Quarterly Grants Round 1 Applications due June 5.
The State of Idaho is in the process of transitioning to a new enterprise system to modernize and standardize financial, operational, and human capital management for all state agencies, including the Idaho Commission on the Arts. Over the next several months, payments, reports, communications and other business processes may be temporarily interrupted or delayed. We appreciate your patience as we navigate this transition.
Arts Learning Lab (ALL)

Arts Learning Lab (ALL)

Arts Learning Lab (ALL) is a webinar series for arts administrators and educators in Idaho. The series is facilitated by Arts Idaho and available to the public at no cost. Each session features expert presenters discussing topics relevant to Idaho’s creative community. Sessions are recorded and made available through an online resource library. Join us!

Upcoming Webinars

Centering Access in Arts Learning

June 13, 2023 2-3 PM PST / 3-4 PM MST

Idaho Parents Unlimited dance program, 2021

IPUL dancers, 2021

What does it look like to center people with disabilities in arts learning?

In this webinar, you’ll learn about how three arts nonprofits center people with disabilities in their work. You’ll get ideas for joyful program design that promotes access and inclusion, and have a chance to ask questions during the Q&A.

This webinar is free, but pre-registration is required.



  • Celia Hughes, Art Spark Texas
  • Heather Kirk, Idaho Parents Unlimited
  • Megan Brandel, Open Arms Dance Project: Megan has a BFA degree in Modern Dance and is a 2022 Idaho Governor’s Award in the Arts recipient for Accessibility in the Arts. In 2008, she founded Open Arms Dance Project, a multi-generational and inclusive company creating greater joy and compassion with dance that opens hearts, minds, and arms.
  • Heather Marie, Open Arms Dance Project: Heather is an Open Arms Ambassador who has danced with Open Arms Dance Project for seven years. This allows her to share our mission, her love of dance, and her experience having Cerebral Palsy through public speaking. Heather also enjoys yoga, hand cycling, singing, Broadway shows, and traveling.


Final Reports Webinar

June 29, 2023 9:30-10:30 AM PST / 10:30-11:30 AM MST

Join Idaho Commission on the Arts for a webinar demystifying final reports.

Alison Espindola and Laura Roghaar will walk through final reports for Arts Education Annual Project Grants and PPA/Entry Track grants for operating support. You’re welcome to attend the whole webinar, or tune in to the section most relevant for you.

This webinar is free, but pre-registration is required.

  • 10:30-11:15 AM Welcome & Arts Education Annual Project grant final reports
  • 11:15-11:30 AM General tips for final report writing
  • 11:30-11:45 AM Entry Track/PPA final grant reports
  • 11:45-12:00 PM Q&A and farewell


Alison Espindola, Community Development Director, Arts Idaho

Laura Roghaar, Arts Learning Services Director, Arts Idaho