The Asheville Art in the Park Arts & Community Grant is offered to qualifying committed artists in Western North Carolina in order to enhance public spaces and highlight the role of local artists within the community.
▲ Enhancing Public Spaces
▲ Highlighting Local Artists
▲ Displaying Excellence In Design
Since 1977, the North Carolina Arts Council’s Grassroots Arts Program has provided North Carolina citizens access to quality arts experiences. Using a per capita based formula, the program provides funding for the arts in all 100 counties of the state through partnerships with local arts councils.
▲ For Local Arts Organizations
▲ For Community Impact
▲ Increasing Arts Programming
Professional Development Grants for Artists offer support to individual artists to attend area organization’s programming that expands their knowledge of sound business practices. Applicants must apply for an opportunity that specifically benefits the business management of the artist.
▲ For Individual Buncombe Artists
▲ For Professional Development
▲ Buncombe County Courses
The Regional Artist Project Grant Program is awarded annually to provide financial support for committed, accomplished artists by funding a project pivotal to a career in their respective art forms. The Regional Artist Project Grants range from $400 – $1,200.
▲ For Individual Regional Artists
▲ Furthers an Artist's Career
▲ Equipment or an Experience