Dear Performing and Traditional Artists,
The Creative Work Fund is forwarding an item of potential interest to you: The Vilcek Foundation is seeking applications for three prizes of $50,000 each to young theatre professionals who demonstrate outstanding early achievement. This is the first time that the Foundation has accepted applications from theatre artists, a wonderful opportunity.
Applicants need to have been born outside the United States, and identify as one of the following:
- Playwright and Book Writer
- Designer for sets, costumes, lights, projections/video, sound, and/or puppetry
- Composer and Lyricist
All the best in your creative endeavors!
About the Creative Work Fund:
The Creative Work Fund is a program of the Walter and Elise Haas Fund supported
by a generous grant from The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.
For further information, or to see examples of previously funded projects,
visit creativeworkfund.org or call Jean Wong, Creative Work Fund Coordinator,
or Frances Phillips, Creative Work Fund Director, at 415-402-2793.