New Orleans Tourism and Cultural Fund

There are presently no open calls for submissions.

New Orleans Tourism and Cultural Fund (NOTCF) Grant Application Information

July Intake Grant Information

Thank You for your interest in NOTCF’s Grant Program! 

We have received the 85 Mini-Grant  Applications, and the access portal is closed. We will honor appointments set for the next two weeks and provide in-person application assistance to those with existing appointments. 

We have also received the 10 Mid-Level Applications and the 25 Large Grant Applications, and the Submittable access portal is officially closed for all submissions. 

NOTCF’s next intake month will begin October 1, 2023, at 8 am. 

Any additional questions can be submitted to

NOTCF 2023 Grants Cycle

October 1-31

  • Mini-Grants ($1 - $2,500) - Intake 35 submissions max 
  • Mid-Level Grants ($2,501-$9,999) - Intake 10 submissions max
  • Large Grants ($10,000 and above) - Intake 25 submissions max

November 1-30

  • Submissions reviewed on all grant levels

December 1-31

  • Board/Grant Review Committee Meetings 
  • Process Award & Denial Letters and Payments for all grant levels

Submittable Portal Information

With our new application portal, you must create a login to apply, and your account with Submittable will be used to communicate information about any applications or forms submitted with NOTCF.

If you are a returning user of Submittable, please log in and apply where applicable to your organization.

If you are experiencing login difficulties, please reset your password through the portal. If you are still unable to log in, you must contact Submittable's Help Desk (the orange magnifying glass) for additional assistance.

If you have questions regarding the new portal outside of what is stated above, please email The Grants Program Team at

NOTCF Mission

The mission of the New Orleans Tourism and Cultural Fund is to support cultural industries and culture bearers of the City of New Orleans through partnerships, grants, and programs to advance sustainable tourism.

Individuals and organizations who align with this mission are encouraged to apply for funding. Please ensure to read our General Funding Terms and Conditions before applying. 

Thank you, and remember that "Culture Is Our Open Door."

New Orleans Tourism and Cultural Fund