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Grants were awarded June 4, 2020. Click below for the press release with the list of grantees.

Press Release

2021 Stimulus Grants

Updates about the 2021 round of pandemic stimulus will be announced when federal funding is in place. Follow the Council on the Arts social media pages, and sign up for the mailing list to receive updates.


The Mission of the Alabama State Council on the Arts is to enhance the quality of life and economic vitality for all Alabamians by providing support for the state’s diverse and rich artistic resources.

Agency goals:

  • Support excellence and professionalism in the arts.
  • Provide opportunities for high quality arts education for every Alabama student and lifelong learner.
  • Provide opportunities for all Alabamians to experience the arts.
  • Identify, preserve and present folk art traditions.
  • Provide diverse cultural artistic expressions.
  • Recognize and support the arts as a driver of economic vitality.
  • Increase public recognition and appreciation for the arts, arts organizations and individual artists

Our Supporters

The Alabama State Council on the Arts is funded by state legislative appropriations, tax refund donations, Support the Arts license plate sales, and a partnership agreement with the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.
Thank you for your support!

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