Marks Family Endowment in Fine Arts Marks Family Endowment in Fine Arts The Marks Family Endowment in Fine Arts supports programs and projects that enable SFA undergraduate or graduate students to perform, exhibit, or work in professional venues throughout the State of Connecticut. Applications are due via the website by 5:00 pm on April 13 2021. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered. Contact Information Note: If a group of students is applying for this award, one student should be included here as the primary contact for the group, and the others listed below.Name* First Last Student Admin. #*Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code AfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican SamoaAndorraAngolaAnguillaAntarcticaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaArubaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBoliviaBonaire, Sint Eustatius and SabaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBouvet IslandBrazilBritish Indian Ocean TerritoryBrunei DarussalamBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaCape VerdeCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaChristmas IslandCocos IslandsColombiaComorosCongo, Democratic Republic of theCongo, Republic of theCook IslandsCosta RicaCroatiaCubaCuraçaoCyprusCzech RepublicCôte d'IvoireDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEswatini (Swaziland)EthiopiaFalkland IslandsFaroe IslandsFijiFinlandFranceFrench GuianaFrench PolynesiaFrench Southern TerritoriesGabonGambiaGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGibraltarGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuadeloupeGuamGuatemalaGuernseyGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHeard and McDonald IslandsHoly SeeHondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIraqIrelandIsle of ManIsraelItalyJamaicaJapanJerseyJordanKazakhstanKenyaKiribatiKuwaitKyrgyzstanLao People's Democratic RepublicLatviaLebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacauMacedoniaMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaldivesMaliMaltaMarshall IslandsMartiniqueMauritaniaMauritiusMayotteMexicoMicronesiaMoldovaMonacoMongoliaMontenegroMontserratMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNamibiaNauruNepalNetherlandsNew CaledoniaNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNiueNorfolk IslandNorth KoreaNorthern Mariana IslandsNorwayOmanPakistanPalauPalestine, State ofPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPitcairnPolandPortugalPuerto RicoQatarRomaniaRussiaRwandaRéunionSaint BarthélemySaint HelenaSaint Kitts and NevisSaint LuciaSaint MartinSaint Pierre and MiquelonSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesSamoaSan MarinoSao Tome and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSeychellesSierra LeoneSingaporeSint MaartenSlovakiaSloveniaSolomon IslandsSomaliaSouth AfricaSouth GeorgiaSouth KoreaSouth SudanSpainSri LankaSudanSurinameSvalbard and Jan Mayen IslandsSwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTajikistanTanzaniaThailandTimor-LesteTogoTokelauTongaTrinidad and TobagoTunisiaTurkeyTurkmenistanTurks and Caicos IslandsTuvaluUS Minor Outlying IslandsUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuVenezuelaVietnamVirgin Islands, BritishVirgin Islands, U.S.Wallis and FutunaWestern SaharaYemenZambiaZimbabweÅland Islands Country Email* Enter Email Confirm Email Phone*School of Fine Arts Department*Art & Art HistoryDigital Media & DesignDramatic ArtsMusicMajor*Proposal List students who would be involved in the project.* 10 rows maximum. Use NA if not applicable. List faculty/staff who would be involved in the project. 10 rows maximum. Use NA if not applicable. Projected START date for the activity/event proposed.* Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY Projected END date for the activity/event proposed.* Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY Faculty/Staff Letter of Support*Accepted file types: doc, docx, pdf.A faculty or staff member must write a letter in support of this project. Please upload a Word document or PDF here. Institution/Venue Letter of Support*Accepted file types: doc, docx, pdf.A letter of confirmation from a staff member at the proposed venue (museum, gallery, theater, concert hall, etc.) must be included. It should confirm that the student(s) will be performing/exhibiting on the date(s) specified in the proposal. Please upload a Word document or PDF here. Note: it is the applicant’s responsibility to secure letters of support/confirmation and include them in the application. Separate letters will not be accepted.Project Narrative Please describe the activity/event:*What is the activity/event? When and where will it happen? Who is the target audience? How will this experience enhance the student participants’ creative practice and professionalism? 500 word maximum.BudgetThe maximum award is $5,000, with most awards in the $2,000-3,000 range. NOTES: • Depending on the nature of your project, you may or may not have expenses in each of these categories. • Make sure that your budget figures are as accurate as possible. • Compare prices across vendors and seek out cost-effective options. • Mileage can only be claimed when driving a personal car; for rental cars please submit gas receipts. See http://travel.uconn.edu/mileage-calculation/ for helpful information on mileage between Storrs and CT municipalities. • As a rough guide in determining the amount of any stipends for student participants, you may want to base it on the number of hours you will spend on this project paid at the minimum student labor rate (currently $10.10/hour). • At the end of the grant, any durable equipment purchased will belong to the School of Fine Arts and will be used for teaching.TRAVELMileage (.56 cents/mile; personal cars only)JustificationAmount Vehicle RentalJustificationAmount Gas (rental vehicles only)JustificationAmount MATERIALS and SUPPLIESDurable equipment (camera, lens, lighting, etc.)JustificationAmount Art supplies/musical scores/scripts/etc.JustificationAmount PhotocopyingJustificationAmount PrintingJustificationAmount PublicityJustificationAmount Student Participant StipendsJustificationAmount OtherJustificationAmount TOTAL BUDGET*CaptchaCommentsThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.