Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation (LCEF) is pleased to
announce its 2013 Economic Opportunity Fund (EOF) grant round.
The deadline to submit
applications online is Friday September
13, 2013 at 5 p.m (CST). This is a
hard deadline, the online system will not accept applications
after this time.
Applications are available now at
and must be submitted
online. Interested applicants can find prerecorded webinars at
The webinars explain the EOF guidelines and
application process. EOF Program Director, Lisa Picone, is also available to
provide any additional information on EOF, email
The Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation Economic Opportunity Fund is designed to increase the entrepreneurial capacity and economic health of cultural economy stakeholders. Grants through this fund are made to individual cultural workers, nonprofit cultural organizations, and cultural economy businesses to increase income or earned revenue through an innovative, specific, unique opportunity identified by the applicant.
ABOUT US: LCEF promotes a healthy, vibrant culture in Louisiana by supporting its cultural economy workers and their ability to earn a respectable living and maintain a good quality of life. Its two major programs provide access to capital and to healthcare to keep Louisiana’s cultural heritage strong. Its outreach includes those working in music, film, culinary arts, performing arts, visual arts and crafts, design, literary arts, historic preservation and others who contribute to Louisiana’s unique culture.