Welcome to the Missouri Arts Council Grant System.
Guidelines for FY2018 annual grants taking place from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018 are available here. You must login to access the applications. Login isn't necessary to view the sample applications.
This is an on-year for Arts Education, Arts Council Project (formerly Community Arts), Electronic Media Arts, Festivals, Folk Arts, Literature, Multidiscipline, and Music (Instrumental and Vocal/Presenters). New applicants are welcome to apply for funding in on-year categories as well as previous funding recipients. If there is no appropriate category for your project, we recommend that you request Express funding when that resumes in July (applications available in mid-April).
Applicants for performing disciplines (dance, music, and theater) as well as performers applying to be on the Missouri Touring Performers directory must provide supporting video.
Organizations that received FY2017 funding in Arts Council Operating (formerly Community Arts), Dance, Established Institutions, Mid-Sized Arts Organizations, Minority, Theater, and Visual Arts and desire continued funding must apply using the off-year application.
Partnership (formerly Arts Services) application must use the new online form. This program is by invitation only.
Application for performers to be included in the Missouri Touring Performers Directory is available here.
Missouri Arts Council is not accepting new applications for Express grants taking place in FY2017 (July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017). Express grants will resume with the next fiscal year, July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018. Applications will be available online in mid-April.If you are looking for FY2014 applications and earlier, you will find them here.
Annual Draft Deadline is the last Monday in January
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MAC cannot fund individuals or for-profit organizations. Schools Districts, Universities, and City Government MUST contact MAC before creating a profile.
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