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Grants and Services of the West Virginia Commission on the Arts

West Virginia Division of Culture and History

If you are an artist, arts organization, arts educator or community leader this handbook is for you!
Technical assistance and grant programs to support artists and art experiences in your communities are described here.

Table of Contents

Fast start


Mission and Goals

Review criteria

What WVCA does NOT fund

Legal requirements overview

Accessibility policy and resources

General Guidelines and Policies

General Operating Support Grants

Accessibility Services grants

Community Arts Project Support

Mini Grants

Arts in Education

Direct Support for Individual Artists

Cultural Facilities and Capital Resources Grants

Technical Assistance and Opportunities for Artists and Organizations

Grant writing tips

Other funding sources