Showcasing the Arts

Al Smith Individual Artist Fellowship

What is it?

The Al Smith Individual Artist Fellowships are $7,500 unrestricted awards given to Kentucky artists who have achieved a high level of excellence and creativity in their work.

Who’s eligible?

Professional Kentucky artists (songwriters) who are responsible for creating their own work, not interpreting the work of others.

What’s the deadline to apply?

Completed applications and all required materials must be postmarked no later than Feb. 15, 2019.

Application Deadline
Feb. 15 2019
Fiscal Year

How do I apply?

  1. Carefully review the program guidelines.
  2. Prepare work samples for submission.
  3. Complete the online application. [Coming soon.]
  4. Mail us a printout of your submitted application.

If I receive an award, what are my responsibilities?

If I have questions, who can help me?

Tamara Coffey
Individual Artist Director
888-833-2787 (toll free)

Page last updated: July 11, 2018
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