Manage Your Award


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Using another person's email address and password to access REACH is strictly prohibited.

Resources REACH Instructions

Rules, regulations, policies and procedures to manage and administer a grant or cooperative agreement (award), including forms, guidance, and reporting requirements that govern your award.

General Operating Support Waivers

Part 200 Uniform Guidance Updates Effective November 12, 2020

Notice to Recipients that Subgrant NEA Funds: Federal Government-Wide Unique Entity Identifier Transition on April 4, 2022

FAQs for Applicants & Awardees in Response to COVID-19

Office of Grants Management Contact Information, Final Work Product Submission, and CPA Audit Confirmation Requests

I received my National Endowment for the Arts award:

  • after October 1, 2017. A sample award number would be 1234567-xx-18
  • Contact the Office of Grants Management at for awards made before October 1, 2017..

Commonly Used Forms and Resources For Recommended Applicants and for Award Recipients

Email Alert

Due to restrictions from the Department of Homeland Security we are not able to send emails to alias addresses that forward to another email account. Please do not enter this type of email address.


Office of Inspector General (OIG):  Helping what works - work better!

NEA award recipients have a fiduciary obligation to ensure absolute integrity in the use of, and accountability for tax payer’s dollars.

Please report any possible fraud, waste and abuse to NEA’s OIG. You may report anonymously and your identity will remain confidential (unless unavoidable).

Call the OIG Hotline 1-877-535-7448 or report to