- About the IACA
- Grants & Programs
- Arts Directories
- Knowledge Center
- Contact Us
The StARTS Program provides support of up to $2,000 to eligible Illinois not-for-profit organizations, schools, and school districts for short term residencies focused on hands-on learning experiences conducted by Illinois artists, companies, or ensembles.
Examples of programs:
Grant requests for fiscal year 2015 are for activities occurring by November 30, 2015.
This is an open deadline program. Applications must be received no less than eight weeks before the project start date as identified in the application. Applications are reviewed in the order in which they are received and will be accepted until the funds are fully committed or by May 15, 2015.
To access the StARTS Program guidelines follow this link: http://www.arts.illinois.gov/sites/default/files/content/STARTS%20FY15.pdf
The electronic application is now available through the Illinois eGrant System.
For further information about the StARTS Program, contact Susan Dickson, Director Arts-in-Education, Ethnic and Folk Arts, and Literature Programs, by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone: 312-814-6740.