Individual Artist Support @ Illinois Arts Council Agency

Rolling Awards until May 15, 2019
As of December 6, 2018, funds for the FY19 Individual Artist Support Program have been fully commited. The application for FY20 should be available by mid July, 2019 for projects starting in mid September.   

Individual Artist Support Program
The Individual Artist Support (IAS) program assists Illinois artists to realize a career goal, take advantage of a professional opportunity, or to produce and present an artistic project.

General Information
The IAS program encompasses two different tracks. Each track has specific limitations and requirements. Review each track’s guidelines thoroughly to determine which best suits your goals. Artists may apply to only one track each fiscal year.

This program has an open deadline and will support activities that occur by August 31, 2019. Applications must be received 8 weeks prior to the start date as identified in the application. Applications are reviewed in the order in which they are received and will be accepted until funds are fully committed or by May 15, 2019.

Find out more about the application process at the link below.