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The Ellies Creator Awards

Grants to Florida Artists in Eligible
Locations for Major Visual Arts Projects

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Oolite Arts

Conf. Date:

07/29/20

Deadline Date:

08/03/20 6:00 PM

Description:

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Grants of up to $25,000 to Florida individual artists in eligible locations for significant projects. Funding is intended to help working artists create a major visual arts project that will further their careers. The Foundation is looking for innovative ideas that will positively impact the community and be relevant to current times. Grants are open to all Miami-Dade artists. Preference is given to artists who partner with galleries, museums, alternative spaces, or other local arts organizations to present these projects.

The purpose of the grant is to help individual artists realize their ambitious ideas and advance their careers. There are no limits to the scope of the projects. Winning projects could be an exhibition at a gallery, a public art piece, a museum exhibition, or another format. Funds can go toward ongoing projects, or one not yet launched. A project can take place in a public or private space, or online. It’s up to the applicant.

Projects will be evaluated based on the artist’s idea and his/her prior experience, and whether the artist has the ability to bring the project to fruition.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 190578

Estimated Size of Grant:

$2,500 to $25,000

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Creator Awards are open to any artist living and working in Miami-Dade County.

Applicants must be 18 years of age or older, and must be a U.S. citizen or a lawful permanent resident.

A collective of visual artists can submit an application, as long as the lead applicant is a Miami-Dade resident.

Pre-proposal Conference:

An information session will take place via Facebook Live on Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 5:30 PM ET/2:30 PM PT

RSVP here: https://111858.blackbaudhosting.com/111858/Connect-GeoVanna-Gonzalez--Germane-Barnes

Additional information: https://oolitearts.org/event/the-ellies-info-session-ellies-connect-germane-barnes-geovanna-gonzalez/


The Ellies info session + Connect: Karen Rifas + Edouard Duval-Carrie
July 29, 2020
5:30 pm ET / 2:30 PT
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Register at: https://oolitearts.org/event/the-ellies-info-session-teacher-travel-grants/

Pre-Application Information:

Applications are due by August 3, 2020, at 6:00 PM.

Awards will be announced in Fall 2020.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply online: https://oolitearts.submittable.com/submit/621abbc0-3823-4bc8-aba9-e752e1240774/the-ellies-creator-award-2020

Direct questions to info@theellies.org

Oolite Arts
924 Lincoln Road, 2nd Floor
Miami Beach, FL 33139
305.674.8278

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