Arkansas Arts Council Fellowships / Deadline: April 16

The Arkansas Arts Council is accepting applications for its Individual Artist Fellowship program. The Arts Council will award up to 18 Fellowships of $5,000 each in six categories in 2022. Categories are: multisensory art; community engagement art; contemporary craft; performance art: Mississippi Delta Blues contemporary songwriting or score; visual arts: graphic novel or narrative; literary arts: flash fiction or flash creative...
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Artistic Innovations Grants from M-AAA / Deadline: February 16

Artistic Innovations, a program of Mid-America Arts Alliance, offers up to $15,000 in support of expenses incurred in the art-making process and premiere of these endeavors.The Artistic Innovations Grant Program encourages the spirit of experimentation and exploration, exclusively engaging in-region artists (Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Texas) in the creation of new, original works for...
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Interchange Artist Grant / Deadline: July 5

Interchange is a program of Mid-America Arts Alliance made possible with support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Interchange is designed to strengthen communities and individual artists within the M-AAA region (Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Texas) by supporting artist-led projects focused on social impact.  Interchange grants will be awarded to sixteen artists with...
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Artist INC Express – Arkansas / Spring 2021

Art. Business. Community. Artist INC Express is an intensive workshop created to address the specific professional needs and challenges that artists of all disciplines face.   Developed to serve communities outside major metropolitan areas with a smaller number of professional artists, Artist INC Express is designed to focus participants on learning the most essential skills in...
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Arkansas Folk and Traditional Arts Apprenticeship (AR) / Deadline: August 31

The Arkansas Folk and Traditional Arts Apprenticeship  is an opportunity that funds apprenticeships between a master artist/tradition-bearer and one or more apprentices.  The master artist and apprentice(s) apply as a unit and present a plan for their apprenticeship over the coming year.  Applications are due August 31, 2020. Click here for more information and to apply.
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