Tips for an Effective Proposal

Review "How to Write A Grant Proposal" page for tips.

Visit the Writing Studio for free assistance with your proposal.

Explain how the awarded funds will allow you to develop new work or explore new territories in your current practice. 

Include information on how your proposal will expand upon or deviate from your current work to promote development or new experiences as an artist, performer, designer or scholar.

If partnerships are essential to your project, make sure they are documented through letters of support, emails or other collaborative documentation.

Visual references are always appreciated as they give the viewer a more complete idea of your proposal.  Excellent visuals are one of the easiest ways to get your proposal noticed.

Application Deadlines

October 19, 2018
February 15, 2019

Proposals should be emailed to no later than 9:00am EST on the due date.