Agency Calendar

2022 EVENT
January 1 Online grant portal opens for March 1 deadline (Fellowships & Cultural Facilities)
January 17 State Holiday - Martin Luther King, Jr. & Robert E. Lee's Birthday
February 21 State Holiday - Presidents' Day
February 21 Poetry Out Loud State Finals
March 1 Application deadline for Fellowships & Cultural Facilities
March 3-4 Council Meeting, Birmingham
April 1 Grant portal opens for project grants (applications due June 1)
April 25 State Holiday - Confederate Memorial Day  
May 30 State Holiday - Memorial Day
June 1 Application deadline for project grants and operating support  
June 2-3 Council Meeting, Selma
June 6 State Holiday - Jefferson Davis' Birthday
July 1 Grant portal re-opens for applications due September 1
July 4 State Holiday - Fourth of July
September 1 Application deadline for project grants & Folk Arts Apprenticeships
September 5 State Holiday - Labor Day
September 9-10 Council Meeting, Montgomery
October 10 State Holiday - Columbus Day & American Indian Heritage Day
November 11 State Holiday - Veterans Day
November 24 State Holiday - Thanksgiving Day
December 1 Mrs. Rosa L. Parks Day (Commemoration Only)
December 2-3 Council Meeting, Montgomery
December 26 State Holiday - Christmas Day observed

State holidays that fall on Sunday are observed on Monday; holidays that fall on Saturday are observed on Friday.


Council Meeting Dates and Locations

March 3-4, 2022

  • Birmingham

June 2-3, 2022

  • Selma

September 9-10, 2022

  • Montgomery

December 2-3, 2022

  • Montgomery

If you're interested in hosting a Council meeting in your community, contact Dr. Elliot Knight.