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Native Art Fellowship

Award to a Wyoming Native American
Artist to Recognize Artistic Excellence

Agency Type:

State

Funding Source:

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Wyoming Arts Council (WAC)

Deadline Date:

06/10/21

Description:

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Award of $3,000 to a Wyoming Native American artist to recognize artistic excellence. Applications will be accepted from qualifying artists at any stage of their career working across the arts disciplines, including performing, visual, literary, traditional, folk, film, and video.

The Native Art Fellowship is an unrestricted award of merit, based on the artist’s portfolio, honoring the work of contemporary Native American artists based within Wyoming.  This fellowship is designed to raise the profiles of the highly talented Native artists in Wyoming and celebrate their artistry. 

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 195514

Number of Grants:

One fellowship will be given each year. Jurors may also select honorable mentions.

Estimated Size of Grant:

The Native Art Fellowship is a $3,000 unrestricted award.

Recipients of the Native Art Fellowship will also be given support to find a venue to showcase their work.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The Native Art Fellowship honors the work of contemporary Native American artists at any stage of their career who live in Wyoming. Artists working across any artistic discipline or medium (visual, literary, performing, folk & traditional, etc.) may apply.

Eligibility:
- Applicants must be an enrolled/citizen member or lineal descendant of a federally recognized tribe, a state recognized tribe, or be an Alaska Native or Native Hawaiian. If selected for the fellowship, you may be asked to provide a copy of a Tribal ID, letter of descendancy, or Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood (CDIB). If your tribe is not federally or state recognized you will be asked to provide more detailed information.
- Must be at least 18 years of age at time of application.
- Must not be a full-time student pursuing high school, college, or university art-related degrees.
- Must be a U.S. citizen or have legal resident status (evidence of U.S. citizenship, resident status and state residency may be required).
- May not be affiliated with the Wyoming Arts Council either as a board member or staff member, including their families, whether full-time, part-time or contractual.
- May not be an employee of the Department of State Parks and Cultural Resources.
- Must be a Wyoming resident, living in the state for at least 10 months of the year.

Applicants may be asked to provide a copy of a Tribal ID, letter of descendancy, or Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood (CDIB). If their tribe is not federally or state recognized they will be asked to provide more detailed information.

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline to apply is June 10, 2021.

You may enter the competition only once by the deadline.

You may receive a total of two fellowship awards in your lifetime.

You may choose to be automatically considered for the WAC fellowships in Creative Writing, Visual Arts, and Performing Arts, but you can only receive one Fellowship per year.

Guidelines and eligibility: https://wyomingartscouncil.submittable.com/submit

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Online application portal: https://wyomingartscouncil.submittable.com/login?returnUrl=%2Fsubmit%2F186240%2Fnative-art-fellowship

For grant information, please contact Josh Chrysler at joshua.chrysler@wyo.gov.

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Wyoming

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