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Welcome to the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge's Online Grant System!

About Us:

The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge is committed to enhancing the quality of life for citizens in our community by funding diverse cultural offerings of excellence. Each year, the organization distributes award approximately $250,000 in grant funds to support visual art exhibitions, theatre productions, dance, music, festivals, literary works, media, folk life, design arts, and more throughout East Baton Rouge Parish and the surrounding 10-parish region.


The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge offers several grant opportunities to support the arts programming of nonprofit organizations in our region. All deadlines are at 5:00 PM CST.

Local Project Assistance Grant - February 1
Multicultural Grant - February 1
Decentralized Arts Funding Grant - June 15
Charles Lamar Family Foundation Shaw Center Subsidy Grant - Rolling. Please submit at least 2 months prior to event

Getting Started:

Step 1) To create a user account, select the signup button at the top of the page.

Step 2) Once you complete the registration process, you will receive an email to confirm your account. Make sure to check your spam folder and add FluidReview to your safe sender list so that you can continue to receive messages. 

Step 3) Select the grant program for which you would like to submit an application and begin. 

For more information, visit the Arts Council's website at


If you have any questions about the application process, please contact:

Liz Goad, Grants and Community Development Coordinator 

(225) 344-8558, ext. 228

Technical questions may be submitetd to The software application providers can help address your question.