Foundation / Corporation
Silicon Valley Creates (SVCREATES)
12/20/19 5:00 PM
Awards of $5,000 to California artists in eligible areas to honor outstanding visual, performance, or literary contributions. The goal of the award program is to recognize artists who have positively affected the community and demonstrated a dedication to advancing their art forms. Eligible applicants must reside in the Santa Clara County area and have made a substantial artistic impact on the residents of Santa Clara County.
The purpose of the SVArts Award Program is to:
The SVArts Award Program, including the SVLaureates and the Content Emerging Artist Award, awards unrestricted cash prizes to support artists while they pursue their creative work.
Artist Laureates (up to four awards): Laureates are typically mid-late career artists who have made significant advances in their work, have a clear mission for their artistic practice, and demonstrate leadership in their fields.
The SVArts application process has been simplified this year. Artist Laureate applicants may apply in their predominant area of artistic practice, within the categories listed below. Up to four laureate awards will be given, with the possibility of multiple awards given in one or more areas of practice.
Content Emerging Artist Award (1 award): Recognizing early career artists in all genres. Emerging Artists are defined as:
Note: This program does not include architecture, landscaping, industrial/graphic/computer systems design, journalism/photojournalism, or other commercial activities.
GrantWatch ID#: 179936
Artist Laureates: Up to 4. Content Emerging Artist: 1.
Five awards of $5,000 will be awarded.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
To apply online, click here: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=svcreates
Please contact: Alyssa Erickson, Program Manager email@example.com | 408-998-2787 ext. 204
USA: California: Santa Clara County, Alameda, San Mateo, San Benito, and Santa Cruz Counties.