Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC)
07/17/20 11:59 PM
Grants of up to $500 to Mississippi professional artists for support due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to address the needs of arts professionals throughout the State. Eligible disciplines include visual arts, fine art crafts, folk and traditional arts, film/media arts, and literary arts.
In order to respond properly to the great need of artists and arts connected organizations in the age of COVID-19, MAC is releasing an expanded version of the current Minigrant program to “rapidly respond” to the needs of the arts field in Mississippi.
The Rapid Response Minigrant program supports established and emerging professional artists based in Mississippi by providing funds to assist then with professional training, promotional efforts, purchase of expendable supplies, and, in light of COVID-19, to adapt their artistic work in an online setting.
For more information on eligible projects, see the URL for Full Text, below.
GrantWatch ID#: 176273
Applicants may apply for up to $500.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply Online: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=missarts
For questions about the Minigrant program, or to determine if your project is eligible to receive funding, contact one of the following MAC Program Staff members, based on your artistic discipline:
Visual Arts and Fine Art Crafts, Wilburn Smith, 601.359.6030, email@example.com
Performing Arts, Leslie Barker, firstname.lastname@example.org
Literary Arts, Kristen Brandt, email@example.com
Folk and Traditional & Film/Media Arts, Maria Zeringue, firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note: Due to COVID-19, many of the MAC staff are working remotely. Please send an email inquiry to one of the addresses listed above for a more immediate response.
Mississippi Arts Commission
501 North West Street
Suite 1101A, Woolfolk Building
Jackson, MS 39201
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