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Kentucky Rural-Urban Exchange awarded Art Works grant of $45,000, announces 2019 Learning Cohort

The Kentucky Rural-Urban Exchange (RUX) has been awarded an Art Works grant of $45,000 by the National Endowment of the Arts for Art of the Rural. The agency received 1,592 Art Works applications for this round of grantmaking and will award 95 grants in the Presenting and Multidisciplinary Works category of Art Works, which is the Arts Endowment’s principal grantmaking program. “These awards, reaching...

National Endowment for the Arts gives state arts groups almost $800,000 in grants

Almost $800,000 is coming to Kentucky arts organizations from the latest round of grants by the National Endowment for the Arts, including more than $700,000 to the Kentucky Arts Council.   The KAC will receive $710,500 for its 2015 operating budget through NEA state partnership agreement grants.   Other organizations receiving NEA funding are:   • $15,000 to Danville’s Pioneer...