Before completing an application, please make sure you and your intended project meet the grant policies and eligibility requirements.
To complete the Professional Development Grant application you will need the following:
- Step 1: Resume and Artist Statement
- Step 2: Project Narrative
- Step 3: Budget
- Step 4: Work Samples
- Step 5: List of Work Samples
- Step 6: Supporting Documentation (Optional)
- Step 7: List of Three References
- Step 8: Online Application
Applications are accepted once a year. The application for the grant period of July 2020- June, 2021 is now open. The deadline is April 10, 2020.
Application Workshops have concluded for 2020 - you can watch a webinar of an application workshop.
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, at 410 Glenwood Ave, Suite 170 (enter from Tucker street parking lot). RSVPs to [email protected] are required.
January 25, 2020 at 10:00 am
February 18, 2020 at 5:30 pm
Online Workshop March 10, 2020 7:00pm JOIN 3/10 WORKSHOP HERE
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.
For more information about Professional Development Grants for Artists, contact Brandi Neuwirth at [email protected].