Micro Grant Coming Soon

The Old Collage Try micro grant is expected to open in 2025, entirely dependent on the early success of the magazine and donations from gracious supporters of the arts. 

The micro grant amount is expected to be a minimum of $100 and a maximum of $500 per accepted individual. The Old Collage Try will likely be a rolling grant that we keep open year-round so that we will always have a selection of applicants to choose from. If finances allow, we would love to award at least one grant per month. In the beginning, the amount of grants available may be less as we grow the magazine and the donation pool. 

Each applicant will need to provide some basic information about themselves, such as:

Grant winners will be perpetually listed on this page with links to their artwork for all of our visitors to see. In addition, winners will be sent their monetary gift and a certificate of award. 

If you have any questions, would like to make a sponsored donation, or have other relevant inquiries please reach out to