KADI
Immediate Needs
Minigrant

Available for:
INDIVIDUAL ARTISTS

 

Funding provided by
 

Kalamazoo Artistic Development Initiative (KADI) Immediate Needs Minigrant, funded by the Irving S. Gilmore Foundation, provides funding for individual artists who have unanticipated, sudden opportunities to present their work to the public when there is insufficient time to seek other sources of funding, or incur unexpected or unbudgeted expenses for projects close to completion with committed exhibition, performance or deadline dates.

Grant Details:
  • Artistic Project or Professional Development Grant Maximum Ask: $500.00
  • Grant Guidelines: KADI Immediate Needs Minigrant Guidelines
  • Application: Ongoing grant program APPLY HERE
  • Application Deadline Date: January 15, April 15, July 15 and October 15
  • Final Report:  CLICK HERE   Final report is due 4 months after receipt of award letter. Please review final report requirements upon receipt of your grant award.

 

Grant Resources

Arts Council Services

Consultations: The Arts Council offers one-on-one conversations to help applicants navigate each of our programs and understand the best program for their needs. We provide technical assistance with grant writing, as well as referrals.

Workshops: Before each grant deadline, the Arts Council holds workshops throughout Kalamazoo to assist applicants with understanding the grant’s specifications. Seasoned grant writers as well as first time applicants are all welcome to attend. Workshops are free and open to the public.

We are here to assist you with any grant related inquiries. please email Kristin Chesak or call (269) 342-5059.

Individual Artist Grant Recipient Tax Information

Individual artist grant recipients are required to submit a W-9.
The Internal Revenue Code provides that the full amount of an individual artist grant is taxable to its recipient. For questions regarding income-tax liability, contact the Internal Revenue Service or a personal tax advisor.
Additional information on filing taxes as an individual artists.
Who Can, Who Should File Schedule C With the IRS
Taxes for freelancers, artists, writers...

Logos for Published Materials

Click here to be redirected to our Media Kit page

Sample Itemized Budget

Sample Itemized Budget for Individual Artists
Sample Itemized Budget for Organizations (Created by the Michigan Council for Arts & Cultural Affairs)

Additional Resources

OnePlace
The Michigan Cultural Data Project
Chronicle of Philanthropy
Irving S. Gilmore Foundation
Kalamazoo Community Foundation
Creative Many
Find your Michigan Senator
Find your Michigan State Representative

org.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Sample Itemized Budget for Organizations (Created by the Michigan Council for Arts & Cultural Affairs)

 

Other Resources

OnePlace
The Michigan Cultural Data Project
Chronicle of Philanthropy
Irving S. Gilmore Foundation
Kalamazoo Community Foundation
Creative Many
Find your Michigan Senator
Find your Michigan State Representative

Thank you for your generous support of our programs.

 

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