Resources and Programs
Arts Essentials Grant Program
The Arts Essentials Grant Program provides $1,000 to all schools that have completed the annual Creative Schools Survey and have an active Arts Liaison. This money can be used toward materials, equipment, and supplies for arts classrooms.
The Creative Schools Fund
The Creative Schools Fund is a grant-making partnership between Ingenuity, the Department of Arts Education, and the Chicago Mayor’s Office to support the expansion of arts education in schools. $10,000 grants are available to qualifying schools.
Other Arts Funding Resources
Browse useful links to organizations that provide arts funding as well as free and cheap arts supplies and equipment.