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Disciplines: Craft, Design, Media, Visual
Ohio Arts Council
The Individual Excellence Awards program provides grants to Ohio artists for the exceptional merit of a completed body of work. These awards recognize creativity and imagination that exemplify the highest level of achievement and advancement of the art form for a particular discipline. APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 1 (annually)
In odd-numbered calendar years (e.g. 2017, 2019), applications are accepted in choreography, criticism, fiction/nonfiction, music composition, playwriting/screenplays, and poetry. In even-numbered calendar years (e.g. 2016, 2018), applications are accepted in crafts, design arts/illustration, interdisciplinary/collaborative & performance art, media arts, photography, visual arts 2D, and visual arts 3D.