Friday, June 08, 2012

Council on Asian Pacific Minnesotans Artist Fellowships

The Council on Asian Pacific Minnesotans is launching a fellowship program for APIA artists in MN.

What Can You Expect From the Fellowship:
* 10 APIA artists will be selected to join the Legacy Fellowship Program

* From July 2012-December 212, artists are expected to attend monthly meetings and training/development opportunities. Topics include: developing a 5-year plan, fundraising for artists, marketing, basic tools every artists needs, and many more.

* Along the way, you will receive one-on-one consultations about your artistic career from respected artists.

* Artists will be given a $2,000 seed grant for a demonstration project to curate an event or project highlighting their work. Up to $500 can be used for creative time for fellows. The remaining funds can be used for expenses such as space rental, event food, consultants, art supplies, etc.

The information is not available on the website yet at but the deadline is June 22, 2012. More details can be found at this link:

1 comment:

Peter Raposo said...

I just want to tell you that I love your book of poems. I haven't read it all but I'm getting there and I just love the poem Leuk Lao. Wish you all the best with your career.
Peter Raposo