Foundation / Corporation
City of Lansing, Arts Council of Greater Lansing
09/14/19 11:59 PM
Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to Lansing, Michigan nonprofit organizations for innovative arts programs and projects that reflect community diversity. Funding is intended to increase access to culture and arts for businesses, residents, and visitors to the local community.
The goals of the Art Project Grants are to support innovative, creative, and artistic projects in the City of Lansing that are of high artistic and cultural merit, and:
1. Engage those who live, work and play in the City of Lansing throughout the planning, design, and programming process
2. Highlight and promote the City of Lansing’s physical attributes, values, and/or relevant social issues
3. Focus on creating destinations, building, and connecting clusters of cultural attractions and creative activity
4. Provide free, open, and accessible projects to the public, including people with disabilities
Examples of appropriate proposals might include:
Public art; festivals; projects themed around diversity, the environment, education, technology, transportation or art-as-healing; historical, cultural celebrations; Lansing School District student trips to arts and cultural events and activities; arts incubators; art classes, exhibits, performances.
Funding may be used for program costs, including but not limited to: artist fees, travel costs, program supplies, and materials. Overhead (salaries or wages, space, utilities, marketing or promotional expenses) may not exceed 10 percent of the request.
GrantWatch ID#: 125967
Grant Request Amount for FY2020: $1,000 - $20,000
The grant period for the Art Project Grants will be from October 1, 2019 to September 30, 2020.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://lansingarts.slideroom.com/#/login/register
Technical assistance regarding the grant application is available by contacting Arts Council staff at (517) 372-4636.
Meghan Martin, Interim Executive Director
1208 Turner St.
Lansing, MI 48906
USA: Michigan: City of Lansing