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Arts Equipment and Supplies Grant

Grants to Michigan K-12 Public and Private
Schools for Art Supplies and Equipment

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Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA) - Michigan Youth Arts (MYA)

Deadline Date:

11/01/19 11:59 PM

Description:

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Grants of up to $1,500 to Michigan K-12 public and private schools for arts equipment, arts equipment repairs, and classroom and school art supplies. Teachers may apply from across the art disciplines, including creative writing, film and video, dance, visual arts, music, and theater.

Every effort will be made to provide funding to applicants from counties across the state. 

Criteria include:

  • Demonstrated need: The primary goal of this grant is to get art supplies into schools with greatest need. The application should indicate overall financial factors within the district (for example the number of free/reduced lunch) and additional budget factors that affect the ability to make purchases or needed equipment repairs. 
  • Impact: MYA will consider the estimated number of individuals benefiting and geographic location of the school – this is an explanation of the demographics and community the school operates in. Special consideration will be given to underrepresented areas and communities with low access to the arts. 
  • Implementation: Explain how the supplies purchased with these funds will help meet educational goals and allow students achieve learning outcomes

This grant may be used for the purchase or repair of any of the following items. Items not on the list will be considered but applicants are encouraged to check with MYA before completing the application:

  • Adaptive supplies for Special Needs
  • Audiovisual and Media Arts Equipment
  • Ceramics (Clay, glazes, tools, and equipment)
  • Dance-related equipment
  • Drawing (Pencils, Markers, Inks, Pastels, etc.)
  • Discipline-Related Media (Books, Sheet music, Software)
  • Musical Instrument Purchase
  • Musical Instrument Repair
  • Musical Accessories (Bows, Reeds, Strings, Stands, etc.)
  • Painting related supplies
  • Paper and board Crafts
  • Presentation and Display Items (Easels, Portfolios, etc.)
  • Protective Clothing and Gear
  • Puppets, Costumes, Masks
  • Sculpture and Jewelry Making Supplies

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 162345

Term of Contract:

Purchases and repairs must take place between the time a signed contract is returned and March 31, 2020.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility:
- Applicants must be accredited Michigan K-12 public or private schools.
- Applicants may receive only one Art Equipment & Supplies grant per school building, per school year. In addition, the same school may not receive this grant in two consecutive years, so should not apply.
- Grants will only be awarded to one applicant per educational institution.
- A certified teacher must be the primary contact.
- Furniture or equipment that becomes part of the school building is not eligible.
- Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Pre-Application Information:

Timeline:
- Grant Opens: August 15, 2019
- Grant Closes: November 1, 2019 at 11:59 p.m.
- Applicants will be notified of the status of their grant request via email by December 6, 2019.

Funds are distributed on a reimbursement basis.

Michigan Youth Arts will reimburse the school for supplies purchased (not to exceed the grant award) within approximately 60 days of receipt of the final report.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Online Application Portal:
https://grant.michiganyoutharts.org/includes/authentication/login.php

Direct questions to:
Jennifer Holes
Grants Coordinator
jennifer@michiganyoutharts.org
248.545.9200

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