Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Kevin Spacey Foundation Grants

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KSF Artists of Choice are open to US and UK based artists who are forging a career in the arts with an exciting, innovative idea for: a play, a musical, a dance piece, a choir, a band or a short film. KSF Artists of Choice will receive a grant of up to £10,000 or $10,000 if based in the USA as well as mentoring from a high level industry professional and year round support from KSF.

We are now OPEN to receive applications from May 01 – May 29, 2015. You can apply via the button below.

Before you apply we ask you to carefully read the FAQ’s

Shortlisted applicants for KSF Artists of Choice will be invited to present their project idea to a panel of industry professionals on the following dates:
  • UK-based artists | London, Week of 8 June
  • US-based artists | New York City, Week of 15 June

We are unable to see shortlisted applicants outside of this timeframe or location. If you are a US or UK based artist who works outside of London or New York, we may be able to provide travel bursaries, which we will address should you be shortlisted.

The KSF Grants will be allocated in July 2015. Successful applicants will receive mentoring from an industry professional as part of the KSF Grant, which will be available to them until December 2015.

(This opportunity is open to permanent UK and US residents only at present although KSF is exploring how it might fund projects outside of the UK and US in the future.)