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  • By the numbers
    • Film Incentives (Fiscal year 2014)
    • 25projects approved
    • $38million in projected incentives
    • $116million estimated private investment
    • Source: Michigan Film Office, April 2015
    • Arts grants (Fiscal year 2017)
    • 558awards for $9.64 million
    • $2Million in capital improvements for cultural institutions
    • 62Counties receive funds
    • Source: Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs, April 2015
    • Cultural impact
    • $2.85Billion spent at festivals, historic sites, museums/art exhibits, movies, concerts (music, theatre and dance), zoos/aquarium.
    • Source: The History, Arts and Cultural Travel Industry in Michigan, MEDC, 2012 and 2013, D.K. Shifflet & Assoc., Ltd.