Applications for those seeking composer grants for projects starting between Oct. 1, 1989 and March 31, 1990, must be postmarked by July 1, according to Meet the Composer/West, an agency of WESTAF (the Western States Arts Federation).
In cooperation with Meet the Composer, Inc., MTC/W seeks to increase recognition and exposure for composers throughout the West, and promote new music by providing performance opportunities.Awards are given to support composer appearance fees and travel expenses, to bring composers to lecture, perform or teach. Awards of not more than $1,000 are available to not-for-profit organizations such as arts groups, art centers, libraries, museums, churches and universities.
For futher information or application forms, contact Christopher Rustay, Western Arts Federation, 207 Shelby Street, Suite 200, Santa Fe, NM 87501, tel. 505-988-1166.