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Mini-Grants

FABG Mini Grants are awards of around $500 available to support all Ithaca City School District (ICSD) teachers for projects and initiatives that enrich or enhance music, dance, visual, literary and theater arts curriculum for all ICSD schools. Applications are accepted in the fall and spring of the school year.

Criteria- Highest priority will be given to applications that:

  • Improves and expand learning opportunities in music, arts, theater
  • Reach a large number of children or provid an in-depth experience
  • Address underserved arts areas or students
  • Focus on enhancing classroom curriculum in fine and performing arts
  • Support but does not supplant district responsibilities or resources

Deadline for applications is midnight on October 15 and February 1 (There are some funds available for music, dance, visual, and theater arts teachers ONLY, outside of the deadline for sudden, unexpected events/projects.)

For more information see our FAQ page here.
Frequently asked Questions

To APPLY click here FABG Mini Grant Application Fill out the application online or download it to email or mail. To download the application, click here (https://docs.google.com/document/d/16bzB2gPgjsgzMGZts4CHCl8tqx4Vjdqg87XkLKaKhx8/edit) and send to FABGgrants@ipei.org or mail to FABG Grants, c/o IPEI, P.O. Box 4268, Ithaca, NY 14850 by the deadline.

For more information about past grants click here. FABG annual report in IPEI report

You will be asked to submit a final report for your project by June 30. Click here for the online report. FABG Final Report Form

IPEI has grants available through the Red and Gold Grant, the Teacher Grant and the Connecting Classroom Grant. These grants can be combined with FABG Mini Grants. Go to www.ipei.org or click on the IPEI logo on the left of this page.

Arts Grants are also available through the Community Arts Partnership. Go to www.artspartner.org and check under grants.

BelleSherman-Sunflowers.png A past FABG Mini Grant.

Contact us or email FABGgrants@ipei.org directly to discuss your idea or if you have questions. We encourage you to apply.

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