Friday, June 11, 2010

WESTAF will host call-in grant sessions

From a press release:

The Western States Arts Federation (WESTAF), is now receiving applications for funding for the second year of its Visual Arts Touring (VAT) program. The application deadline for this second round of grants is August 1, 2010. The VAT program is a competitive grant program that awards up to $50,000 to visual arts organizations to support the preparation and touring of visual arts exhibitions of important regional artists. Projects must take place between October 1, 2010 and September 30, 2012. Additional information about this program and full grant guidelines can be found at This project has been generously underwritten by the National Endowment for the Arts.

WESTAF will sponsor three call-in sessions for interested parties to learn more about the program and ask questions. These calls will be held on Wednesday, June 16th at 1:00 p.m. Mountain Time, Wednesday, July 7th at 2:00 p.m. Mountain Time and Wednesday, July 21st at 2:00 p.m. Mountain Time. To sign up for these sessions and to receive a call-in phone number
and access code, please contact Robin Schaefer at:

FMI: Robin Schaefer, Information Specialist, WESTAF, 303.629.1166,,