Whether an individual artist, nonprofit organization, or school, RISCA has a wide range of grant opportunities to support arts and culture in Rhode Island. Types of support include: projects grants, fellowships and apprenticeships, general operating support, and more.

Click here to access the grant portal for ORGANIZATIONS.

Click here to access the grant portal for INDIVIDUALS.

Cultural Facilities 

Joint RISCA/Humanities Council Program


Nonprofit Organizations

  • Arts Access
  • General Operating Support Program–Applications and guidelines coming in January 2022.

Folk and Traditional Artists

Education and Teaching Artists

Health Organizations

Public Acknowledgment

Frequently Asked Questions