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Folk & Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Grants

By March 23, 2022Blog

Apply Now—Folk and Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Grants

Applications are due April 18, 2022. 

Rivers of Steel is excited to announce the official call for applications for the 2022 – 2023 Folk and Traditional Arts Apprenticeship grants through the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts.

Open to folk and traditional artists from across the state of Pennsylvania, these grants provide funding over a one-year period to a partnership between a master artist and a qualified apprentice, enabling them to work together for in-depth learning that encompasses the acquisition of techniques and artistry as well as the context of the culture. Apprenticeships are offered annually in both performing and craft traditions.

Interested artists can read more about the grants guidelines and download an application here. All applications must be submitted to Dana Payne at by April 18, 2022.

Learn more! Watch the video below or read the news release.

Folk & Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Grants