Montana Arts Council

Artists in Schools and Communities Grants

The Artists in Schools and Communities (AISC) grant program provides matching funds that support a wide range of arts learning experiences, offered through residencies that engage student participants with professional working artists, as well as other approved special projects in support of arts learning in schools and community settings.

Maximum Award Amount

$5,000 ($300 minimum)

Cost Matching

1:1 for most applicants. 1:2 for first-time applicants, Class C or smaller schools, or rural schools supervised by a county superintendent.

Eligible Applicants

Montana organizations that are not-for-profit and exempt from federal income tax under Section 501(a), which include the 501(c)(3) designation of the Internal Revenue code, or are units of government, public education institutions, or local chapters of tax-exempt national organizations.

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