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Do you identify as an artist?

Are you 18+ and living in Chicago?

You are eligible to apply!

The Artist Grant initiative offers twenty unrestricted awards of $2,500 each to recognize artists working in Chicago who may or may not be working within the mainstream art world. All art forms, art as defined by you, will be considered.

Important Dates:

Application Opens: September 27 at 9:00 AM CST

Application Closes: October 8 at 5:00 PM CST

Awardees To Be Announced: Late November

Artists with a disability, BIPOC, queer, and/or self-taught/non-formally trained artists are encouraged to apply.


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For technical assistance, please email us at loganfdnarts at gmail.com or text 312 664 3350

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Artist Grant Designers

This program is led by a group of Chicago-based artists who represent a variety of creative disciplines.

eliza myrie

Megan Carney

Jenn Freeman Po'Chop

Sydney Chatman

Kevin Iega Jeff

Ronnie Malley

Robin Hustle


This pilot was facilitated by Mark james heath




This grant is funded by the Reva and David Logan Foundation.

The Artist Grant Application


Thanks to All for Participating