The Kentucky Peer Advisory Network

What is it?

The Kentucky Peer Advisory Network Directory has arts professionals available to provide six-hour consultancies to assist eligible organizations and individual artists with board development, grant writing, marketing and promotions, strategic planning, festival planning and other activities. Consultancy fees are paid by the Kentucky Arts Council.

Who is eligible to apply?

Kentucky arts organizations, community groups incorporating arts programming, as well as individual artists participating in Kentucky Arts Council programs are eligible.

When is the deadline to apply?

Application windows:

April 15 – June 15 (for fall consultancies July 15–Nov. 30)

Oct. 15 – Dec. 15 (for spring consultancies Jan. 15–May 31)

How do I apply?

  1. Carefully review the program guidelines.

  2. Complete the GoSmart application.

  3. Click the final submit button before the deadline, 11:59 p.m. Eastern on June 15 or Dec. 15.

If I receive a consultancy, what are my responsibilities?

If I have questions, who can help me?

Mark Brown
Folk and Traditional Arts Director