The East Lansing Arts Commission distributes grant funding for public art projects and events in East Lansing. The commission has up to $17,500 to allocate to cultural arts projects for Fiscal Year 2020.
The Cultural Arts Grant program supports projects that encourage artistic awareness, public participation and/or cultural art appreciation in the City of East Lansing. Fiscal Year 2020 grant-funded programs must take place between November 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020. Applications for FY20 grants must be received by Friday, October 4, 2019 at 5 p.m. to be considered. Download Application (PDF).
Grant recipients are required to submit an Online Final Report, which is used by the Arts Commission to evaluate funding. Please complete and return the final report within 60 days of the completion day of the funded project or activity.