Huntsville Arts & Cultural Grant Program

Huntsville, Alabama has been recognized nationally 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 serve both residents and visitors. Huntsville’s arts and culture sector also helps to attract new businesses and workforce while creating opportunities for economic growth and prosperity. At the same time, Huntsville’s arts and cultural scene helps to develop local identity while celebrating diversity and fostering understanding within our community. Overall, Huntsville’s arts and cultural organizations contribute financially to the local economy, generating over $89.9 million in economic impact annually.


Huntsville’s 2021 Arts and Cultural Grant Program opens on September 21, 2021 with an online application deadline of October 19, 2021 at 5 p.m. CST. Potential applicants should be aware that FY21 grant funding is contingent on a 2021 City of Huntsville Budget appropriation. The Huntsville City Council is expected to finalize the FY21 budget by September 30, 2021 in advance of the October 19, 2021 grant deadline.


Eligible Huntsville nonprofit arts and cultural organizations must apply online by the deadline at:

For more information contact Ashley Hudson at