Kentucky Arts Council (KAC)
03/15/19 11:59 PM: Songwriting
Fellowship of $7,500 to a Kentucky individual artist to recognize and support artistic creativity and excellence. Applications are currently being accepted for songwriting. The goal of this Fellowship program is to support the advancement and continuation of the career and creative work of an outstanding Kentucky songwriter.
The songwriting fellowship application is open to individual songwriters of music and/or lyrics in the following categories: Americana/folk, bluegrass, blues, country, inspirational, rhythm and blues/soul, rock and world. The Fellowship is unrestricted and may be used in any way to enhance the artist's career.
Fellowships are based primarily upon the quality of the work samples submitted by the artist. Artistic excellence includes:
- Technical proficiency
- Authentic songwriting voice
-Press releases and public information will be distributed announcing the new recipients of the fellowship.
-Fellowship recipients may be eligible to apply to the Kentucky Peer Advisory Network (KPAN) program for consultations about art business issues.
-Fellowship recipients are invited to participate in other special initiatives as available.
GrantWatch ID#: 177300
$7,500 unrestricted cash award
All funds must be disbursed by the arts council by June 30, 2020
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://kyarts.gosmart.org/
Tamara Coffey, Organization Support and Individual Artist Director
502-892-3121 / 888-833-2787 (toll free)
1025 Capital Center Drive, Third Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601