"Call for Artists: Statewide Forums on Careers in the Arts for People with Disabilities"

2002-10-16 until 2003-01-06
National Arts and Disability Center
Los Angeles, CA, USA United States of America

The National Arts and Disability Center at UCLA requests competitive proposals from state arts agencies and VSA arts affiliates for convening a statewide forum on careers in the arts for people with disabilities. The purposes of the Statewide Forums are to (1) assess the education and career needs and barriers of artists and arts administrators with disabilities; and (2) develop and implement strategies to overcome barriers and advance careers in the arts for individuals with disabilities. The specific focus and activities to be conducted will be responsive to the career-related opportunities and challenges of artists with disabilities within the individual states.

FUNDING AMOUNT: up to $15,000

DEADLINE: January 6, 2003

Please go to http://nadc.ucla.edu/StatewideForums.cfm

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND QUESTIONS ABOUT THE APPLICATION PROCESS CONTACT: Dr. Olivia Raynor at oraynor@mednet.ucla.edu or call 310-794-1141.
The Forums are sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts, VSA arts and administered by the National Arts and Disability Center at the University of California Los Angeles.