Eligible applicants are architects, choreographers, composers, creative writers, designers, media artists, playwrights, visual artists, or solo theater artists who work with original material (including puppeteers, storytellers and performance artists). Multidisciplinary artists and artistic directors of theater or dance companies are also eligible. Selected artists will receive a grant award in the amount of $20,000 to cover housing, living, and professional expenses for either 1 artist or a collaborative team and up to $2,000 for round trip transportation for the artist.
For more information go to The Japan U.S. Friendship Commission website.