Workshops & Training for Creative Individuals

Workshops & Training offerings for 2018 – 2019.

ASC Sponsored Workshops & Training


Cultural Vision Grant Info Session and Workshop
Date: Tuesday, July 17, 2018, 5:30-7 p.m., ASC Boardroom (227 W. Trade St., Ste. 250, Charlotte, NC 28202).
Audience: Mecklenburg County-based nonprofits and creative individuals.

ASC invites Mecklenburg County-based nonprofits and creative individuals to apply for Cultural Vision Grants that support high quality arts and culture projects that directly respond to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg community’s interest in arts, science, history and heritage programming that builds strong communities and demonstrates innovative, relevant and transformative cultural expression.

This info session will review the letter of intent application process, the types of projects that have previously been funded and how to submit a strong letter of intent. RSVP required.


Opportunities for Creative Individuals Info Sessions and Workshops
 Listed below.
Audience: Creative individuals and groups of unincorporated artists in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg region.
Cost: Free.

ASC invites individuals and groups of unincorporated artists to apply for projects that further their artistic development and engagement throughout the Charlotte-Mecklenburg region. Interested? Plan to attend one of our workshops to learn more about the Regional Artist Project Grants and the Community Supported Art program. Each workshop is open to creative individuals from the visual, performing and literary arts that live and work in Cabarrus, Cleveland, Gaston, Iredell, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Rowan, Rutherford, Stanly, Union or York (SC) counties.

Each workshop is designed to help you:

  • Understand the application process
  • Determine which project(s) best suit your personal goals
  • Learn how to submit a strong application

This info session and workshop will be offered in Charlotte, Pineville, and Salisbury.

Other Opportunities


Aaron Copland Fund for Music Accepting Applications, Deadline: June 30, 2018.

Engage Art Accepting Submissions for Juried Art Competition, Deadline: June 30, 2018.

Central Piedmont Community College Accepting Submissions for the 2019 Academic Year, Deadline: July 20, 2018.

AAAS Seeks Nominations for 2018 Early Career Award for Public Engagement With Science, Deadline: August 1, 2018.

Open NC Art Review, Deadline: August 17, 2018.

Aesthetica Art Prize Now Open for Submissions, Deadline: August 31, 2018.

Corning Museum of Glass Accepting Applications for 2019 Research Residency, Deadline: August 31, 2018.

College Art Association Accepting Applications for Scholarly Art Books, Deadline:September 15, 2018.

Lewis Center for the Arts Accepting Applications for Princeton Arts Fellowships, Deadline: September 18, 2018.

Pittsburgh Foundation Launches $50,000 Prize for Women Painters, Deadline:September 28, 2018.

Ucross Foundation Accepting Applications for Spring Artist Residencies, Deadline:October 1, 2018.

Spencer Foundation Invites LOIs for Large-Scale Education Projects, Deadline:October 2, 2018.

YoungArts Foundation Invites Applications for 2018 Young Artists PrizeDeadline:October 12, 2018.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Hosting Getting Started with Foundation Grants to Individuals Online, Date: Friday, October 19, 2018.

American Academy in Rome Invites Applications for Rome Prize, Deadline November 1, 2018.

Kurt Weill Foundation Accepting Applications for Grant Program, Deadline: November 1, 2018.

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Accepting Applications for 2019-20 Visual Arts Fellowships, Deadline: November 2, 2018.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Hosting Simple Steps for Starting Your Own Business: Score and The Library, Date: November 14, 2018.

Women’s Studio Workshop Invites Applications for Art-in-Education Artist Book Residency, Deadline: November 15, 2018.

Ezra Jack Keats Foundation Invites Entries for New Writer and Illustrator Children’s Book Awards, Deadline: December 31, 2018.

Americana Foundation Accepting Applications for American Cultural Heritage Project, Deadline: Multiple.

Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Accepting Applications for Emergency Grants, Deadline: Open.

Foundation for Contemporary Art Accepting Applications for Emergency Grants, Deadline: Rolling.

Artfully Reimagined Invites Submissions for ‘Reimagine It’ Grants, Deadline: Rolling.


Questions? Contact Katherine Moorning at