Artist Support Grant

Region #10 (Caswell, Rockingham, Stokes, Surry, Yadkin)

2024-2025 Application OPENING THIS SUMMER

NC Arts Council Artist Support Grant / Region 10:

Caswell, Rockingham, Stokes, Surry, Yadkin Counties

Application Timeline:  TBA

Grant Award Range:  $500 – $1,500


Applicants!  If you have questions regarding the Artist Support Grant for Region 10, please begin your conversation with your local arts organization.
Caswell Council for the Arts: / 336 694-4474
Rockingham County Arts Council: / 336 355-5783
Stokes County Arts Council:  / 336 593-8159
Surry Arts Council: / 336 786-7998
Yadkin Arts Council: / 336 679-2941

For email or US Mail applications, please use the following;

Stokes County Arts Council

P.O. Box 66

Danbury, NC 27016


336 593-8159, Eddy McGee


This Project was supported by the N.C. Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural & Cultural Resources.



Region #10 (Caswell, Rockingham, Stokes, Surry, Yadkin)

2023 Grant Winners


Justine Luzwick (Yadkin) –Complete the setup and installation of a home pottery studio. Purchase supplies and materials and support the electrical installation of a kiln.


Kaitlyne Colbert (Surry) – Create audio / visual recordings and headshots to market artist as an opera / musical theatre singer.


Mary Ryan (Rockingham) – Paint a series of new works of 2d art on large canvases to market muralist services, skills and ideas.


Melissa Watson (Stokes) – Photography project to document NC trails, greenways and blueways to coincide with NC’s “Year of the Trail 2023” initiative.


Nicole Stockburger (Surry) – Attend the largest annual writer’s conference, AWP Conference, to connect professionally and socially with writing mentors and peers and promote her recently published poetry works. 


Nicole Uzzell (Stokes) – Create a papermaking studio “on the go” to teach this medium to smaller communities, including school districts and community art centers.


Kathryn Gauldin (Rockingham) – Community weaving project that includes building easy to set up temporary tapestry looms to invite the public to participate in creating a woven tapestry.


Darrius Flowers (Stokes) – To improve his public performance and studio recording sound quality through the purchase of mixer, microphones, and cables.