Welcome to the Kentucky Arts Council’s online application system.
Kentucky Arts Services OnLine (KASOL)
Be sure to read the program guidelines before beginning your online application. Note that when filling out an application, all fields are required.
Any Kentucky school, public or private, serving grades pre-K through 12, may apply for assistance with transportation costs to approved arts organizations.
Application opens: 04-25-2016 Application deadline: 05-17-2016
Click here for TranspARTation Grant Guidelines
Teaching Art Together Grant
Any teacher or group of teachers presently teaching in a Kentucky public or private school that supports preschool through grade 12 may apply for assistance
with one- to four-week in-school artist residences.
Application opens: 03-16-2016 Application deadline: 04-15-2016
Click here for Teaching Art Together Grant Guidelines
Kentucky Arts Partnership Grant
Kentucky nonprofit organizations whose primary purpose is to provide year-round arts services and programs directly for the benefit of the public may apply for operating support.
Application opens: 11-01-2015 Application deadline: 01-16-2016
Click here for Kentucky Arts Partnershp Grant Guidelines
Kentucky Crafted Program
Visual and craft artists who are residents of Kentucky may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or lawfully admitted to the U.S. for permanent residence or have permission from
the Department of Homeland Security to work permanently in the U.S. Applicants must have been full-time Kentucky residents for at least six months prior to the application deadline.
Application opens: 06-15-2015 Application deadline: 08-17-2015
Click here for Kentucky Crafted Program Guidelines
Al Smith Individual Artist Fellowship/Emerging Artist Award
Professional Kentucky artists who are responsible for creating their own work, not interpreting the work of others.
Application opens: 12-15-2015 Application deadline: 02-16-2016
Click here for Al Smith Individual Artist Fellowship/Emerging Artist Award Guidelines
Performing Artists Directory
Professional individual artists, companies or groups in dance, theater, music and storytelling who have an established performance history. Applicants must be 18 years of age or older.
Application opens: 12-18-2015 Application deadline: 02-16-2016
Click here for Performing Artists Directory Guidelines
Teaching Artists Directory
Individual artists who are 21 years or older, reside in Kentucky and are proficient in developing lesson plans and working in a classroom setting.
Application opens: 2-15-2015 Application deadline: 03-15-2016
Click here for Teaching Artists Directory Guidelines