NW MI Arts & Culture Network

School Minigrant Applications Open

Funds for Arts Education Supplies, Equipment, Busses for Field Trips

Applications have just opened for school art supplies, arts equipment and transportation for arts and cultural experiences. Northwest Michigan Arts & Culture Network as the MCACA Region 2 Regrant Agency, administers MCACA minigrants to schools to offset costs for art supplies, arts equipment and bus transportation for arts and cultural field trips. Applications are open and will be processed on a rolling basis until funds are depleted. Applicants must be schools – including accredited PreK-12 public, non-public, and private schools, home school, local and intermediate school districts, regional educational services agencies and accredited Head Start programs. Minigrants include:
Arts Education Supplies & Equipment, up to $1,500 (LINK TO GUIDELINES HERE)
Bus Tranportation Grants for Arts & Cultural Excursions, up to $500 (LINK TO GUIDELINES HERE)
Link to guidelines above or for more information visit the Network Resources Page – MCACA.
Please share these opportunities with your community schools and those who could visit or partner with artists and organizations offering these experiences.

Questions: 231-883-8388 or arts@nwmiarts.net

PO Box 1859
Traverse City, MI

Our Members


Charlevoix Circle of Arts

Crosshatch Center for Art & Ecology

Dennos Museum Center

Elizabeth Lane Oliver Center for the Arts

Good Hart Artist Residency

Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra

Leelanau Historical Society

Michigan Legacy Art Park

National Writers Series


Traverse City Dance Project

Glen Arbor Arts Center

Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum

Jordan River Arts Council

Mash-Up Rock & Roll Musical

City Opera House

Benzie Historical Society

Harbor Springs Festival of the Book

Downtown Development Authority

The Historic Vogue Theatre of Manistee

Northport Art Association

Voices Without Borders

Blissfest Music Organization

Raven and Lotus LLC

Traverse City Arts Commission

Crooked Tree Arts Center

Up North Arts

Cadillac Visitors Bureau

Parallel 45 Theatre Festival

Old Town Playhouse

Twisted Fish Gallery

Interlochen Center for the Arts

Traverse Symphony Orchestra

Rachael Harrell – Drama Kids

The Croft Residency

Drama Kids – Rachael Harrell


Gary Gatzke

Ian Jones

Jim Young

Kristi Wodek

Mark Bowyer

Mary Gillett

Megan Heator

Molly Thompson

Renee Hintz

Susan Wenzlick

Ted Alan

Greta Bolger

Edward Kocher

Nick Walsh

Heather Harris-Brady

Monica Stokes

Amanda Kik

Mercedes Michalowski

Sharon Hubbard

Leslie Donaldson

Elizabeth Calcutt

Maia Hausler

Becky Lancaster

Linda Dewey

Melissa Johnson

Daniel Stewart

Walter J. Lee

Michelle Bien

Jared Oosterhart

H. Eleanor Jones

Tom Kaufmann

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