The Arts and Education Council creates unique collaborations with corporations to fund specific projects and initiatives that reach classrooms, communities and populations that might not otherwise have access to the arts. Examples of grants and programs created through named art funds are below. If your organizations is interested in establishing a named art fund, please contact us.

PNC Program Grants

Underwritten by the PNC Foundation, PNC Program Grants support organizations in the St. Louis bi-state area whose arts and arts education projects address community needs. 

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Bayer Rural Community Arts Program

The Bayer Fund Rural Community Arts Program is a partnership initiative that strengthens rural communities through the arts.

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Maritz Arts and Education Fund for Teachers

The Maritz Arts and Education Fund for Teachers is a unique partnership that provides critical fund to arts education programs serving St. Louis area school districts. 

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Art Education Fund

Generously underwritten by Wells Fargo Advisors, the Art Education Fund provides tuition scholarships and transportation subsidies to talented high school students to further their artistic training. 

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