PURPOSE: Encouraging leadership and the sharing of good practices through professional development will advance our creative economy, support professionals and businesses, and enhance cultural dialog.
Total funds: $10,000
Cycle: Annually. Opportunities must take place in the calendar year the application is submitted.
Maximum Amounts for Scholarships: The costs of registration, travel and expenses up to $500 for programs which take place in Colorado, or up to $1,000 for programs that take place out-of-state, or $500 for on-line opportunities.
Details: Individuals may apply for any professional development opportunity they wish. In addition, we encourage participation in two specific programs:
- General eligibility. Meets all general eligibility requirements.
- Open to all. Anyone may apply once the general eligibility guidelines are met.
- Professional development opportunities must take place after the grant funding decision and within the calendar year the grant is awarded.
Deliberation. Applications are approved at the next meeting of the Boulder Arts Commission following the deadline.
- Contribution to Boulder culture
- Professional experience (resume)
DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATION: The first of each month beginning January 1, 2017, year round or until all funds run out.
Awards Announced: Next meeting of the Boulder Arts Commission following the deadline.
The application for Professional Development Grants is now closed. Awarded proposals can be found on this page. Check back in winter 2017 for the new deadlines.
The report form for Professional Development Scholarship Grants can be found through this link. After you you submit the report you’ll receive email confirmation and copy of the report via the email that you have included in the report. Contact Lauren Click at firstname.lastname@example.org or 720-564-2355 if you do not receive email confirmation.