2014 Bronx Recognizes Its Own (BRIO) Artist Award
Interested in applying for a BRIO? This workshop will take you through the guidelines and application process.
Bronx Recognizes Its Own (BRIO) provides support for the artistic development of individuals creating works of literary, media, performing, and visual arts in the Bronx. A total of 25 BRIO grants of $3,000 each will be awarded to individual artists residing in the Bronx.
BRIO award winners must complete a one-time public service activity to receive their full award. The selection for awards is based solely on artistic excellence and is decided by a panel of arts professionals representing the various disciplines. Only artists living in the Bronx are eligible to apply for BRIO.
The Bronx Council on the Arts, a private non-profit membership organization is the officially designated cultural agency of the Bronx. For 50 years, BCA has been providing quality cultural services and arts programs to a multi-cultural constituency of our borough. A pioneering advocate for cultural equity, the
Bronx Council on the Arts nurtures the development of a diverse array of artists and arts organizations, and builds strong cultural connections in and beyond The Bronx.