Windsor Endowment for the Arts (WEA) welcomes grant applications for 11 art grants totalling $29,000; or for nominations for one of their 4 Art Leadership Awards of merit via their online application platform now until 11:59 p.m. on Friday, March 25, 2022. The WEA Arts Awards and Grants available for 2022 are:
Arts Leadership Awards – Four awards of merit are presented to recognize and celebrate outstanding
individuals, philanthropists, businesses and/or organizations devoted to the arts in the following areas: Community, Literary, Performing, and Visual Arts.
Emerging Artist Grants – $3,000 each. Three grants are presented to support the professional and creative development of emerging artists in the following areas: Literary Arts, Performing Arts, and Visual Arts.
NEW for 2022 – Emerging Artist in Film Arts Grant – $3,000. One grant is presented to a local filmmaker to create a short fiction film, short documentary, or feature-length documentary.
ArtsInfrastructure Grants – $3,000 each. Four grants are presented to individual professional artists / arts professionals, ad hoc groups, collectives, organizations and businesses dedicated to developing the arts in the following areas: Community Arts, Literary Arts, Performing Arts, and Visual Arts.
Elizabeth Havelock Grant in the Arts – $2,000. One grant is presented to foster and support the artistic excellence of the mid-career artist in any artistic discipline.
The Morris and Beverly Baker Foundation Youth Grant in the Arts – $2,000. One grant is presented to a graduating high school student registered in an arts program at a college or university.
The Eric Jackman Youth Grant in the Arts – $1,000. One grant is presented to a Grade 11 or Grade 12 student who completes a summer internship at an arts organization in 2022.