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2014 South Florida Cultural Consortium Fellowhip for Visual and Media Artists flier
Created in 1985, the South Florida Cultural Consortium is an alliance of the local arts agencies of Martin, Palm Beach, Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe counties. The Consortium’s mission is to develop cultural excellence and accessibility through collaboration among our counties.

The arts agencies share strategies from the great cultural work in each of our communities and pool resources to initiate joint projects that take advantage of this collaboration.

See below for the current list of SFCC winners in Broward County and to get information on how to apply for the fellowship.

 2014 SFCC Fellowship Recipients

 Thumbnail of photograph from Richard LaBarbera's Lake Okeechobee, Florida series

Thumbnail of photograph of Jillian Mayer's RGB Box 2013 installation

 Thumnail of photograph of Ben Morey's

Richard LaBarbera

Jillian Mayer

Ben Morey

Demystifying the Process Application Workshop

How are recipients selected and how can an applicant improve his/her chances of being noticed? Find out at one of four workshops being offered across the South Florida region. Workshops generally run 90 minutes.

All South Florida professional artists, residing in the five counties mentioned, are eligible to apply. Artists must have resided and worked in one of the participating five counties the year prior to the application deadline and must apply from the county of their residence. Awards are made contingent on proof of residency.


When: Tuesday, September 8, 2015 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Location: ArtServe, 1350 E Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL



When: Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 2:30 PM

Location: PALM BEACH The Robert M. Montgomery, Jr. Building - 601 Lake Avenue, Lake Worth, FL

Please RSVP to 561.471.2901


When: Friday, September 11, 2015 - 11 AM

Location:Tropic Cinema - 416 Eaton Street

Please RSVP or 305.295.4369


When: Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 11 AM

Location:Stephen P. Clark Center - 111 NW 1st Street, Suite 625

Please RSVP to 305.375.4634

Matching Funds: Not required. 

Award Sizes: $7,500 and $15,000  No more than two fellowships of $7,500 may be awarded in each county.

Applications Available: September 1, 2015

Online Application: Cafe Call for Entry (

Application Deadline:
 Friday, October 30, 2015

Find out more about the application process

Consortium Members

The South Florida Cultural Consortium, formed in 1985, operates under an inter-local government agreement to coordinate projects and share resources for the growth of South Florida cultural activities, organizations and artists.  It provides regional cultural planning, new project development, statewide cultural marketing, information sharing, regional arts education training and support for ethnic and rural audience development.

   Arts Council of Stuart & Martin County Florida Keys Council of the Arts  Palm Beach Cultural Council

Broward, 954-357-7457, Earl Bosworth,

Miami-Dade, 305-375-4634, Michael Spring,

Martin, 561-287-6676, Nancy Turrell,

Palm Beach, 561-471-2901, Rena Minar Blades,

Monroe, 305-294-4406, Elizabeth Young,