completing the

Art Meets Activism Application

The 2017 application is now available! If you are still deciding whether to apply, you can preview the application questions first here. You may find it useful to review the questions in advance so that you are better prepared when you log in to the online system.

Once you are ready to apply, you can access the online application portal here. You will find instructions for how to create an account and get started on your application. You will be able to save your work and return to it as many times as you need to between now and the deadline. Applications must be submitted by March 3, 2017, at 5 pm EST.

The information below is designed to provide further assistance as you are working through each section of your application, including frequently asked questions, examples, accepted file formats, and more.  If you still have questions after reviewing these materials, please contact Jenrose at 502-562-0045 or


1. Completing the Form

2a. Summary

2b. Activities

2c. Feminism

2d. Results

2e. Social Change Impact

3. Preparing a Budget

4. Composing a Biographical Statement

5. Submitting a Current Work Sample

For instructions on how to create a photo slideshow, click HERE.

For instructions on how to create a web link for video, click HERE.

6. Letters of Recommendation

What You Need to Know Now About Receiving a Grant


KFW is committed to making sure our grant programs are available and accessible to all Kentucky artists, regardless of technological access or experience. If at any point you have problems or need assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us. You can e-mail Jenrose Fitzgerald, Grant Program Manager, at or call 502-562-0045 to reach KFW staff. We are all in this together, and we are happy to help in any way we can!