Special Grants for Folk Alliance Conference Attendees


Mid-America Arts Alliance is proud to partner with Folk Alliance International to provide support for presenters attending the Folk Alliance International conference February 15-19, 2017.

Folk Alliance International’s annual conference is the largest gathering for the folk music industry and community, gathering 2,500 delegates from twenty¬†countries and gathering an incredibly diverse range of the world’s top folk talent. To view official showcase artists, click here.

As part of this partnership, FAI will provide a waived $500 registration for first-time presenter attendees and discounts for returning presenters. If interested, contact Alex Mallett at development@folk.org.

In support, M-AAA will offer travel grants for presenters or venue representatives¬†from our region (Arkansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Texas) who are attendees. To apply for M-AAA’s travel grant, complete the Folk Alliance International Conference Travel Grant form. Please note: you must be registered for the conference and travel more than 50 miles one way to be eligible for grant support.