Erma Hayman House Call for Program Proposals (January-March 2024)

The Boise City Department of Arts & History invites individuals and organizations to submit proposals for programs to be hosted at the Erma Hayman House.


We invite individuals and organizations to submit proposals for programs to be hosted at Boise’s newest cultural site, the Erma Hayman House, located at 617 Ash Street. The Erma Hayman House is committed to community programming that is inclusive and seeks to directly support, serve, and amplify Boise’s diverse communities.

Located in Boise’s historic River Street Neighborhood, just a few blocks from downtown Boise, the Erma Hayman House can accommodate both indoor and outdoor programs and events for visitors of all ages and abilities.

Calls for program proposals will open twice yearly for 6-month periods. Applications are due October 8, 2023, for programs and events occurring between January – March 2024.

Access to the Erma Hayman House will come at no charge to the selected applicants.

Interested applicants are invited to learn more about the application process and access site amenities, selection criteria, and the online application at

How do I apply?

Applications must be submitted electronically via Submittable



For any questions regarding the application or selection process, please email us at


In our commitment to engaging everyone, the City of Boise is actively removing barriers to participation, including for our residents with disabilities and those who prefer a language other than English. If you need an accommodation to access City of Boise’s services, programs, or activities, please contact us at or 208-608-7050 (TTY 800-377-3529), preferably within 72 hours before to the event.

En nuestro compromiso por lograr la participación de todos, la Ciudad de Boise está eliminando activamente las barreras a la participación, incluso para nuestros residentes con discapacidades y aquellos que prefieren un idioma distinto del inglés. Si necesita una adaptación para acceder a los servicios, programas o actividades de la Ciudad de Boise, póngase en contacto con nosotros en o en el 208-608-7050 (TTY 800-377-3529) preferiblemente en las 72 horas previas al acontecimiento.