MAC Grants

Grants Process

Mississippi Arts Commission invests in our state’s makers through a variety of grant programs supporting nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and individual artists. Are you an organization or a professional artist looking to fund your project?

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Feb 23

MAC Grantee Event: Gus Stevens Revisited

In collaboration with the Stevens Family, the Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center turns back the clock by reviving the American Riviera with a Gus Stevens Supper Club inspired menu and the Go-Go Burlesque of the Stevenettes, presented by Bella Blue.



MAC Now Accepting Grant Applications

JACKSON, MISS. – Feb. 5, 2018 – The Mississippi Arts Commission is now accepting applications from individuals and organizations for the agency’s annual grant programs. The upcoming application deadline is Thursday, March 1, 2018, at 5 p.m. for operating and project grants to organizations and schools, as well as fellowships, apprenticeships, artist roster and teaching […]

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MAC to Host 2018 Governor’s Arts Awards

Jackson, Miss. — Feb. 1, 2018 — The Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC) will honor five outstanding contributors to Mississippi arts at the 30th annual Governor’s Arts Awards. This event spotlights Mississippi’s rich cultural resources and honors those who make a lasting impact on the state through their vision and creativity. This year’s event will be […]

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Today on Arts Hour, Turry Flucker talks with 2018 Governor’s Arts Awards recipient and Artistic Director of Ballet Mississippi, David Keary of Jackson. David Keary began his ballet training with the Jackson Ballet under the direction of Albia Kavan Cooper, and he later became the organization’s first professional dancer under the direction of Thalia Mara. Mr. […]

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