10 Vermont arts groups to get grants from the NEA

May 26, 2019

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Ten Vermont organizations are getting grants through the Art Works program of the National Endowment for the Arts.

The Vermont Arts Council will receive more than $724,000 to support arts programs, services and activities associated with carrying out the agency’s National Endowment for the Arts-approved strategic plan.

Among the organizations that will be receiving grants in Vermont are New Music On The Point in Brandon, which will receive $10,000 to support the John Luther Adams Festival.

The Flynn Center for the Performing Arts in Burlington will receive two separate $35,000 grants to support a number of projects, including the Burlington Discover Jazz Festival.

The grants are part of $80 million for 1,114 new awards in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and 4 U.S. jurisdictions.

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