Artist Support Grants

  • Thursday, September 01, 2022

Artist Support Grants  fund professional and artistic development for emerging and established artists to create work, improve their business operations, or bring their work to new audiences. Artist Support Grants support a broad range of talented artists in the disciplines of visual arts, performing arts, literary arts, and interdisciplinary arts.

Individual artists and small, unincorporated groups of collaborating artists who have lived in Chatham, Harnett, Johnston, Lee, or Wake County for at least one year are eligible to apply for grants up to $1,500.

Previous grantees must wait at least two cycles before reapplying for funding.

Information Session

An information session will be held on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. via Zoom. The session will include information about the guidelines and application with a time for questions. Register for the session at

Details about joining meeting will be emailed to those registered the day before the session. This session will be recorded and made available to eligible applicants.

Guidelines and Application

Click the buttons below for more information.

Artist Support Grant Guidelines in EnglishArtist Support Grants Guidelines in Spanish

Artist Support Grants Application in EnglishArtist Support Grant in Spanish


The deadline for 2022-2023 application is Thursday, September 1, 2022, before midnight.


The United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County is committed to making the grant application process accessible to people with disabilities. If you need modifications to guidelines or application forms due to a disability, alternative formats can be made available. Please contact staff and allow ten (10) working days to fulfill your request.

Current Artist Support Grantees

Basic information for current Artist Support Grant recipients Refer to Grant Contract for complete details.

List of 2022 Artist Support Grantees


Direct questions about programming grants to Kelly Schrader at or (919) 839-1498 x207.

This program made possible in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

United Arts programs are supported by the N.C. Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural & Cultural Resources.

The CVA is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. Our Federal Tax ID# is 56-6083717.  

The CVA is in the downtown Greensboro Cultural Center  /    200 North Davie Street, Box 13   /   Greensboro   /   North Carolina   /   27401

336-333-7475    /

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