The Delta Regional Authority announced this week that it will partner with ArtPlace
America, the Rural Policy Research Institute, the National Association of Counties, the National Association of Development Organizations, Springboard for the Arts and others to contribute nearly $460,00 to the Delta Creative Placemaking Initiative, an effort to spur economic growth through seed investments in the Delta’s arts and culture sectors.

Effective immediately, local government entities, in partnership with at least one nonprofit organization, can view grant criteria and give notice of their intent to apply for grants of up to $30,000 at