WESTPORT - Artists living in Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Hamilton, Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties may apply for Special Opportunity Stipends grants of up to $600 through the Arts Council for the Northern Adirondacks.
SOS grants are designed to help individual and collaborating artists take advantage of an imminent opportunity that will have a significant impact on their career or artistic development. The SOS program was developed by the New York Foundation for the Arts. Artists working in all disciplines of the arts - including literature, media arts, visual arts, music and theatre - may apply.
The deadline for opportunities taking place in July through October is Thursday, May 28. SOS deadlines fall three times a year in February, May and September.
For applications or more information, contact the ACNA at 962-8778 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional applications may be downloaded on the NYFA Web site, www.nyfa.org.
All applications must be received by the ACNA offices by May 28 at 5 p.m.