How to Apply

Eligibility Requirements

Before completing an application, please make sure you and your intended project meet the
grant policies and eligibility requirements.

To complete the 2019-2020 application you will need the following:


Applications are accepted once a year. The application period for the 2019-2020 grant cycle is currently open. The deadline for all materials is Sunday, March 31, 2019 at midnight.

For more information about Professional Development Grants for Artists, contact Brandi Neuwirth at [email protected].

Application Workshops

Application workshops provide information about the grant application process and tips on how to strengthen your application. Attendance is not mandatory, but recommended. All workshops are held at the United Arts Council office.

Please rsvp for all workshops (to receive parking information and any updates pertaining to weather)  to Brandi Neuwirth at [email protected]

Workshop Dates:
Saturday, January 5, 2019, 9:30 am

Saturday, February 2, 2019,10:00 am

Monday, February 11, 2019, 6:00 pm

Can't make it to a workshop in person? All of the information to help you with your application is online. Visit for tips on  Resume and Artist Statement Narrative Budget Work Samples, List of Work Samples, Supporting Documentation (optional), and  References.