Individual Artist Program

Program Description
Program Timeline
Requirements of All IAC Grantees
  • Accessibility Requirements
  • Contract Clearance
  • Funded Grantee Requirements
  • Payment Schedule
  • Privacy Considerations
  • Public Manifestation, Fair Labor, Drug Free, and Civil Rights
  • Reconsideration Policy and Appeal Process
Panel Review
Contact Information

Program Description

It is important to note that the IAP funds different genres each cycle, and applications are only accepted in the disciplines following the schedule provided. The Individual Artist Program (IAP) provides support to artists in all disciplines for career development projects. Applicants may request a maximum of $2,000. Grantees must plan a project, or phase of a project, which can be realized within the requested budget and completed within the proposed timeline. Applicants must be at least 18 years old and a legal resident of Indiana.

Folk arts and access applications will be paneled with the corresponding discipline in the corresponding year.

Odd Fiscal Years (New applications for these disciplines will open in December 2017)

  • Crafts
  • Design
  • Media Arts
  • Photography
  • Visual

Even Fiscal Years (New applications for these disciplines will open in December 2018)

  • Dance
  • Literary Arts
  • Music 
  • Theatre

Program Timeline

FY18 Grant Program Guidelines
Grant Period July 1, 2017-June 30, 2018
Deadline to Apply February 3, 2017 at 4:30 p.m.
Application Review Panel Meetings April 2017
Awards Announcement Late June 2017
Final Grant Report Due July 2, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.
all times eastern

Panel Review

Click on the links to view the applications assigned to each panel. Applications were reviewed in the order they appear on the PDFs.


Contact Information

Anna Tragesser
Artist and Community Services Manager