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Welcome to the Kentucky Arts Council's online application system.

Kentucky Arts Services OnLine (KASOL)

Be sure to read the program guidelines before beginning your online application. Note that when filling out an application, all fields are required.


TranspARTation Grant

Any Kentucky school, public or private, serving grades pre-K through 12, may apply for assistance with transportation costs to approved arts organizations.

Application opens: 09-01-2016      Application deadline: 11-15-2016

Click here for TranspARTation Grant Guidelines


Teaching Art Together Grant

Any teacher or group of teachers presently teaching in a Kentucky public or private school that supports preschool through grade 12 may apply for assistance with one- to four-week in-school artist residences.

Application opens: 08-03-2016      Application deadline: 10-14-2016

Click here for Teaching Art Together Grant Guidelines


Kentucky Arts Partnership Grant

Kentucky nonprofit organizations whose primary purpose is to provide year-round arts services and programs directly for the benefit of the public may apply for operating support.

Application opens: 11-01-2016       Application deadline: 01-17-2017

Click here for Kentucky Arts Partnershp Grant Guidelines


Kentucky Crafted Program

Visual and craft artists who are residents of Kentucky and are 18 years of age or older may apply.

Application opens: 06-14-2016       Application deadline: 08-15-2016

Click here for Kentucky Crafted Program Guidelines


Al Smith Individual Artist Fellowship/Emerging Artist Award

Professional Kentucky artists who are responsible for creating their own work, not interpreting the work of others.

Application opens: 12-08-2015       Application deadline: 02-16-2016

Click here for Al Smith Individual Artist Fellowship/Emerging Artist Award Guidelines


Performing Artists Directory

Professional individual artists, companies or groups in dance, theater, music and storytelling who have an established performance history. Applicants must be 18 years of age or older.

Application opens: 12-18-2015       Application deadline: 02-16-2016

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Teaching Artists Directory

Individual artists who are 21 years or older, reside in Kentucky and are proficient in developing lesson plans and working in a classroom setting.

Application opens: 02-15-2016       Application deadline: 03-15-2016

Click here for Teaching Artists Directory Guidelines