The National Endowment for the Arts is the only funder, public or private, that supports the arts in all 50 states, as well as in the District of Columbia and the five territories. The agency funds arts organizations and artists in every Congressional district in the country. From grants to community arts organizations to honorific awards in jazz and the folk and traditional arts to fellowships for creative writers and translators, the Arts Endowment has an impact in every state and territory. Pick a state or territory on the map below (or from the dropdown menu) to see how the Arts Endowment is impacting your community. For information on the regional arts organizations with which the NEA works, check out our regional map.
For additional information on the creative economy, check out the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies Creative Economy State Profiles using information from the Arts and Cultural Production Satellite Account.
For more state level estimates and access to the Bureau of Economic Analysis’ State Fact Sheets, visit Arts Data Profile #25.
For contact information for all state arts agencies and regional arts organizations, go to the State and Regional Arts Organizations page.