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Welcome to the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) Application Portal

Founded in 1960 as the first state arts agency in the country, the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) is a leading source of funding for the vibrant, diverse arts and cultural sector across the state. NYSCA funding, which reaches all 62 state counties, is a valuable catalyst for the growth of New York’s creative ecosystem and a driver of community-building and the health of all New Yorkers.

As a reminder, all applicants must be Prequalified in the New York Statewide Financial System (SFS) Vendor portal by the application deadline to be eligible for NYSCA funding. For information on the Prequalification requirement, the FY2025 guidelines, application manual, and other information click here.

Background Photo Crediting Information: Sam Moyer “Doors for Doris”, 2020. Courtesy Sam Moyer Studio and Sean Kelly, New York Photo: Nicholas Knight, Courtesy Public Art Fund, NY