Public Health

The offices of the Alabama State Council on the Arts are currently closed. Staff are protecting themselves and the public by working remotely.

Stay at home to stop the spread of Coronavirus!

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Arts Awards Program

The deadline for nominations for the Arts Awards Program scheduled for 2021 is Thursday, April 30th. Click here for the nomination form.

Applications open

Applications for the June 2 deadline are being accepted now. Click here to begin your application process! Guidelines can be found here.

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CARES funding

Federal funding provided by the CARES act is now available, with complete information on Alabama CARES About the Arts: Emergency Relief Grants here. For information about grants directly from the National Endowment for the Arts, please visit this site.

Visual Arts Achievement Program

Students from across the state submitted works for this juried exhibition. Check out the online gallery to see the works that make all of us proud of Alabama students!

Alabama Arts Online

Check out these resources from across the state to access the arts from home:


Funding resources

These national, regional, and local resources are here for artists and arts organizations as we navigate these difficult times.