StArts Grant Opportunities

Posting Date: Aug. 14, 2017

StArts provides support to eligible Illinois not-for-profit organizations, schools, and school districts for short term residencies focused on hands-on learning experiences conducted by Illinois artists, companies, or ensembles.

Guidelines: Please read the guidelines carefully as some requirements have changed. To access the StArts guidelines follow this link:

Deadline: Open Deadline - Grant requests for fiscal year 2018 will be accepted through May 15, 2018 for activities occurring through August 31, 2018. Applications must be received by the IACA no less than 8 weeks prior to the project starting date.

For further information about the program email Susan Dickson at