The Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation Econonomic Opportunity Fund (EOF) Grant

EOF News & Updates

Latest news and updates on the grant

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Keep it in the Community

Shop locally for the holidays!  Visit small store fronts, cultural organizations’ gift stores and arts markets. Buy a gift certificate to your favorite local restaurant, or season tickets to a theater. Not only is it thoughtful and inspiring, you can directly connect with the people that propel your community.

Our Cultural Award Recipients

LCEF presented its second annual Culture Awards On November 2nd at LA Fête Louisiane. The 2013 Culture Award winners included the 2013 Cultural Economy Hero Award and three Cultural Entrepreneur Awards. The 2013 Cultural Economy Hero award was presented to the citizens of Arnaudville, LA because of their efforts to improve their community through creative cultural initiatives and […]

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EOF Grants Under Review

So you applied for an EOF grant? Well congratulations on making this one of the most difficult rounds in LCEF history. We simply can’t believe how innovative and strong the applications are this year. It is making the selection process very difficult. We will be announcing the names of our 2013 grantees in December. We […]

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EOF Grant Application Deadline Extended

The deadline for Economic Opportunity Fund applications has been extended to Friday, September 13, 2013, so there is still plenty of time to complete your application! Make sure you read the EOF Guidelines before you begin your application. If you would like a step by step guide to our guidelines and application process, you can view one of […]

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Watch Our EOF Webinars

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It’s Time for EOF Grant Applications and Webinars!

Economic Opportunity Fund applications are now open online. Please make sure you read the EOF Guidelines before you begin your application. Program Director Lisa Picone will host three webinars to walk applicants through the application. These are live webinars and will include live Q&A sessions following each demonstration. Those dates are: Individual Application: Monday August 6 at […]

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Our Numbers are In! LCEF-EOF has a Significant Impact on Louisiana’s Cultural Economy

After months of information gathering, we can finally look at the true impact of our Economic Opportunity Fund and tell you definitively that LCEF is making a difference for the cultural economy of Louisiana. A survey was sent to all of our past EOF grantees (2008-2010). The completed surveys were analyzed by the University of […]

EOF Guidelines

Deadlines

LCEF has currently discontinued EOF grant awards and is currently conducting awards through the Catapult Fund.  Other projects are in development, so sign up for our newsletter for updates!

EOF Cycle/Timeline

Deadlines

LCEF has currently discontinued EOF grant awards and is currently conducting awards through the Catapult Fund.  Other projects are in development, so sign up for our newsletter for updates!