The Young Creatives Grant was established to support and increase access to arts education for underserved youth ages 5-17. Funded by the Arts Council of Greater Lansing through its Arts Advancement Endowment Fund and the Michigan State University Federal Credit Union, this program provides grants of up to $1,500 to selected organizations to provide scholarships for children with financial need to attend classes and programs OR funds to support free arts/cultural programming with an educational focus targeting underserved youth. Applicants may only apply for funds in one of the two provided categories, not both. Awards are competitive.
Deadline to Apply: This grant program is currently closed for FY2017 (please refer to the 2017 Application Guidelines below for a reference to future grant cycles)
2017 Application Guidelines
FY16 Final Reports Due: October 31, 2016
Final Report application can be found online at LansingArts.Slideroom.com
FY17 Final Reports Due: October 31, 2017
Please contact the Arts Council at 517-372-4636 ext. 2 for more information.
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Thank you to the Michigan State University Federal Credit Union and Jackson National for supporting the Young Creatives Program by providing partial funding for this grant opportunity