Watauga County Arts Council Regional Artist Project Grants

Boone, NC


The WCAC partners annually with our neighboring counties (Ashe, Alleghany, and Wilkes) to offer financial assitanct to artists that will help them grow their artist-business.

Regional artists applicants are exceptionally talented individuals interesting in taking the next step in advancing their career and business as an artist. The Regional Artist Project provides financial support to developing professionals by funding a project pivotal to the advancement of their careers as artists.

Who is this for?

Watauga County artist entrepreneurs.

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What problem does it solve?

Starting a business/career as an artist presents unique challenges specific to the field. One of those challenges is getting the word out about your work in a meaningful way. Often this involves a project.

How does it help?

The WCAC and it's regional partners provide financial assistance through grant funding to help launch projects and the careers of artists throughout the region.