The Abaraka Awards are given to African American women as one-time grants, up to $3,000.
San Antonio Ethnic Art Society (SAEAS), in conjunction with collectors Aissatou Sidime-Blanton and Stewart Blanton, created the biennial grants to support artistic projects that further the careers of early- to mid-career female artists and arts professionals, while promoting art interests among female youth under the age of 21.
Hone your skills as a historian, curator, appraiser, conservator or educator.
Financial assistance to ship and showcase artwork.
View the artwork Aissatou Sidime-Blanton and Stewart Blanton have collected.
San Antonio Ethnic Art Society Abaraka Awards Committee 19141 Stone Oak Parkway Box #104 San Antonio, Texas 78232
210/863-3497 * Saeas.firstname.lastname@example.org or Director@SidimeBlantonFund.org
Create a series and explore creative concepts.
"Abaraka" means "Thank You" in Madinka. It's our way of giving thanks.
Next Biennial Application Deadline: June 30, 2021