The 2019–20 Creative Schools Fund grant portal is NOW OPEN!

The Creative Schools Fund is a grant making partnership between Ingenuity and the CPS Department of Arts Education to support the expansion of arts education in schools. $10,000 and $15,000 grants are available to qualifying schools.

Access the 2019-2020 Grant Guidelines here.

Apply for a 2019–20 Creative Schools Fund Grant here. 


October 11, 2019:
Grant application due

December 16, 2019–Jan 2, 2020: Grant recipients & arts partners notified

Need additional information or have questions about the grant process? Sign up for a Creative Schools Information Session hosted by Ingenuity! Click on the links below to register.

WEST SIDE SESSION: Tuesday, September 17, 2019 | 5-7PM | Michele Clark Academic Prep Magnet HS, 5101 W. Harrison St

SOUTH SIDE SESSION: Monday, September 23, 2019 | 5-7PM | Acero – Victoria Soto High School, 5025 S. St. Louis Ave

NORTH SIDE SESSION: Monday, October 7, 2019 | 5-7PM | Eliza Chappell Elementary, 2135 W. Foster Ave