Classes & Programs
Scholarships

Scholarships

Offered to those who cannot otherwise afford to attend

The Decatur Area Arts Council offers scholarships for classes, events, and field trips throughout the year to those who cannot otherwise afford to attend.

  • Download the DAAC Scholarship Application Form at the bottom of this page.
  • Applications must be submitted two weeks prior to the class or program.
  • Applicants may apply a scholarship to more than one class or event in a semester within the following limitations:

Limitations for the Louise Fathauer Memorial Scholarships:

  • Maximum $50 per person per semester for classes or events
  • No family/group may receive more than $250 in scholarships per semester
  • Scholarships may not be applied to ticketed or fundraising events.
  • Failure to attend a program upon receiving a scholarship, without an acceptable reason and without advance notice, will result in a one-year suspension from scholarship privileges for that individual or group.

Supported in part by the Louise A. Fathauer Memorial Scholarship Fund and other private grants.

2017-18 Field Trip Scholarships funded through a grant from the Mike and Barb Baroni Foundation.
Limitations:

  • A school may receive up to 5 field trip scholarships for the 2017-18 school year.
  • An individual class may receive only one scholarship for the 2017-18 school year.
  • A scholarship can be requested for both the $75 field trip fee and for the cost of the bus transportation to that field trip.
  • Scholarships are also contingent upon the availability of funds.


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UPCOMING EVENTS

Barn Colony Artists Meeting

January 1st - December 31st, 2018

First Friday Gallery Walk - September 2018

September 7th, 2018

2018 Decatur Craft Beer Festival - Fundraiser

September 8th, 2018

1968 - The Year in Film - Members+ Event

September 12th, 2018

Arts in Central Park 2018

September 14th - 16th, 2018

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Saturday Gallery Hours: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

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