Grants & Programs

Partners in Excellence

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Organizations that submitted a Program Grant application for fiscal year 2017 and submitted the recently requested update, DO NOT NEED TO APPLY. The submitted update will be utilized as the fiscal year 2018 application.

The Partners in Excellence (PIE) Program provides general operating support to designated organizations of scale and significance in all regions of the state.

The PIE Program recognizes organizations that bring access to high quality arts activities to diverse communities throughout Illinois. The PIE Program places priority on access to arts programs for rural, underserved, and multi-cultural audiences.