The Department of Human and Cultural Services' mission is to enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Jackson through cultural, social, educational and economic activities. We are a department committed to education, exposure, opportunity and service. Please note that collectively and independently - we are a department that is proud to serve!
Arts & Community Based Projects Grant - Call for Proposals
The City of Jackson, Mississippi requests proposals from art groups and other community organizations for art and cultural projects that impact at least 350 people per project in the City of Jackson. The maximum award is $10,000.
Financial assistance is available to support education and art activities. This solicitation seeks proposals with an emphasis on educational activities and youth services.
Grant awards offered by the City of Jackson shall only represent supplemental funding in support of arts projects. To be eligible for funding, proposing organizations must have verifiable cash match contributions that equals to at least 50% of project cost.
The 2021 grant cycle for Arts & Community Based Projects has now closed.