Grantee Profile

Merit School of Music

Grants to Merit School of Music

  • $300,000

    2011 (Duration 5 years)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over five years).

  • $200,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over five years).

  • $90,000Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over three years).

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2002 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of a campaign to procure a permanent and appropriate site for the Merit School of Music (over two years).

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2001 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over two years).

  • $60,000

    1998 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over two years).

  • $125,000

    1998 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To support the Building Communities Through Music program in the Pilsen/Little Village and East Austin/West Garfield Park neighborhoods (over three years).

  • $60,000

    1996 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over two years).

  • $90,000

    1993 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over three years).

  • $3,300

    1989 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — A technical assistance grant to be used for data conversion and training in the use of a new computer system.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Merit School of Music $1,328,300 between 1983 and 2015.

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