Showcasing the Arts


Al Smith Individual Artist Fellowship and Emerging Artist
Online Workshop

Register to participate in a free online workshop for Kentucky writers on how to apply to the Al Smith Individual Artist Fellowship or the Emerging Artist Award. FY19 Fellowships and emerging artist awards are open to literary artists (fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry and screen/playwriting).

The fellowship is a $7,500 cash award for established, professional, Kentucky literary writers. The emerging artist award is a $1,000 cash award for early-career, professional, Kentucky literary writers.

Application deadline for both programs is Feb. 15, 2018.

Webinar registration is required.

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** First name:
** Last name:
Art form:
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WEBINAR SCHEDULE (please choose the webinar you plan to attend)
  Tuesday, Jan. 9, 5 p.m., fellowship/emerging artist
  Wednesday, Jan. 10, noon, fellowship/emerging artist

  CLICK HERE to print page for your records before submitting form.

Thank you for your interest in the work of the
Kentucky Arts Council and support of the arts in Kentucky.


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