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Accepting Applications for Individual Artist Fellowships

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, March 03, 2015

We are now accepting applications for our 2015 Individual Artist Fellowship program. Individual Artist Fellowships are annual, unconditional, non-matching awards made directly to individual artists that recognize artistic creative excellence. Up to nine fellowships worth $4,000 each will be awarded this year to Arkansas artists in the following categories:

  • Literary Art: Writing of Screenplays
  • Performing Arts: Dance Choreography
  • Visual Arts: Sculpture or Installation Art

Click HERE to download an application, or call (501) 324-9766. The deadline to apply for a fellowship is Friday,April 17, 2015. The fellowships will be awarded in the fall.

To be eligible for a fellowship, an artist must be at least 25 years old and must have been an Arkansas resident for at least one year at the time of application. Previous fellowship recipients are not eligible to apply. A panel of professional artists will select the recipients.

For more information, contact Robin McClea at (501) 324-9348 or email [email protected]