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Opportunities for Organizations

IAC Grants for Organizations

General Operating Support (GOS) & Youth Employment in the Arts (YEA)

Opens: TBD
Deadline: TBD

GOS Grant Range: TBD
YEA Grant Range: Up to $4,500 per year for up to 4 Youth Employees.  
 

General Operating Support (GOS) Grants are available for Illinois non-profit organizations that provide ongoing arts programming.

Youth Employment in the Arts (YEA) Grants provide funds to GOS grantees for individuals between the ages of 14-22.

Creative Catalyst Grant (CCG)

Opens: TBD
Deadline: TBD

Grant Range: TBD

Creative Catalyst Grants (CCG) are available to Illinois artists and non-profit organizations that have unique arts projects that need financial support. If an organizational applicant receives GOS support this programming must be outside of regular operational needs.

Theatre Communications Group 2024 National Conference Scholarships

Opens: February 26, 2024
Deadline: March 27, 2024

Scholarship Amount: up to $1,500

IAC is offering scholarship funds of up to $1,500 to cover expenses related to attending the Theatre Communications Group 2024 National Conference, to include registration, travel, and hotel costs. The TCG 2024 National Conference will be held in Chicago, IL, June 20-22, 2024.

2024 Leadership Exchange in Arts & Disability Conference Scholarships

Opens: February 26, 2024
Deadline: March 27, 2024

Scholarship Amount: up to $1,500

IAC is offering scholarship funds of up to $1,500 to cover expenses related to attending the 2024 Leadership Exchange in Arts & Disability (LEAD) Conference, to include registration, travel, and hotel costs. The 2024 LEAD Conference will be held in Seattle, WA, July 29- August 2, 2024.

IAC Initiatives for Organizations

Artstour Roster

The ArtsTour Roster is a resource created in collaboration between the Illinois Presenters Network and the Illinois Arts Council.  This directory lists Illinois performing artists, companies, and ensembles that tour the state.The Artstour Roster is used by Illinois presenters including schools, libraries, park districts, arts and community organizations, and performing arts presenters to identify artists, companies and groups to perform in their communities.

Illinois Creative Collaborative

Additional State Funding and Other Resources

Illinois DCEO Grants

DCEO's grant programs provide funds to organizations throughout Illinois that support and maintain a strong economy. To better assist potential and current grantees, this page contains a variety of resources to provide end to end support for grant recipients.

Discipline-Specific Resources

Search for additional state and national resources for organizations through the IAC's Discipline-Specific Resources database.    

Announcements for Organizations

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