Application

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Apply for the CADD FUNd

 

December 19, 2016 – January 28, 2017 

 

 General Information for Applicants:

The jurors will be choosing projects that represent a diversity of approaches and mediums. We seek to fund a project from a variety of disciplines including performances, publications, public projects, interactive pieces, and studio-based work.

  • Application Period: December 19, 2016 – January 28, 2017.

  • Six Finalists will be announced February 13, 2017.

  • The CADD FUNd is $2500 to $7500+ and beyond.

  • The final amount of the FUNd is dependent on ticket sales to the event.

  • The winner will be chosen by the audience at the March 5 event.

  • Finalists will be required to make a presentation in person at the event Sunday, March 5.

  • There is no application fee.

  • Images of accepted finalists’ entries may be used for CADD FUNd publicity purposes.

  • The winner of this year’s award will be required to make a short presentation detailing how funds were used for his or her project at next year’s event in the spring of 2018.

Eligibility Requirements – Applicants must meet one of the following:

 

  • Applicant must have received a B.A. or B.F.A. from a program at an institution within a 100 mile radius of Dallas in 2015 or 2016.

  • Applicant must have completed an M.A. or M.F.A. program at an institution within a 100 mile radius of Dallas in 2015 or 2016.

  • Applicant must be currently enrolled in a M.A. or M.F.A. program at an institution within a 100 mile radius of Dallas in 2016.

Proposals will be evaluated with the following in mind:

  • Artistic Innovation

  • Community Impact

  • Feasibility – how much will you need, how long will it take, where will it take place.

Applicants must submit the following to caddfund2017@gmail.com PowerPoint format.

  • Page 1 – Artist Name and contact information

  • Page 2 – Artist resume

  • Page 3 – Statement about your work as a whole up to this point (200 words maximum).

  • Page 4 – Proposal outlining the name, scope and vision of your project with a declared dollar amount (400 words maximum).

  • Up to ten images in support of the project proposal

  • Last Page – Names and contact information of two references.

  • No application fee

  • Application process begins on December 19, 2016 and will end at midnight on January 28, 2017.

 

Application questions: Cohn Drennan, CADD FUNd Coordinator, caddfund2017@gmail.com