Grant Application Resources & Assistance

Grants office hours

The program staff of the North Carolina Arts Council are available by email if you have a specific question or if you would like to set up an appointment for a Zoom call. Staff will also be able to answer your grants questions during virtual office hours. Select the office hour you are interested in to register. 

Webinars

 

Staff contacts

If your work aligns with a specific art discipline, contact the program director that serves that art form. If you are unsure who to contact, email our Program Administrator Karen Tarkulich, who will help direct you to the right person.

Dara Silver
Senior Program Director
(919) 814-6531
Email Dara about visual arts, craft, and film

Kathleen Collier
Arts in Education Director 
& Accessibility Coordinator
(919) 814-6515
Email Kathleen about arts in education, arts accessibility, and arts in healthcare

Jeff Aguiar
Theater & Literature Director 
(919) 814-6512
Email Jeff about theater and literature

Jamie Katz Court
Music & Dance Director 
(919) 814-6502
Email Jamie about music, dance, and multi-disciplinary presenting

Zoe van Buren
Folklife Director
(828) 250-3123
Email Zoe about folk and traditional arts or community arts

Janelle Wienke
Arts in Communities Director
(919) 814-6506
Email Janelle about the Artist Support Grants

Karen Tarkulich
Program Administrator
(919) 814-6513
Email Karen if you are unsure who to contact

Grants Office
ncac.grantsoffice@ncdcr.gov


Accessibility
For accessibility questions or accommodation requests, please contact the North Carolina Arts Council's Arts in Education Director & Accessibility Coordinator, Kathleen Collier, at kathleen.collier@ncdcr.gov or 919-814-6515.