Virginia Liebeler Biennial Grants for Mature Women (Art)
To advance creative purpose in art.
Interested parties must send a stamped addressed envelope to receive current information.
Open to women over 35 years of age who wish to pursue special work in their field of art, letters or music. Applicants must be citizens of the United States of America. Current and past recipients are not eligible for this award.
- Every 2 years
$1,000. The award may be used for college, framing, research or any creative purpose that furthers a career in the creative arts.
Applicants must; (a) send proof of age and United States of America citizenship (copy of birth certificate, passport ID page, voter's registration card and a driver's license or a state ID, if possible). Driver's license alone is not proof of citizenship; (b) enclose a 1 page cover letter describing how they intend to use the grant money, if awarded the grant, and any relevant information about themselves; (c) enclose a US$8 check made payable to NLAPW with submission; (d) enclose a stamped addressed envelope/mailer with sufficient postage for the return of the submission; (e) provide their name, address, telephone number and e-mail address on the cover page of submission; submit three 4×6 or larger colour prints (no slides): oil, watercolor, acrylic, mixed media, original works on paper etc. submit three 4×6 or larger photos of sculpture; and for photography, submit three 4×6 or larger prints in colour or black and white.
The National League of American Pen Women (NLAPW) exists to promote women in the creative arts including art, writing and music.