The Program Grant application consists of electronic and non-electronic components. Each component must be completed in full and submitted in the proper format by the application deadline. Review the guidelines carefully, not all components are required for every Program Area and some Program Areas require additional information.
The electronic portion of the application is found on the Illinois eGrant website and consists of form fields and the uploading of required documents. These components must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on March 15, 2013. For Illinois eGrant instructions go to the Using Illinois eGrant section of the IAC website.
In addition to the Illinois eGrant submission, some applicants are required to submit hard copy materials. They must be postmarked or hand delivered on March 15, 2013. These components are:
Refer to the description for each of the following attachments:
Attachment A: Application Narrative
Attachment B: Illinois Cultural Data Project IAC Funder Report
Attachment C: Financial Explanation
Attachment D: Personnel and Board Listing
Attachment E: Schedule
Attachment F: Program Specific Attachment
Attachment G-I: Support Materials
Attachment J: Work Sample Inventory
Attachments K: Project Support Narrative (only if applying for Project Support)
Attachment L: Project Support Budget Detail (only if applying for Project Support)
Attachment M: Proof of Not-for-Profit Status
With the exception of Support Materials, all attachments for which a template is not provided, must:
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