Alaska State Council on the Arts awards grants to Juneau arts organizations

The Alaska State Council on the Arts awarded more than $507,000 in grants to Alaska artists and arts organizations in its first funding quarter of this fiscal year. Multiple awards went to Juneau arts organizations.

Juneau Dance Theater Inc. received $2,700 and Alaska Arts Education Consortium $8,640 from the Operating Support Annual Grants.

Alaska Junior Theater received $8,320 and the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council received $14,553 from the Operating Support First Biennial Grants.

Juneau Jazz & Classics received $9,900 from the Operating Support Second Year Biennial Grants.

Museums Alaska received $4,000 from the Community Arts Development First Quarter Grants.

The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council also received $8,000 from the Arts Education Special Project Grants. Additionally they received $15,000 from the Artist in Schools Round 1 Grants.

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