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August 2, 2022

Greater Columbus Arts Council Awards Second Cycle of Support for Professional Artists Grants of 2022

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Board of Trustees at the Greater Columbus Arts Council (Arts Council) approved the following grants this month: 204 Support for Professional Artists grants totaling $242,348.

Support for Professional Artists

Support for Professional Artists grants are intended to assist individual artists and groups of artists creating together on a permanent basis in making new art, growing artistic skills and marketing to a broader audience.

Band/Ensemble

Abel $2,000
A Cure for Love $1,800
Boomshanka $1,200
Connections $2,000
Flautango $1,000
Flogo Shaggins $2,000
Laura Camara and the Jake Reed Jazz Trio $2,000
Long Tall Deb & Colin John $2,000
Sacred Music and Utpola Borah Group $2,000
Tony Hagood Trio $2,000
Wastemen $2,000
Waves de Aché $2,000
Wicked Messenger $2,000

TOTAL: $24,000

 

Individual

Abeer Abo-Shihata $1,197
Max Adrian $1,200
Seth Alexander $1,000
Cristyn Allen-Steward $1,200
Joseph Amadio $1,199
Cynthia Amoah $1,200
Amber Apel $1,193
Nicholas Arganbright $1,200
Shelley Baird $1,000
Kat Barnhart $1,000
George Barrie $1,200
Noah Beamon Spore $1,200
Dorian Bell $1,200
Edna Mae Berkey $1,200
Lauren Best $1,075
Laura Bidwa $1,200
Kevin Bilapka $1,200
Aaron Bishara $1,050
Joel Blaeser $1,059
Carrie Boerio $1,200
Ricky Borgia $1,200
Jessica Boushie $1,200
Rick Braveheart $1,177
KaTanya Brewer $1,200
Julie Yvette Brice $1,200
Meghan Buchanan $1,200
Tiffani Buck $1,200
Rebecca Burdock $1,200
Christopher Burk $1,005
Michael Bush $1,170
Molly Cairney $980
Derrick Callender $1,200
Karen Campbell $732
Madi Cano $1,200
Maggie Cappelletti $1,200
Jonathan Capps $1,200
Abby Carter $1,200
Christian Casas $915
Randall Chafins $1,200
Belinda Channels $1,200
Edwin Channels $1,200
Olivia Chapman $1,200
Craig Chavis, Jr. $720
Terreece Clarke $1,200
Tiffany Cook $1,200
Jennalee Cook $1,200
Lydia Cornett $1,200
Joseph Cross $1,200
Miles Curtiss $1,200
Katie Davis $1,200
Tara DeFrancisco $750
Natalie Della Selva $870
Sheila Denanyoh $1,200
Rocco Di Pietro $1,200
Gus Dieker $1,200
Al DiLorenzo $1,200
LaToya Dowdell-Burger $1,200
Jessica Driscoll $1,173
Sara Dzwonczyk $1,125
Steven Elbert $1,200
Maggie Ervin $1,200
Sydney Frank $543
Alexandra Fresch $1,200
Stasha Gacpar $1,200
Maria Gallagher $1,040
Sabrina Garcia-Santos $1,200
Chris Gatton $1,200
Christopher Genheimer $1,200
Melanie Gillman $1,200
Praise Godswill $1,035
Antonio Gonzalez $1,200
Tavian Gray $645
Nakita Griffin $1,000
Keith Griffin $1,200
Amy Haggard $1,200
Larry Hamill $1,200
Colette Harrell $1,200
Samantha Harthoorn $1,200
AJ Heckman $1,200
Kayla Holdgreve $1,200
Lucas Holmes $1,200
Eric Homan $1,075
Lisa Horkin $1,200
Jamie Hoy $1,200
Jessica Hughes $1,182
Candice Igeleke $1,200
Grayson James $1,200
Jewell Jessie $1,200
TeeShanee Johnson $1,200
Samuel Johnson $1,200
Tala Kanani $1,200
Maxwell Kilcup $1,200
William Klein $1,200
Denise Lancaster $1,200
Frank Lawson $1,200
Nathaniel Linek $1,200
Noah Lint $744
Brenda Lloyd $1,200
Amanda Love $1,200
Claire Lowe $1,200
Ana Lowe $1,200
Louise Mackey $1,200
Elizabeth Mandic-Nowac $1,200
Fredrik Marsh $1,200
LaTosha Matthews $1,105
Dominique Mattox $1,200
Andrew Maughan $1,200
Nyama McCarthy-Brown $1,200
Alexis McCrimmon $1,200
Trek Micacchione $1,200
Cody F. Miller $1,200
Julie Miller $1,200
Alexis Mitchell $1,200
Lawrence Mitchell $410
Arta Moayeri $1,200
Sonje Moore $1,200
Kristin Morris $1,200
Marcus Morris $1,186
Chloe Napoletano $1,200
Aleesha Nash $995
Eric Nassau $1,200
Ardine Nelson $1,200
Brad Noble $1,115
Patricia Nolan $1,100
Ken Nurenberg $1,200
Stokley Onuba $1,200
Carmen Ostermann $1,200
Claudia Owusu $1,200
Alexander Paat $1,150
Rourke Papania $1,200
Bradley Pargeon $1,200
Emma Parker $1,200
Kelleyanne Pearman-Leasure $1,200
Howard Peppercorn $1,200
Evangelia Philippidis $1,200
Jerry Pierce $1,200
Samantha Pitts $900
Xuena Pu $1,199
Sharone Putter $1,200
Sadia Rehman $1,199
Nate Ricciuto $1,200
Erica Rodney $1,186
Stephanie Rond $1,200
Sydney Rose $1,200
Ethan Rucker $1,200
Eliana Saari $1,200
Laura Sanders $1,050
Mireya Schoo $1,200
Don Scott $1,200
Cheyenne Shigley $152
Josiah Six $1,200
Ben Slobodien $1,200
Andy Smith $1,200
Jesse Smith $1,200
Lydia Smith $1,200
Garrett Sohnly $1,100
Mary Steigerwald $1,200
Luke Stettner $1,200
Vernon Strain II $1,200
Spencer Stultz $1,200
Robert Tavani $1,185
Z. F. Taylor $1,200
Sheila Terry $1,200
Paisha Thomas $1,200
Naneyere Thomas $1,096
Jonathan Thomas $1,200
Jared Thorne $1,000
Molly Todd $1,200
Whitley Trusler $1,200
Mason Uhrig $720
Hans Utter $1,200
Anna VanWalsen $752
Melissa Vogley Woods $1,200
Rachel Wagner $900
Antuan Walker $1,200
Tianshu Wang $1,200
Ana Maria (Ria) Waugh $1,200
Weiting Wei $1,000
Jason Weihl $1,200
Karin Weston $1,194
Allison Whisman $1,200
Maria White $1,200
Quatric Williams $1,200
Corey Williams $1,200
Chyna Williams $1,200
Aaron Wilson $1,200
Carmen Winant $1,200
Lynne Wise $1,200
Aimee Wissman $1,200
Mark Zonakis $1,000
David Zuppo $1,200

TOTAL: $218,348

For more information on community funding, including guidelines and upcoming deadlines, go to gcac.org or contact the Grants & Services team at grants@gcac.org or (614) 224-2606.

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