Working artists activate our communities and deepen the dimension and quality of our lives.
McKnight Artist Fellowships increase the exploratory opportunity, economic stability, and productive capacity of artists by providing $25,000 in unrestricted support for mid-career artists and discipline-specific artistic and professional development opportunities. For more information and a list of all fellowships visit this webpage.
McKnight Artists Fellowships include: (click on the links to learn more including deadlines and how to apply)
The McKnight Fellowship in Playwriting recognizes and supports mid-career playwrights living and working in Minnesota who demonstrate a sustained level of accomplishment, commitment, and artistic excellence. The fellowship term is July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021. The fellowship includes:
$2,500 to support a play development workshop and other professional expenses
$1,400 in travel funds
Application Deadline is January 16, 2020. You are strongly encouraged to declare your intent to apply by early September 2019.