To support the passing of traditional artistic and cultural knowledge from mentors to apprentices
Traditional artists who meet the requirements of mentors or apprentices.
$3,000 to the mentor and $750 to the apprentice
Traditional arts are expressions of shared identity that are learned as a part of the cultural life of a particular group. This shared identity may be rooted in family, geographic, tribal, occupational, religious, ethnic, or other connections. As expressions of a living culture, traditional arts are generally handed down from one generation to the next and reflect the shared experience, aesthetics, and values of a group. Traditional arts are dynamic, reflecting change over time and individual innovation over generations of practitioners.
The purpose of this grant is twofold:
Grant guidelines are subject to change until the application opens.
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