Sierra Arts Foundation announces a Call to Artists for its Grants to Artists program serving student and professional artists of Visual, Performing (dance, music, theatre, film), or Literary Arts within the 100 mile radius of Reno. The deadline for submissions is May 22nd, 2015 with grants being awarded in September of 2015 coinciding with an exhibition of recipients’ work at the Sierra Arts Gallery. Grants for professionals are $1000 and for students $500 and are not tied to a particular project or proposal.
Any individual artist residing within a 100 mile radius of Reno may submit an application. Students are considered anyone in high school and Undergraduates, Professionals include anyone enrolled in a Masters program or professional working artists. Previous recipients of Grants to Artists are ineligible for a period of three years regardless of change in artistic discipline or classification categories. Artists presented with the prestigious Rosemary MacMillan Award for Lifetime Excellence after 1999 are also exempt.
Applications can be filled out, including uploading materials, online at www.sierra-arts.org or hardcopies may picked up at Sierra Arts, 17 S. Virginia St. #120, Reno, NV 89501 in the historic Riverside Building.
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