Fellowships for folk & traditional master artists in Appalachian counties of KY, NC, and TN of $9,000.
Deadline: January 15, 2019
These fellowship awards recognize folk and traditional artists from eligible Appalachian Regional Commission counties in Kentucky, North Carolina and Tennessee who have demonstrated long-term practice and expertise of their art form or cultural practice. The 2019 Folk & Traditional Arts Master Artist Fellowship will provide $9,000 awards (with limited restrictions) to individual folk and traditional artists to support their continued training, research and/or learning opportunities. Three fellowships will be awarded to traditional master artists from each state (eligible counties in Kentucky, North Carolina, and Tennessee) for a total of nine awards.