WSW Micro Grants

Applications for this opportunity are closed.

This year, WSW used GivingTuesday platform of global generosity to support artists with unrestricted micro grants up to $1500.

Supporting artists and their livelihoods is more important than ever, and we want to use this opportunity to do that in the simplest way possible: give artists money. We will be awarding this grant to a minimum of 10 artists, and 20% of total grants will be awarded to Ulster County residents.

We will be limiting the number of applications to 70. If you are an alumnx of WSW or have recieved funding from us in the past, you are not eligible for this grant, but are encouraged to share this opportunity in your community. WSW’s opportunities are open to all women and trans, intersex, nonbinary, and genderfluid people.


Key details:

Applications open: January 10
Applications close: After 70 applications, or on January 28, 11:59pm EST
Notification date: March 2022

Application form includes:

    • Name
    • Address
    • Phone Number
    • Email Address
    • Website (Optional)
    • One paragraph explaining who you are as an artist (200 words)
    • One paragraph explaining what you will do with the money granted (200 words)
    • Up to five images of recent work (digital specifications here)
    • Corresponding image script, which should include the title, medium, dimension, and date of each image

Head to our FAQ page for additional information.