The Bayou Regional Arts Council awards grants to arts projects, programs, and organizations in Assumption, Lafourche, St. Charles, St. James, St. John the Baptist, and Terrebonne parishes. These grants must go toward improving the experience of public arts. Visit our programs page to see a list of programs that have been awarded funding the past.

EVALUATION CRITERIA
A Community Review Panel will evaluate your proposal using the following evaluation criteria by assigning percentage points for each:

  • Artistic Merit __________________________ 35%
  • Need and Impact _______________________ 30%
  • Planning and Design _____________________ 20%
  • Administration and Budget _______________ 15%

Review eligibility requirements and requirements for grant programs to determine if you or your program are a good match for BRAC funding.


DAF Grant Information

The Bayou Regional Arts Council is pleased to  announce that we are administering the Louisiana Decentralized Arts Funding program for our region  for FY 2019-2020.  The grant activity period will be October 1st, 2019 – September 30th, 2020.

The application period will be open May 1 – July 12, 2019.


Grant Calendar FY 2019-2020

Grant guidelines

Application instruction guide

Workshop Grant Application Powerpoint

Application Instruction Video

Panel Creation Process videos

On-line DAF Grant Application System

The final report for DAF grant recipients is due October 30th.

Funds for Louisiana’s Decentralized Arts Funding program are provided by the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development.


PAF Grant Information

The Bayou Regional Arts Council is pleased to announce that we are administering the Terrebonne Parish Arts Funding program. The grant activity period will be October 1, 2018 – September 30, 2019.

The application period is May 1 – July 12, 2019


2019 PAF Grant Application

PAF Grant Guidelines

The final report for PAF grant recipients is due October 30th.

Funds for the Terrebonne Parish Arts Funding program are provided by the Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Government.