The Regional Artist Project Grant (RAPG) provides financial support to committed, gifted, individual artists and small unincorporated groups of collaborating artists. These grants support professional artists in any discipline and at any stage in their careers to pursue projects that further their professional development. Types of fundable projects include: Creation of new work Purchase of equipment and materials Professional development workshops Travel support for expenses associated with a professional opportunity such as participating in an exhibition or a conference Development or upgrade of promotional materials such as brochures, DVDs, CDs, and websites. Grants are available in amounts up to $1,000.
The grant is open to emerging and established artists in Henderson, Polk, and Transylvania Counties. RAPGs are funded by a grant from the North Carolina Arts Council that is matched by the three participating counties: Henderson, Polk, and Transylvania.
For more information about the Regional Artist Project Grant program, please contact the Arts Council of Henderson County at 828-693-8504, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.