For over a decade, the City of Wichita has granted funding to local arts organizations to recognize, preserve and celebrate Wichita's rich arts and cultural heritage - a heritage that has a tremendous impact on all residents' quality of life. For 2023, the City has awarded 26 organizations and individual artists operational support that has totaled more than $2.7 million.
The City offers three different grant opportunities that are awarded through a competitive process:
Cultural Funding Operating Grants,
Developing Arts Grants, and
Artist Access Grants.