Regional Arts Commission Announces ARTIST SUPPORT GRANTS FOR ARTISTS OF ALL DISCIPLINES

February 1, 2019

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Application Deadline: March 21

The Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis (RAC) announces a new round of Artist Support Grants, opening January 28 with a deadline of March 21. These grants provide direct funds for St. Louis area artists’ projects, needs, and creative opportunities in all disciplines.

Established in 2013, as a result of a comprehensive survey of St. Louis artists, RAC Artist Support Grants have provided funds of up to $3,000 each to more than 250 artists in all disciplines for creative projects, professional opportunities, or equipment needs.

Direct support enables diverse artists of all disciplines to advance their careers and to complete creative projects. The grants are designed to be flexible and accessible and to encourage creativity, innovation, entrepreneurship with a sustained commitment to artistic work.

For the application and information about eligibility, how to apply, or to attend a workshop, visit http://racstl.org/grant/artists-support-grants/.

Application Dates

Application Opens: Monday, January 28
Deadline: Thursday, March 21st, 11:59 p.m.           

Workshops

Monday, February 11, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis
6128 Delmar Boulevard / St. Louis, MO 63112
To RSVP: http://bit.ly/RACASG20191
 
Tuesday, February 26th, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
FOAM
3359 S Jefferson Ave, St. Louis, MO 63118
To RSVP: http://bit.ly/RACASG20192
 
Monday, March 11th, 12:30 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Northside Community Housing
4067 Lincoln Ave, St. Louis, MO 63113
To RSVP: http://bit.ly/RACASG20193

These workshops are free and open to the public.

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