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Public Value Partnerships grant applications for new applicants are now open!
The Public Value Partnerships program provides operating support grants for Montana
non-profit arts organizations with paid staff. Application information
and guidelines are now available. Click here for more information.
The grant period is July 1, 2015-June 30, 2019.
The deadline is April 3, 2015 at 5:00pm.

Artists in Schools and Communities FY16 Grant Cycle is now open!
Guidelines and application are now available for arts learning projects occurring
July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016. Click here for more information.

Nominations for the State’s next Poet Laureate

Open: Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Deadline: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 5 p.m.
The Montana Arts Council encourages nominations of poets from all walks of life, and all poetry forms are welcome. Montanans may nominate a poet for the Poet Laureate position, or learn more about eligibility requirements, the application process and more about the Poet Laureate Program here.


Montana Artrepreneur Program logoImportant New Research Available
on Economic Impacts of Artists

Researcher and evaluator Surale Phillips has just completed an in-depth study on economic impacts of artists participating in MAC’s Montana Artrepreneur Program during the years 2010-2013. Read all about it in the
Executive Summary or in the
Detailed Report with Supporting Data.

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MAC's 2014-2018 Operating Framework:
The Montana Arts Council’s new framework, developed with input from over 3,500 Montanans, can be found here.

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