Our program focuses on awards to individual artists and writers with families. Specifically, the applicant must have at least one child under the age of 18.
After 6 years of biannual awards, the Foundation is moving to an annual award program in Fall 2016. We will make awards totaling $100,000 to twenty artists. Additionally, we will name ten award finalists.
The foundation offers awards in two major categories: visual arts and writing.
Writers may apply in one of the following categories:
- Creative Nonfiction
- Long Form Journalism
- Picture Books
- Early and Middle Grade Fiction
- Young Adult Fiction
- Graphic Novel
Visual artists may apply in one of the following categories:
At this time we are not accepting applications in the performing arts, film/video/tv (including screenplays), music, jewelry, pottery, and other crafts.
Details and Criteria
For all the details regarding our application process, please visit our application portal: