Deadline for applications: 12-noon on Friday, March 13, 2015
1. Apply: MAC Grant Application 2015 PDF
McAllen—McAllen Art Grant Program is an open submission grant scheme for individual artists and organizations living and working in McAllen. Awards up to a maximum of $1,000 are available to artists and organizations working in the context of art.
The deadline for submission of a McAllen Art Grant is Friday, March 13, 2015 @ 12pm. The McAllen Chamber of Commerce and the McAllen Arts Council have been working effectively to promote art within the Valley. For the upcoming year, the two organizations would like to award grants to artists and organizations that are seeking funding for projects in McAllen.
Organizations and individual artists that have received grants in prior years have been The Art House, RGV Ballet, South Texas Indian Dancers, The Dance Conservatory of McAllen, South Texas Symphony Association, Los Caminos Del Rio, and David Freeman to name a few.
The grant program in McAllen distributes money from The McAllen Chamber of Commerce and Texas Commission on the Arts to individual artists and art organizations. The McAllen Chamber of Commerce and The Texas Commission on the Arts are making an important contribution to cultural activities in McAllen. We hope that these new grants will provide a valuable legacy.
Applications are available at www.mcallenart.com, McAllen Arts Council FB Page, www.mcallencvb.com and at McAllen Creative Incubator office at 601 N. Main Street, McAllen Texas. For more information regarding the grants program or to request an application, please contact: Laura Robles, at the McAllen Creative Incubator at (956) 687.2787 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Completed applications must be received by 12 noon on Friday, March 13, 2015.
Applications, clearly marked Grants Management Unit, should be sent to the McAllen Chamber of Commerce, 1200 Ash Ave., P.O. Box 790, McAllen, 78505. Please note we cannot accept faxed or emailed applications. We will only consider applications received by the deadline.