Fund for the Arts supports world-class institutions that bring national acclaim, exciting performances and exhibits to every corner of our community. Each organization that receives support enriches Greater Louisville, making it a great place to live, work and visit.

Capital Grants

Applications will be open April 1May 20, 2022. Click the button below for more information and to apply.

Sustaining Impact Grants

Mission-based operating support for Greater Louisville charitable arts organizations.



Applications will be open April 1May 5, 2022. Click the button below for more information and to apply.


Cultural Pass

The Cultural Pass provides free access to many of Greater Louisville’s arts and cultural institutions for children of Metro Louisville.


ArtsHeal increases access to the arts in Greater Louisville by activating two public spaces with art installations and installing artworks on billboards along the Broadway corridor.

Festival for the Arts Call for Artists

Apply to be a featured artist at Festival for the Arts on July 23, 2022


Arts in Education Partner Expansion

The Fund for the Arts’ Arts in Education Partner Organizations provide education initiatives through the Fund for the Arts’ arts in education menus. Click the button below to apply for a chance to join the 2021-2022 Arts in Education Partner Organization List.



Community Music Partnership

The Community Music Partnership is a joint effort of the Louisville Metro Council and the Louisville Federation of Musicians