Grants

Michael Velliquette’s Home Tree

Madison Choral Project singers and UW-Odyssey Project Poets, "Images, Shadows and Dreams."
Photo Credit: Madison Choral Project

Dane Arts’ grant program supports:

  • 1) Equitable access to arts, culture, and local history activities in Dane County, Wisconsin.
  • 2) Opportunities for creative expression, engagement, and connection with one another.
  • 3) Excellence.

In 2 grant cycles per year, several hundred thousand dollars from local public and private sources are distributed among approximately 150 awards. Individual grants ranging from $500 to several thousand dollars serve citizens and residents of Dane County and help leverage additional millions of dollars from other sources. All grant applications are submitted, reviewed, and administered online via WebGrants.

Grant funders in 2016 include: Dane County Government, in partnership with Endres Mfg. Company Foundation, The Evjue Foundation, Inc., charitable arm of The Capital Times, W. Jerome Frautschi Foundation, and Pleasant T. Rowland Foundation. On behalf of all grant recipients and beneficiaries countywide, the Cultural Affairs Commission expresses deep appreciation for this generous investment and commitment.  This public-private funding model is a source of great pride.

 

2017 Grant Awards

2016 Grant Awards

Past Grant Awards