The Montana Arts Council strives to provide access to quality arts learning to develop the creative potential of Montanans of all ages. Towards that end, the Artists in Schools and Communities program provides matching funds that support a wide range of arts learning experiences and artist residencies for participants of all ages with professional working artists, as well as other special projects that support arts learning in schools and community settings.
Artists in Schools and Communities Grants
Who Can Apply
The Montana Arts Council awards grants to Montana organizations that are not-for-profit and exempt from federal income tax under Section 501(a), which include the 501(c)(3) designation of the Internal Revenue code, or are units of government, public education institutions, or local chapters of tax-exempt national organizations.
Grant awards up to $10,000 will be available.
Quotes from Residencies
Guidelines for the FY18 Artists in Schools and Communities program are available for projects occurring between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018.
To discuss an idea for a potential arts learning project for your school or community, contact Monica Grable, Arts Education Director, at (406) 444-6522 or email@example.com.