• SHAUN GRIFFIN

    NEVADA STATE POET LAUREATE

    Griffin’s term: May 2024 – April 2026

    Governor Lombardo has appointment Shaun Griffin to serve as the next Nevada State Poet Laureate to propagate the art of poetry and encourage literacy and learning at events and through initiatives during his term.

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    COMMUNITY ARTS DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST

    Northern Nevada

    This position provides networking, training and funding to non-profit arts organizations, local arts agencies, municipalities, public institutions, community organizations, and businesses.

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    GUIDELINES NOW AVAILABLE

    Select grants accepting applications

    The FY25 Grant Guidelines are available to review. Be sure to review all guidelines to know when grants will be opening in advance!

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    Browse our directory of community job opportunities (some paid, some unpaid) and submit your own to be featured on this page.

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NEVADA ARTS COUNCIL

enriching the lives of all Nevadans

RECENT NEWS

RELEASE: Nevada Governor Joe Lombardo Appoints Shaun Griffin As Nevada State Poet Laureate through April 2026

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, May 8, 2024 Nevada Governor Joe Lombardo Appoints Shaun Griffin As Nevada State Poet Laureate through April 2026 The Nevada Arts Council, a division of the […]

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release: Nevada Arts Council Hosting Three Day Arts Conference, Intersections, May 30 through June 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, April 12, 2024 Nevada Arts Council Hosting Three Day Arts Conference, Intersections, May 30 through June 1 – The organization is inviting artists, educators, businesses and […]

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BUY AN ARTS LICENSE PLATE

supporting k-12 arts learning

Nevada’s first Arts License Plate is available at DMV field offices statewide. The plate, designated by DMV as the “Children in the Arts” license plate, is available in a standard or personalized format. If you are interested in a standard format, the initial cost will be $51 dollars with an annual renewal fee of $20 in addition to all other registration fees.

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