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Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, March 30, 2020

Apply by April 10 for the opportunity to earn an Individual Artist Fellowship!

The Arkansas Arts Council opened its Individual Artist Fellowship awards this past December! Up to nine fellowships may be awarded to Arkansas artists. Each fellowship is $4,000.

This year’s categories are:

Literary Arts - Screenwriting
Performing Arts – Theatre Director
Visual Arts – Painting, except for works on paper

The deadline to apply is April 10. Applications are available at www.arkansasarts.org.

The Arkansas Arts Council awards fellowships annually as a way to recognize and encourage creative excellence. The fellowships enable selected artists to devote more time and energy to creating and mastering their arts and crafts.

Categories change each year to allow the Arkansas Arts Council to recognize a broad range of artists.

For more information, or to apply for a fellowship, visit our website at www.arkansasarts.org or contact Robin McClea, artist services program manager, at 501-324-9348 or at robin.mcclea@arkansas.gov.

Recipients of the 2019 Individual Artist Fellowships were honored in October during a special ceremony in Fayetteville. For more information about the awardees, click here.