Artists to Authors Fellowship

Fellowship Overview

Artists to Authors is a competitive, paid fellowship offered by Arts Partners in collaboration with Storytime Village and the Wichita Public Library

Fellows will learn to develop a culturally relevant children’s book for publication and produce a video, both focused on increasing K-2nd grade literacy and social/emotional skills. Fellows will receive a $1000 stipend. 

Published books will be added to the Advanced Learning Library’s collection and used to inspire arts integrated learning in elementary classrooms in Wichita and surrounding districts. 

Important Dates

Virtual Q&A: Saturday November 20th from 2-3pm 

Deadline to Apply: December 10th, 2021

Notification: December 20th, 2021 

Class meets once a week on Thursdays from 5:30 to 8:00pm

January 13th- May 5th (no class during spring break, March 7th-11th) 

Fellowship Meeting Location

Advanced Learning Library

711 West 2nd St N

Wichita, KS


Partnering Organizations

Apply Here by December 10!

Artists to Authors Fellowship Application

If you do not have a resume, please fill out the additional form below. If you uploaded a resume, the additional form below can be skipped.

Artist to Authors Fellowship without Resume

Use this form if you do not have a resume to upload.

List any relevant experience paid or unpaid, including your most recent job. Please include relevant duties within these positions.
Please list any art awards, exhibitions, publications, projects, workshops, memberships, or displays that you have previously been a part of.
If completed, please list graduation date.
Please list up to ten skills relevant to your art and/or this project.
Please list any extra details or positions that you think would make you a great candidate for this project.