EASL GRANT CRITERIA - APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS:
Must be one of the following:
Visual artist pursuing a fine arts career as evidenced by a record of professional exhibition and evidenced of significant involvement in the North Texas arts community for a period of at least two years (vita or resume)
Visual arts professional of fine art as evidenced by a history of professional activity and evidenced of significant involvement in the North Texas arts community for a period of at least two years (vita or resume)
Must live in one or more of the following 10 counties for a minimum of two years: Collin, Dallas, Tarrant, Denton, Parker, Johnson, Ellis, Kaufman, Wise, or Rockwall Counties. Proof of residency in one or more of these counties is required.
Application is required to show verifiable documented financial need. Proof of financial status may be required
VITA or Resume must be provided
References must be provided
All Grant Application questions must be answered completely
All Grant Application requested documentation and materials must be submitted with application in order for the application to be evaluated
The following people do not qualify for an EASL Grant
- Family members of applicants
- Artists in non-visual art field
If you, or... If you know an artist who is trying to cope with a desperate situation, please contact EASL at 1.888.563.2316
Click here for the grant application.
Give your completed application and all supporting documentation to any EASL Steering Committee member, or mail to:
EASL Grant Application
P.O. Box 7895
Dallas, TX 75209
Or, you may scan and send the application and supporting documents (in pdf-format only) to:
EASL (Emergency Artists' Support League) is a designated fund of the Communities Foundation of Texas, Inc., a tax-exempt nonprofit organization, under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
All donations made to the EASL fund through Communities Foundation of Texas are tax deductible.
EASL grant application information is handled with great care and is treated as strictly confidential.
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