The Arkansas Arts Council is now accepting applications for its Individual Artist Fellowships. Click HERE to apply. Deadline to submit an application is April 14, 2017. The Individual Artist Fellowships are unconditional, non-matching awards made directly to individual artists. Awarded annually, these fellowships recognize the artistic creative excellence of the recipients' work and enable the selected artists to devote more time and energy to creating their art and mastering their craft. Funding categories change each year. Up to nine fellowships of $4,000 may be awarded.
This year's categories are:
Literary Arts - Writing of Creative Nonfiction
Performing Arts - Cinematic Arts, Director of Narrative or Documentary Film
Visual Arts - Contemporary Craft
Questions: Call Robin McClea at (501) 324-9348, or send her an email.