Please upload an image of the front of your driver's license.
I certify that I am not a student currently enrolled in an associate's, undergraduate, or graduate program.*
I certify that the information contained in this report, including all attachments and supporting materials, is true and correct to the best of my knowledge.
*Applicants pursuing graduate degrees in subjects other than their art form may be eligible if they meet all other eligibility requirements. Exceptions must be confirmed with the granting agency.
Attach below and artist statement that describes your work and the key ideas, goals or cultural practices that drive you to create. Limit one typed page.
Your project narrative should explain your proposed project and how it will have an impact on your career as an artist. Include in your project description:
*1,000 word limit
Attach an artist resume that includes education, employment, public presentations of your work, publications, commissions, honors, grant/fellowship awards, and relevant experience. Limit four typed pages.
Budget Sheet Information
Expenses: Please provide your project expenses, describing what will be paid for using your grant award, and what will be paid for with supplemental funding.* Grant expenses must be cash, but matching funds may include in-kind costs.
Income: Provide any project income including personal funds, additional grant funds, or other sources that contribute towards your match amount. List each source separately. The total income amount should equal the total expenses amount. Identify in-kind support, as appropriate.
*This is not a matching grant, so the matching amount is not required. You may apply for the full amount of your project provided it is within the funding range for the grant. If additional funds will be necessary to complete the project, indicate the amount and anticipated source on the income table.
*An itemized budget, itemized store receipts, and copies of canceled checks or credit card receipts are mandatory when submitting your Final Report, so be sure to keep all payment records.
Budget Support Information
Provide support information for your budget, i.e. cost of materials, price quote on services, etc.
Applicants must provide high-quality digital work samples (links or attachments - jpg, mp3, pdf, etc.) Samples must be of artist's work only. Hard copies will not be accepted. Work must be completed within the past three years. Applicants must attach an inventory list with the following descriptions for the applicable discipline:
*For video and audio work samples please note that due to file sizes, YouTube and Vimeo links are preferred for video. Do not upload MP4s directly to the application. Please indicate if the work sample is professionally mastered.
You may submit digital copies of reviews, programs, catalogs, and other support materials relevant to the project.
Letters of Recommendation
Please review the application to ensure you have uploaded all required documents.
Contact Jeff Fissel at the Ashe County Arts Council with any questions.