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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Oct 19

MAC Grantee Event: Hamlet

Students of the Independence Arts Conservatory encourage you to attend their performance of Shakespeare's "Hamlet."



Application Deadline Extended for Dille Fund for Visual Art Acquisition

The deadline to apply for the Dille Fund for Visual Art Acquisition has been extended to Monday, November 6, 2017. The Dille Fund for Visual Art Acquisition is a new special initiative offered to organizations by the Mississippi Arts Commission. The initiative provides funds for the purchase of visual art, specifically a landscape or seascape. […]

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MAC Launches Arts-Based Mississippi Bicentennial Curriculum, Now Available Online

JACKSON, MISS. – Oct. 9, 2017 – To commemorate Mississippi’s bicentennial year, the Mississippi Arts Commission has released a curriculum exploring the history of the state through the arts. A curriculum spanning two centuries, Mississippi History through the Arts: A Bicentennial Journey is based on select artworks from the Mississippi Museum of Art’s exhibitions, Picturing […]

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MAC Minigrants Available, Apply before Nov. 1

JACKSON, MISS. – Oct. 2, 2017 – The Mississippi Arts Commission will begin accepting applications Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, for the agency’s Minigrant program. The application deadline is Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017. Each year, MAC offers two opportunities to apply for a Minigrant to assist with small-scale arts projects around the state. The next opportunity to apply […]

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