The National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency that provide Federal financial assistance, is responsible for the administration, compliance, and enforcement of the nondiscrimination laws and regulations that covers programs and activities receiving assistance. The laws and regulations are as follows:
Individuals may file a complaint with the NEA if you believe that he/she has been discriminated against based on race, color, national origin, disability or age by an organization that received NEA funding. Individuals may contact the Civil Rights Office and request our “Complaint Package" or download the package.
Guidance for implementation of Federal financial assistance is found in the following Department of Justice (DOJ) document: