Artist Support Grant
APPLICATIONS FOR 2023-24 ARE NOW CLOSED
This competitive program, funded by the N.C. Arts Council, provides the opportunity for regional consortia of local arts councils to award project grants to artists in their regions. These grants support professional artists in any discipline and at any stage in their careers to pursue projects that further their artistic and professional development. Awards range from $500 to $2,500.
Types of fundable projects
Creation of new work
Purchase of equipment and materials
Professional development workshops
Travel support for expenses associated with a professional opportunity such as participating in an exhibition or a conference
Development or upgrading of promotional materials such as brochures, DVDs, CDs, and websites
Who can apply for this grant?
Applicants must currently reside in Wilkes County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and cannot be currently enrolled in a degree or certificate program.
Applications Now Open!
Applications Due: August 28th, 2023
Wilkes County Contact
Marina Baxley, Programs and Outreach Director
***Application assistance available upon request. Please contact Marina Baxley to schedule a meeting time at the Gallery.
ASG Regional Partner Contacts and Links:
Watauga County Contact:
Ashe County Contact:
Alleghany County Contact: