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Mar
8
Fri
Deadline: Arts Scholarship @ Campbell House
Mar 8 @ 5:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Deadline: Arts Scholarship @ Campbell House

The Arts Council of Moore County’s Barnes-Travis Arts Scholarship was established in 2000 with the goal to provide support to Moore County middle and high school students with a demonstrated talent and interest in the arts. The scholarship may be used for such items as fees for a music or art camp, studying dance at a local dance company, or taking private lessons with an art or music teacher. [NOTE: These scholarships may NOT be used to fund college attendance.]

The scholarship program is named for Harry Barnes and Vaud Ancil Travis, III, two long-time and strong supporters of the Arts Council of Moore County and the arts throughout Moore County. Additional funds have been created in someone’s honor or memory. These funds include:

  • Barnes-Travis Arts Scholarship – This scholarship is awarded to applicants wishing to pursue their interest in any arts genre.
  • Carol Lawson Rouhier Visual Arts Scholarship – Awarded in memory of Moore County artist and longtime Arts Council member, Carol Lawson Rouhier, this scholarship is awarded to applicants wishing to pursue their interest in the visual arts.
  • Sara Schrock Theatre Scholarship – Awarded in memory of actor, Sara Schrock, this scholarship is awarded to applicants wishing to pursue their interest in theatre.
  • Laine Lea Classical Ballet Scholarship – Awarded in honor of Laine Lea, this scholarship is awarded to applicants who reside in Moore County and wish to study classical ballet.

Since the Barnes-Travis Arts Scholarship’s inception, the Arts Council has awarded 129 scholarships in the amount of $46,105 to middle and high school students pursuing their interest in the arts.

Aug
23
Fri
Grant Deadline: Grassroots Grant @ Campbell House
Aug 23 @ 5:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Grant Deadline: Grassroots Grant @ Campbell House | Southern Pines | North Carolina | United States

If your nonprofit organization or school is planning an arts project in Moore County and you need funds to help get the project off the ground, the Arts Council of Moore County can help through the NC Arts Council’s Grassroots Arts Program. Grassroots Grants may be used for expenditures to conduct quality arts programs or operate an arts organization. Examples of arts programs that are commonly funded with Grassroots funds include: performances, festivals, art exhibitions, after-school arts programs, artist residencies in schools, arts camps, classes, workshops, art walks and studio tours.

GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Friday, August 23, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

Visit www.MooreArt.org to learn more.