Grant Details

Living Traditions: Folk Art Project Support for Individual Artists

Department of Arts, Culture & History/Arts Office

Entity Eligible to Apply for Grant:
Who may apply to this program? • Any artist, artisan, or craftsperson who is: o 18 years old o A legal resident of West Virginia o Submitted all final reports in conjunction with previous WVCA/WVDACH Arts grants

Type of Grant:

What are some examples of eligible expenses? • Fees associated with an exceptional opportunity for advanced study with a significant master or mentor
(outside of a classroom setting and not related to any degree program)
• Travel expenses associated with an imminent, specific professional artistic opportunity, conference,
seminar, or workshop
• Tuition or registration fees for conferences, seminars, workshops, and residency programs
• Materials and equipment to complete work for a scheduled gallery exhibition, performance, publication,
or unique artistic opportunity that will significantly advance an artist’s career
What funding amounts are available? • Applicants may request up to 75% of project costs, not to exceed $5,000.
Does this grant require matching funds? • Yes, applicants must provide a minimum of 25% cash match of total project costs​


How to Apply

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Dates to Remember

Posted Date

Important Contacts


Elizabeth Yeager