GRANTS FOR EDUCATORS

Transportation Grants

Every year, ArtPrize offers transportation grants for up to $100 per school - a total of $10,000 - to help offset field trip costs and ensure that school groups are able to experience ArtPrize. In 2017, 99 schools throughout the state of Michigan received these transportation grants, including schools - right here in Grand Rapids.

Education Days Grants

ArtPrize Education Days, presented by PNC Bank, drew more than 18,000 students from across the state of Michigan to ArtPrize Nine, through programs supported by a series of grants totaling $44,000. Education Days partner programs that received grants in 2017 include:

  • Grand Rapids Art Museum
  • Grand Rapids Public Museum
  • Urban Institute For Contemporary Arts
  • The Diatribe
  • Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum
  • The Cook Arts Center
  • Artists Creating Together
  • Kendall College of Art & Design
  • Grand Valley State University
  • Grand Rapids Children's Museum
  • Wimage
  • YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids
  • Mini Mogul
  • Boys & Girls Club
  • Creative Youth Center
  • Mind Meets Music
  • Air Zoo
  • Learning From Scratch
  • Kevin Kammeraad and Friends

ArtPrize Labs Grants

ArtPrize Labs provided a total of $4,500 in grants to program partners to help support their family events and activities throughout the 19-day event. ArtPrize Labs partner programs that received grants in 2017 include:

  • Grand Rapids Public Museum
  • Grand Rapids Art Museum
  • Artists Creating Together
  • Grand Rapids Children's Museum
  • Kevin Kammeraad and Friends
  • GRKids
  • Lions + Rabbits
  • Air Zoo