Of Note

Of Note by ASCA and AACF includes brief notices that relate to arts and culture opportunities in Alaska. We invite you to send us art and culture related opportunities to our Community Arts Program Director, Charlie Sears, charles.sears@alaska.gov. If you receive our newsletter, you will also receive “Of Note by ASCA and AACF” as a monthly email.


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Summer Festivals & Events
Funding Opportunities
Professional Opportunities
Community Engagement
Student, Families, and Educators
Items of Interest


ASCA & AACF Dates and Deadlines

Application, and guidelines for each of the grant categories listed as open below.

Quarterly Grants for Individuals – FY22 applications.
Deadline: September 1, 2021

  • Career Opportunity Grants 

Quarterly Grants for Organizations – FY22 applications.
Deadline: September 1, 2021

  • Workshop Grants 
  • Helen Walker Performing Arts Grants 
  • Community Arts Development Grants

Artists in Schools Grants – Deadline for applications: November 1, 2021 – FY22 (2021-22 School Year) Round II applications for Artists in Schools Grants (see Arts Education Grants page for details)


2021 Governor’s Arts and Humanities Awards! – Nominations are open for the 2021 Governor’s Arts and Humanities Awards! Do you know of someone who has made an impact on their community, or communities across the state, through their work in the arts and humanities? Nominate by August 30 at https://www.akgovawards.org/nominate!


2021 Alaska Literary Awards from the Alaska Arts and Culture FoundationApplication Deadline: Thursday, September 30, 2021, 9:59 PM

The Alaska Literary Awards recognize and support writers of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, playwriting, screenwriting, and mixed genres. Any Alaska writer over the age of 18 who is not a full-time student is eligible to apply. Quality of the work submitted is the primary consideration in determining who receives the awards. A select number of $5,000 awards will be awarded annually. https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=9254

2021 Connie Boochever Artist Fellowship from the Alaska Arts and Culture FoundationApplication Deadline: Thursday, September 30, 2021, 9:59 PM

The 2021 Connie Boochever Artist Fellowship awards recognize and support Alaska emerging artists of exceptional talent. In the 2021 cycle, a select number of $2,500 fellowships will be awarded to individual artists working in performing arts, theatre and music. https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=9255 

 

ASCA’s Fiscal Year 2021 continues through June 30, 2021; FY2022 begins July 1, 2021.