Event Calendar

  The Des Plaines Arts Council Calender; February-May 2014 can be found here: Calendar


 Application can be found here: Application

All applications must be postmarked & or received via email no later than March 31, 2014.


Students who have been awarded a scholarship will be notified on or around May 1, 2014.  Checks will be sent to the school or program, not directly to the student or parent, except in the case of college tuition.  It is the responsibility of the student to provide appropriate billing information to the Arts Council, including the scholarship recipient’s social security number. 



For further information or additional scholarship forms, contact Donna Catlett at dcatlett13@gmail.com, (847) 274-1256 or Linda Traina at the Des Plaines Park District, (847) 391-5700.

Completed scholarship applications should be sent to


Linda Traina

Des Plaines Arts Council

2222 Birch Street

Des Plaines, IL  60018

Or Email to:



Reminder:  Applications will not be considered if any portion of the application is missing.