The funding priority of the quarterly project grants program is to provide support for educators to develop an appreciation for, understanding of, and support for the arts and arts education as a component of the basic curriculum in the lives of Greenville County students. This category supports arts enhancement activities, including but not limited to in-school and after-school activities and classes, performances, exhibitions and artist residencies.
Applicants must be a certified private or public school located in Greenville County.
Funding Range + Match
Up to $2,000.00 and a 1:1 match per award.
Schools that have outstanding MAC project support activities or reports are ineligible to apply for funds until all previously awarded grant requirements have been completed and approved. No more than two grants may be awarded to a school within one fiscal/calendar year (even if to different teachers/areas). A 1:1 match is required of which no more than 25% of total costs may be met by in-kind contributions (see budget page for more information). A single project cannot be funded from two separate quarterly grants.
Applications must be postmarked or delivered to the MAC office by 5 PM of the deadline date. If the deadline occurs on a holiday or weekend, the next business day becomes the default deadline date. No late, faxed or emailed applications may be accepted.
1st Q: Wednesday, February 15
May – July, 2017 (project’s initiation date range) 2nd Q: Monday, May 15 August – October, 2016(project’s initiation date range) 3rd Q: Tuesday, August 15 November, 2016 – January, 2017 (project’s initiation date range) 4th Q: Wednesday, November 15
February – April, 2017 (project’s initiation date range)
You will need to mail or bring in an original application along with 9 stapled copies (10 total) – see Guidelines section of application.
Click on the buttons below, then click on the download icon to save an application to your computer. The application will be a PDF document. To have the application emailed to you, contact MAC.