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Disciplines: Visual, Dance, Literary, Music, Theatre
Akron Soul Train
Regional artists of all disciplines, including visual, performing, and written arts, are invited to apply. Being an AST fellow comes with many benefits such as the time, stipend, and resources to create new artwork for a public display, recognition in the community, and opportunities to engage the greater Akron community with your artwork.
Akron Soul Train’s 2018-2019 fellowship applications are officially open through April 30, 2018. Regional artists of all disciplines, including visual, performing, and written arts, are invited to apply. Fellowships will be available between September 2018 and August 2019, which will be offered depending on artist’s availability noted in the application. Fellowships are usually offered for one month, but can be shorter or longer, depending on the artist’s preference and the proposed project. The stipend amount is $1,000 per month. Fellowship selection criteria is based on the applicant’s artistic excellence, ingenuity, professionalism, and emergence. Fellows are selected by the AST Fellowship Selection Committee