Special Request Grants support needs of arts organizations and programs that fall outside of the eligibility of MSAC’s established grant programs and increase access to MSAC funding.

 

Applicants must be a:

  • 501(c)3 arts organization 

  • Unit of government

  • College/University

MSAC staff reviews submitted applications on a monthly basis.

Funding recommendations are subject to the approval of the Council and the Secretary of Commerce. 

See the Grant Guidelines for detailed information.

Upon execution of grant agreement, payment will be processed for receipt in 6-8 weeks. Grantees are required to submit a final report at the completion of the funded project. For detailed reporting requirements, please see the Grant Guidelines.

All MSAC grants are paid on the same timeline. To learn more, click here.

Grantees are required to submit a brief report detailing the use of funds at the end of each fiscal year. 

See the Grant Guidelines for detailed information.