University of Iowa

Art, Culture and Humanities

Edwin T. Meredith Foundation

Grants largely for youth agencies, higher education, cultural programs, and a historic preservation area; some support for hospitals and health agencies, as well as for conservation.

Only makes contributions to preselected charitable organizations. Does not accept unsolicited requests for funds.

Donna Reed Foundation for the Performing Arts, The

The foundation recognizes, encourages, and supports talented individuals who want to pursue an education and a career in the performing arts. The foundation sponsors a major performing arts scholarship program, promotes an annual performing arts festival, and promotes concerts, stage plays, and...

Arts Midwest

Arts Midwest presents and sponsors performances and exhibitions seen by more than half a million people annually throughout the Midwest and around the world. Arts Midwest maintains a commitment to artistic quality and to reaching underserved audiences and communities.

Performing Arts Fund http://www.artsmidwest.org/programs/paf Does not offer direct support for artists; contact state arts agency directly for further information http://www.artsmidwest.org/partners/state-arts- agencies

Iowa Academy of Science

The goal of the Iowa Academy of Science is to further scientific research, science education, public understanding of science and recognition of excellence in these endeavors.

IJAS- Iowa Junior Academy of Science promotes the study of and participation in science by elementary and...


Application form required.

Deadline:  January 31, annually.

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