Artists 360, a program of Mid-America Arts Alliance made possible through the support of the Walton Family Foundation, provides grant funding and professional development opportunities to artists of all disciplines in the Arkansas counties of Benton, Carroll, Crawford, Sebastian, and Washington. The Artists 360 Community Activator grant is for individuals or collaborative partnerships that will fund projects created by artists that provide opportunities to other artists, to create an active community of peer support in the Northwest Arkansas region.
The Community Activator grant is designed to elevate and energize greater Northwest Arkansas artists by providing them with:
- $15,000 grants to support collaborative projects
- learning opportunities to develop entrepreneurship skills and build sustainable creative practices
- connections to a dynamic regional artist network
These grants are designed for projects led by artists with a sustained practice who are engaged in collaborative projects that create groundbreaking work that generates dialogue and community engagement.
The application deadline is July 19, 2021
Applicants will be notified by September 2021