TourWest is a competitive grant program that provides subsidies to arts and community organizations for the presentation of out-of-state touring performers and literary artists. Projects must take place between September 1, 2013 and August 31, 2014. All projects must have one public performance and one outreach activity. TourWest standard performance grants are available in an amount of up to $2,500 or 50% of the artistic fees, whichever is less. To apply to TourWest and view additional information about the grant guidelines and work sample file requirements please visit, http://westaf.cgweb.org/.
Arts Northwest Applications Now Open for Juried Showcases
Apply now to be one of the showcased artists at the 2013 Arts Northwest Booking Conference. Conference is taking place October 17-20, 2013 in Tacoma, Washington. Deadline to Apply: March 22, 2013
French-American Jazz Exchange Application Now Available
The online application for the next grant round of the French-American Jazz Exchange ("FAJE") program is now available. A program of Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation and FACE ("French-American Cutlural Exchange"), FAJE supports projects designed collaboratively by French and American professional musicians that encourage artistic exploration, foster intercultural dialogue, and contribute to the dynamism of jazz.
The application deadline for the 2013 program is May 31, 2013 for projects taking place between September 1, 2013 and December 31, 2014.
Mountain West Arts Conference
Is there a topic that you'd like to see at the Mountain West Arts Conference? Know a fantastic presenter or have an area of expertise to share with others?
This annual state and region-wide conference will be held May 2, 2013. The conference is designed to help individuals and organizations in the arts access essential resources and create community connections throughout Utah and the Mountain West by participating in workshops, networking and innovation.
Arts Northwest link = https://www.artsnw.org/showcase.php
French-American Jazz Exchange = http://www.midatlanticarts.org/funding/artists_programs/FAJE/FAJE_guidelines.html
Mountain West Arts Conference proposals and nomination forms for Governor's Leadership in the Arts Awards = http://www.artsandmuseums.utah.gov/resources/professional_development/conferences/index.html