Artists Fellowship Program
The Nevada Arts Council awards six Fellowships of up to $5,000
per year to outstanding Nevada artists.
Artist in Residence Program
Provides residencies for professional Nevada artists to attend schools and communities
for up to four months to participate in various workshops.
The Nevada Folklife Apprenticeship Program is designed to preserve the traditional arts of
all Nevada's different cultural and ethnic communities by funding master artists to pass
on their skills to talented Nevada apprentices within the same cultural group.
Governor's Arts Awards
Provides up to six awards each year to outstanding Nevada artists and arts producing
organizations. The six awards are as follows: Excellence in the Arts, Excellence in
Folk Arts, Service to the Arts: Organizations & Individuals, Service to the Arts:
Business & Patrons, Arts and Education.
To apply for or get more information on any of the state programs listed on this page, contact the
Nevada Arts Council: