USArtists International supports performances by U.S. dance, music, and theater ensembles and solo artists invited to perform at important cultural festivals and performing arts marketplaces anywhere in the world outside the United States and its territories. In 2016-2017, Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation awarded more than $740,000 to performing artists through the USArtists International program.
Applications for Round 2 are due December 1, 2017 at 11:59 PM ET for engagements between March 15, 2018 and March 14, 2019. Click here for additional deadlines.
Thinking about applying? There's a webinar for you!
Two webinars are scheduled to assist potential applicants, and are most helpful when attended in sequence.
November 3: USArtists International: Am I eligible?2:00 - 3:00 PM ET | Sign me up!USArtists International: Am I eligible? provides program information for solo artists and performing arts ensembles considering an application to the USArtists International grant program. The webinar will highlight updates to the 2018 program guidelines. Attendees will leave with a clear idea about who and what type of projects USArtists International funds. New applicants, previous applicants, grantees and others interested in learning more about updates to the USAI program are welcome to join! A recording will be posted to the USAI website following the webinar.November 16: USArtists International: Tips & Pointers for Applicants2:00 - 3:15 PM ET | Sign me up!
In USArtists International: 2018 Tips and Pointers for Applicants, attendees will review updates to the online application, learn what criteria panelists use to evaluate applications and receive important tips for strengthening applications. This webinar is for new applicants, previous applicants, grantees and others interested in learning more about applying to USAI. All attendees should read USAI program guidelines prior to attending the webinar, as they are updated annually. A recording will be posted to the USAI website following the webinar.
Questions about USArtists International? Contact Program Officer, International Robyn Busch at email@example.com.