish on a per capita basis utilizing the most recent census figures. As applicants compete only with other organizations in their parish, decisions about cultural priorities are made locally.
Applications must be submitted to the Shreveport Regional Arts Council by THURSDAY, JUNE 1, 2017, 4:00 PM. This is NOT A POSTMARK Deadline. This is a hard deadline and any applications received after THURSDAY, JUNE 1, 2017, 4:00 PM, WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
PLEASE READ THE GUIDELINES BEFORE BEGINNING APPLICATION
2. CITY OF SHREVEPORT REGRANTS PROGRAM
Deadline is Thursday, June 29, 2017
SRAC supports established Arts organizations, nurtures emerging Arts organizations, and assists individual artists by providing Grant opportunities for those domiciled in the City of Shreveport. Grants available:
Individual Artist Mini-Grants:
General Operating Support for 501c3 Art Organizations:
Project Assistance Regrants:
City of Shreveport Artist Fellowships: Artist Fellowships are cash awards in recognition of artistic excellence that enable artists to pursue their artistic goals. These awards acknowledge distinguished Fellows of the highest caliber in each discipline of the arts.
Deadline for Grant Applications is: Thursday, June 29, 2017