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SCA Presents: Applying for Grants – A Grant Writing Panel
February 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Seattle Composers Alliance Presents:
Grant Writing Panel
Feb. 20th, 7pm-9pm
Seattle Drum School [Georgetown location]
1010 S Bailey St, Seattle, WA 98108
Lydia Boss, Program Manager, Artist Trust
Melissa Newbill, Program Manager, 4Culture
Irene Gomez, Program Manager, City of Seattle Office of Arts and Culture
Art grants can provide you with support and resources to create your most brilliant work, so how do you get them? The SCA is proud to host a panel of experts to present and discuss the important aspects of applying for an art grant. The evening is moderated by celebrated Seattle composer and performer Amy Denio, who has received numerous grants throughout her career. Printed materials relating to grants will be available.
7pm: Half hour presentations by Artist Trust, 4Culture, and ARTS
Artist Trusts mission is to support and encourage artists working in all disciplines to enrich community life throughout Washington State.
Since 1986, Artist Trust has invested over $10 million in individual artists through grant programs, and provides a comprehensive suite of professional development training and resources to help artists achieve their career goals.
We help artists establish and maintain careers through direct support, connections, and advocacy.
4CULTURE provides funding and support for the cultural work that makes King County vibrant.
As the cultural funding agency for King County, Washington, 4Culture works to make our region vibrant.
The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS) manages the city’s public art program, cultural partnerships grant programs, the Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute, and The Creative Advantage initiative in the effort to foster a city driven by creativity that provides the opportunity for everyone to engage in diverse arts and cultural experiences. In alignment with the City’s Race and Social Justice Initiative, we work to eliminate institutional racism in our programs, policies and practices. The Office is supported by the 16-member Seattle Arts Commission, citizen volunteers appointed by the mayor and City Council.
Amy Denio (rhymes with Ohio) is an internationally recognized composer, producer, arranger, multi-instrumentalist, singer, music transcriber, teacher and improviser. In 2015 she was inducted into the Seattle Jazz Hall of Fame by Earshot Jazz.
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