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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Apr 17

MAC Grantee Event: Shakespeare in Love

Based on the acclaimed seven-time Oscar winning film, Shakespeare in Love is a romantic comedy set with young Shakespeare who has not yet become famous. It is sure to provide a night of fun and laughs at Jackson's New Stage Theatre.

Apr 27

MAC Grantee Event: Peter Pan the Musical

Brookhaven Little Theatre presents their adaptation of the Broadway classic Peter Pan which is sure to delight both young viewers and the young at heart.



Application Period Reopened – Seeking Arts Industry Program Director/Accessibility Coordinator

The Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC) is the state’s official arts granting and service agency. Based in Jackson, Mississippi, MAC is an independent state agency governed by a fifteen person board. The agency is reopening the application period for an Arts Industry Program Director and Accessibility Coordinator. This is a full-time, permanent position based at MAC’s […]

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Mississippi Awarded $30,000 Grant for Mississippi Writers Trail

JACKSON, MISS. – The Mississippi Arts Commission, in partnership with the Community Foundation for Mississippi, Mississippi Humanities Council, Mississippi Book Festival, Mississippi Development Authority, Mississippi Department of Archives and History and the Mississippi Library Commission, is pleased to announce the creation of a Mississippi Writers Trail to honor the most acclaimed and influential writers throughout our […]

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Announcement – Arts Industry Program Grant Panels

MAC will be paneling grant applications throughout the month of April. If you or your organization have an application that will be adjudicated, please contact MAC to determine the date and approximate time that your application is scheduled for review. If applicants are interested in coming to the MAC office to attend the review of […]

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