Mayor Andy Schor announces nearly $170,000 in arts and culture grants

Applications are now open for the city of Lansing’s 2021 Arts and Culture Grants. The city will award $167,500 for selected art projects.

Included in the funding is the return of the $75,000 Arts Impact Project grant, plus $87,500 in Arts Projects Grants.

“Investing in arts and culture is an investment in our community, our spaces, and our lives, offering opportunities for healing and growth. Being a city that is abundant in arts and cultural experiences, enriches the lives of our residents and makes our neighborhoods thrive,” Mayor Andy Schor said in a news release. “These grant dollars will fund art projects that reflect our area’s diversity, creativity, and ingenuity, making Lansing a place where everyone will be proud to live and excited to visit, which benefits us all.”