Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs
Contact: Dawn Martinez Oropeza
Arts in Education Coordinator
515.281.5773
Dawn.Oropeza@iowa.gov

Arts in Education Program

Purpose & Services

The Iowa Arts Council supports arts education opportunities that create new programs, new partnerships, and expand and/or enhance existing programs in Iowa schools and communities. Since 1967, IAC has supported efforts to bring have brought professional teaching artists and performing groups into Iowa schools and communities to conduct residencies. Arts in Education grants support opportunities that: