Arts Grants

 

1. ARTS IN THE SCHOOLS GRANT PROGRAM

Deadline to apply to Arts in the Schools 2016 is September 23, 2016. Arts in the Schools has a two-stage application process, and additional materials will be requested from selected finalists after September 23.

To apply, download the application guidelines and form, and submit your proposal to ArtsGrant@urbanaillinois.us.

Materials to download:

2016 Arts in the Schools Application Guidelines

2016 Arts in the Schools Application Form

 

 

2. URBANA ARTS GRANTS PROGRAM

2016 Urbana Arts Grants Program is no longer accepting applications. Deadline to apply was Friday, February 12, 2016 at 5:00pm CST.

The City of Urbana supports opportunities for all residents to engage with the arts in its many forms. The arts are essential to the vitality and development of the city and enhance the quality of life while encouraging economic development, academic performance, and social tolerance. The Urbana Public Arts Commission, through the Urbana Arts Grants Program, supports projects in the arts that are accessible to the public. This program fosters an environment for established and emerging artists to thrive in Urbana, promotes life-long participation and learning in the arts, and integrates art into the urban environment. 

This grant program is open to all disciplines in the arts on public display within spaces open to the public, including but not limited to creative writing, dance, film, video, music, theatre, visual arts, crafts, performing arts, spoken word, environmental arts, multimedia arts, architectural arts, landscape architecture, and emerging media. 

LIST OF THE 2016 GRANT RECIPIENTS:

2016 Urbana Arts Grant Recipients.pdf

LISTS OF PAST GRANT RECIPIENTS:

2015 Urbana Arts Grant Recipients.pdf
2009-2014 Urbana Arts Grant Recipients.pdf