Recent coverage

Arts and Education Council seeks new leader as CEO prepares to step down (Feb. 2, 2022 | St. Louis Business Journal)

Arts groups receive art grants (Dec. 15, 2021 | Alton Telegraph)

Arts and Education Council grants $120,000 to help heal trauma in St. Louis through the arts (Oct. 10, 2021, | St. Louis Public Radio)

STL arts group announces 2022 award winners ( Oct. 1, 2021 | St. Louis Post Dispatch)

Arts and Education Council now accepting 2021-22 Arts and Education Fund for Teachers Grant applications (Aug. 22, 2021 | Lincoln News Now!)

McKay, Jr. named Arts Educator of the Year (June 16, 2021| St. Louis American)

Symphony’s Choral Director to receive top honor at St. Louis Arts Awards (April 8, 2021 | STL Jewish Light)

Big News at The Big Top (March 26, 2021 | Sophisticated Living) 

Washington University in St. Louis junior named 2021 Katherine Dunham Fellow (Jan. 20, 2021 | HEC)

Slated to end, Soul Shed University finds new life with $20,00 prize (Nov. 4, 2020 | St. Louis Post-Dispatch)

SLU’s Justice Fleet ‘COVID Ready’ Thanks to $8K Grant from New Arts and Healing Initiative (Oct. 19. 2020 | St. Louis University News) 

A&E Council awards $115K in Arts and Healing grants (Oct. 19, 2020 | St. Louis American) 

Current Releases

Arts and Education Council's PNC Program Grants to support arts experiences in MO and IL (May 5, 2022)

Applications for the Arts and Education Council's Operating Suport Grants are now open (April 6, 2022)

Arts and Education Council announces Cynthia Prost's succession plan for President and CEO (Jan. 31, 2022)

Rural organizations awarded $50,000 in grants for arts programs (Dec. 15, 2021)

Arts and Education Council announces new board leadership (Dec. 7, 2021)

Anita Hansen, Terry Harris, Ed.D. and Anthony Omosule to join event co-chairs Jeffrey Carter, M.D. and Margaret McDonald to co-host the 2022 St. Louis Arts Awards (Dec. 2, 2021)

Eighteen schools awarded Arts and Education Fund for Teachers grants (Oct. 14, 2021)

Arts and Education Council Awards $120,000 in Arts and Healing Initiative Grants (Oct. 7, 2021)

2022 St. Louis Arts Awards Honorees Announced (Sept. 30, 2021)

Jeffrey Carter, M.D., and Margaret McDonald to co-chair Arts and Education Council's St. Louis Arts Awards (Sept. 21, 2021)

Arts And Education Council now accepting 2021 Arts and Education Fund for Teachers Grant Applications (Aug. 9, 2021)

Americans for the Arts Recognizes Arts and Education Council and PNC for Exceptional Commitment to the Arts (July 1, 2021)

Arts and Education Council awards $40,000 in PNC Program Grants (June 29, 2021)

Call for rural arts organizations seeking funding (April 19, 2021)

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