Montana Arts Council (MAC) and Montana Cultural Trust
08/01/20 5:00 PM
Grants of up to $10,000 to Montana nonprofit organizations, government agencies, colleges and universities, and individuals to support a range of cultural and arts projects. Funding is intended to promote cultural activities within a variety of interests and disciplines. Requests are encouraged for applicants serving rural communities, racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, institutionalized populations, youth, and the aging. Successful applicants will expand opportunities for all Montanans to create, participate in, and appreciate Montana’s wide range of cultural resources.
Cultural & Aesthetic Projects seeks to support a robust cultural environment with funding for programs, activities, and acquisitions. The cultural focus of these investments is broad and includes:
Applicants may apply for funds in only one of the following categories:
For additional information about these types of requests, see: http://art.mt.gov/Portals/27/CulturalTrust2223GuidelinesFINAL.pdf?ver=2020-07-09-162611-967#page=2
GrantWatch ID#: 154244
Awards will generally be $2,000-$10,000 for the two-year grant period. The average award for the current cycle is approximately $6,000.
Two years: July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2023
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Direct questions to
To request an alternative format contact:
Kristin Han Burgoyne
Montana Arts Council
830 N. Warren Street
Helena, MT 59601
Fundraising opportunity for USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to host a jazz concert held in honor of their organization or cause. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. In addition to funds raised through concert ticket sales
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.
Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d
Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are
Grants to USA nonprofits, agencies, Tribes, and IHEs for community-oriented programs to reduce serious neighborhood crime. Applicants are advised to complete required registrations well in advance of the deadline. Funding is intended for cooperative projects with law en
Grant of $9,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career psychologist for child psychology research projects. The purpose of the program is for research and demonstration projects that foster an understanding of the relationship between self-identity and scholast
Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government entities, educational institutions, and volunteer fire companies for community benefit projects. Funding is intended to support a wide range of impactful and sustainable initiatives that meet community needs.
Grants of $25,000 to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible regions for programs and projects addressing cancer prevention and early detection. Funding is intended to provide the resources needed to fund vital community-level act
Grants to USA PreK-12 LEAs to develop or improve foreign language learning programs for students. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for public schools in an LEA that hosts a unit