Grants & Programs

Emergency Relief Fund

Illinois Arts Council Agency (IACA) Relief Funds will be dedicated to organizations throughout Illinois with budgets of less than $500,000. The IACA recognizes that organizations at this level are often in underserved communities and may be most challenged in their sustainability for vital services.

Grants of $3,000 each will be available to organizations who have received funding from IACA since 2018.

Deadline Applications must be received by May 15, 2020 at 5:00pm.

Grant Period  Funds support expenses occurring between June 15 and September 30, 2020. 

For the IACA's guidelines and application link visit

Follow this link to access the application directly.