A partnership program between Arts Alliance Illinois and the Illinois Arts Council Agency

Local Arts Network Scholarship Form

Application for funds in support of professional development opportunities for staff and board members of designated Local Arts Agencies.

New! LAN Scholarship Opportunity – DEI Training

DEI Training Scholarships (Accepting Applications thru July 1,  2021)

The Local Arts Network is offering scholarships to reimburse Local Arts Agency Administrators for costs associated with DEI (Diversion, Equity, and Inclusion) professional development classes, workshops, training, and/or certification. Scholarships are available for up to $500/person per organization. Scholarships are available for training opportunities taking place between April 1 and August 31, 2021. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and applicants notified within 7 business days.

A brief report will be required from scholarship recipients within 30 days of the conclusion of their training.


Scholarships range from $250-$500 and a cash match of 20% from your organization is required.