Americans for the Arts’ Annual Convention is coming to Chicago! Are you interested in joining your fellow arts and community leaders in the windy city but need a hand getting there?

Americans for the Arts is offering 46 scholarships; six full ride scholarships, twenty general convention scholarships, fifteen preconference scholarships, and new this year five practicing artist scholarships to members of Americans for the Arts. The deadline to apply is Thursday, February 26, 2015. Applicants must be individual members of Americans for the Arts or receiving benefits through a member organization. Applicants can apply for multiple scholarships but will only be awarded one to selected recipients. Scholarship recipients are selected on a competitive basis by a committee composed of Americans for the Arts staff and outside panelists. All applicants will be notified of their standing on Friday, March 20th.

You can learn more about this year’s scholarship opportunities or apply by visiting