ATTENTION ARTISTS OF ALL DISCIPLINES: RAC ARTISTS SUPPORT GRANTS ARE NOW OPEN!
RAC announces a new round of Artists Support Grants with an April 23, 2015 deadline. These grants provide direct funds for artists' projects, needs, and creative opportunities in all disciplines. Direct support enables diverse artists of all disciplines to advance their careers and to complete creative projects. It is designed to be flexible and accessible and to encourage creativity, innovation, entrepreneurship and sustained commitment to artistic work.
Apply Today http://racstl.org/grant/artists-support-grant/
WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
• Artists living in St. Louis City or County for at least one year with documentation
• Artists 19 years or older
• Artists who have exhibited, performed, presented and/or published artistic work in a public context within the last three years
• Artists not enrolled as full-time undergraduate students
• Artists who have not received an Artists Support Grant or Artists Fellowship within the past one year
HOW CAN THESE FUNDS BE USED?
These funds can be designated for (but not limited to) equipment and materials, rental space, arts-related travel, conference fees, project completion, salaries, professional and artistic development, training, and other resources for artists of all disciplines.
WHAT ARE THE ARTISTS SUPPORT GRANT REQUEST AMOUNTS?
From $500 to $3000
REVIEW CRITERIA FOR ARTISTS SUPPORT GRANTS INCLUDE:
• Documentation of artistic accomplishment and/or commitment to deepening and expanding artistic work
• Clarity of the application about how the grant funds will further artistic and career goals and/or benefit the community
• Likelihood that the artist will benefit artistically and/or professionally
• Time frame of project or immediacy of need
HOW TO APPLY:
Artists can register for online-applications and fill out the eGrant application here http://racstl.org/grant/artists-support-grant/
NEED A LITTLE HELP? Attend a free HOW-TO-APPLY WORKSHOP on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 – 5:30 pm check-in/reception and workshop from 6 to 7 pm - at RAC, 6128 Delmar, St. Louis, 63112. *RSVP: http://workshoprsvp.eventbrite.com *
Director of Community & Public Arts
Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis
6128 Delmar Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63112
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