The NEA Office for Accessibility is the advocacy-technical assistance arm of the Arts Endowment to make the arts accessible for people with disabilities, older adults, veterans, and people living in institutions.


Accessibility Director

Beth Bienvenu
Beth Bienvenu is the director of the Office of Accessibility at the National Endowment for the Arts, where she manages...


Katie Lyles Levy
Grants Management Specialist,

Recent Grants

Recent Grants

An online grant search is available to find information on NEA grants from 2000 to the present.


headshots of Maria Jukic and Tom Schorgl, side by side
What happens when innovative medical practitioners join with a lively arts community?


Two disabled dancers dancing with wheelchairs

A Look at the Infinity Dance Theater

An elderly man playing violin to a couple of children.

EngAGE Provides Arts Programming in Senior Housing

Two photos of a section of the hospital before and after redesign.

Philadelphia's COSACOSA Brings Art to Hospitals


Designed to help organizations not only comply with Section 504 and the Americans with Disabilities Act, but to assist in making access an integral part of planning, mission, programs, outreach,...
The 2014 Guide provides details on the programs and activities that the NEA supports, as well as funding deadlines for our various grants. Included is information on Grants for Arts...

Additional Resources

Accessibility Resources >>

 - Resources for cultural administrators on how to achieve accessible and inclusive programming for everyone.