LOUISIANA DIVISION OF THE ARTS ANNOUNCES FY2007 GRANT OPPORTUNITIES -- 02/14/2006
Office of Lieutenant GovernorFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 14, 2006
LOUISIANA DIVISION OF THE ARTS ANNOUNCES FY2007 GRANT OPPORTUNITIES
Grants available for nonprofit arts organizations, artists, traditional Louisiana cultures and arts-in-education programming beginning July 1, 2006.
BATON ROUGE, La. - The Louisiana Division of the Arts announces FY07 grant applications are available online through the Division's website at www.crt.state.la.us/arts. Grants in a variety of programs are offered to support artists and arts organizations across the state. "Louisiana's cultural economy is the second largest employer in the state of Louisiana, and the programs of the Division of the Arts provide the needed investments to further develop this industry," says Lt. Governor Mitch Landrieu. Grant categories include:
Applications can be accessed and completed online through the Louisiana Division of the Arts website at http://www.crt.state.la.us/arts. For additional information, contact the Louisiana Division of the Arts, P. O. Box 44247, Baton Rouge, LA 70804-4247, or call the Grants Help Line at (225) 342-6083. More information about the Division of the Arts may be found on the Internet at http://www.crt.state.la.us/arts.