NYFA: New York Foundation for the Arts
Address 501 North West St.
Suite 1101A
Jackson,MS 39201
Phone Number (601)359-6030
Fax Number (601)359-6008
TTY Number (800)582-2233
Website http://www.arts.state.ms.us
Executive Director Mr. Tom Pearson
Founding Year 0
Incorporating Year 0
Mission Statement n/a
Program Name Artist Fellowships
Program Contact Mr. Larry Morrisey, Director of Grants & Special Intiatives
Program Phone (601) 359-6036
Program Email [email protected]
Year Program Founded 0
Description of Program The Artist Fellowship Program provides grants of up to $5,000 to individual artists of various artistic disciplines to support professional development or the creation of new work. Artist Fellowships are highly competitive & do not require a cash match.
Conditions/Public Service Requirements n/a
Award Website http://www.arts.ms.gov/grants/artist-fellowship.php
Where does the program take place?
Does this program primarily support the creation of new work? No
Support or Services Provided as part of the Program
    Description of Support or Services n/a
    Amount Awarded by this Program (if an award) 5000.00
    Related Arts
    LiteratureCreative Non-Fiction
    Media ArtsFilmScreenwriter
    Performance Art/InterdisciplinaryInterdisciplinary
    Media ArtsFilm
    Media ArtsVideo/Digital
    Design ArtsLandscape Architecture
    Design ArtsFashion Design
    Design ArtsArchitecture
    Visual ArtsInstallation
    Visual ArtsGlass
    Visual ArtsCeramics
    Visual ArtsFiber
    Visual ArtsCrafts
    Visual ArtsPhotography
    Visual ArtsWorks on Paper
    Visual ArtsSculpture
    Visual ArtsPainting
    Gender No Requirement
    Age 18 and older
    Can Previous Awardees Re-apply? Yes W/ Restrictions
    • No Requirement
    Career Point
    • No Requirement
    Special Population
    • No Requirement
    Other Restrictions Previous fellowship recipients may not reapply for five years.
    Total Number of Applicants (annually) 59
    Total Number of Recipients (annually) 13
    Total Number of Awards (annually) 13
    Total Amount Awarded by this Program (annually) $56,000
    Procedure Open Application
    Contact Requirements Send it to: Mississippi Arts Commission 501 North West Street Suite 1101A, Woolfolk Building Jackson, MS 39201 Mississippi Arts
    Material/Process Application and guidelines are available on the website: http://www.arts.state.ms.us/grants/artist-fellowship.php
    Application Fee $0
    Exact Deadline
    Approximate Deadline
    Rolling Deadline No
    Ideal Contact Month for New Application and Guidelines
    Selection Process/Criteria n/a
    Notification Process n/a
    Are awardees required to submit a Final Report? False
    Awardee's Public Service Requirement? n/a