The Arkansas Arts Council has announced that applications are now available for its $4,000 artist fellowships. This year's categories include playwriting, documentary film direction and crafts, both contemporary and traditional.
Deadline to apply for the Individual Artist Fellowships is April 19. For an application, go here , call the Arts Council at 501-324-9766 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants must be at least 25 years old and an Arkansas resident for at least one year. Previous fellowship recipients are not eligible. A panel of professional artists will select the recipients. Fellows will be announced in fall.