Huntsville Arts & Cultural Grant Program

Huntsville, Alabama has been recognized nationally in recent years for its strong economic base, moderate cost of living, and excellent quality of life. The city’s arts and cultural offerings are important quality of life amenities that help our community attract new businesses and residents while creating opportunities for economic growth and prosperity. Huntsville’s arts and cultural organizations also contribute financially to our local economy, generating over $89.9 million in economic impact annually.

At the same time, Huntsville’s arts and cultural sector helps to develop local identity while celebrating diversity and fostering understanding within our community. In fall 2012, the City of Huntsville became one of over 5,000 local communities across the nation to establish a publicly-funded arts and cultural grant program.

  • GRANT WORKSHOP: Attendance at the Grant Workshop at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 20 at Arts Huntsville is recommended.
  • GRANT DEADLINE: FY18 grant applications are due no later than 5:00 p.m. Monday, October 2, 2017.

For more information contact Julie Hornstein at or (256) 810 7395.