The Saints encourage theater, dance, and music organizations to apply for our grant assistance to be used for artistic development or production-related purposes. Some examples applicants can request funding for but are not limited to: Covid compliance, costumes/puppetry, the commissioning or licensing of works, improvements to applicant-owned premises, community engagement and enrichment projects, showcasing the talents of diverse or culturally specific artists, or computer and technical items such as sound or lighting needs.
Budget requests for grants up to $5,000 will be considered for projects occurring from June 1, 2023 through May 31, 2024. Requesting organizations must be established as 501(c)(3) for a minimum of three years. Please be sure to read the criteria for the 2023 application. We look forward to reviewing your most creative project ideas!
Applications Accepted February 15 – March 15. Online applications will be accepted through March 15 at 11:59 pm.
The Grants Guidelines & FAQs and Preview Application are now available for your review at saintschicago.org.
Direct inquiries to the Saints Grants Commission