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Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund Awards More Than $290k

Posted: Thursday, June 13, 2019
Contact: Renee Bovee, 307-777-6312

The Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund board awarded $293,293.29 to 36 projects around the state at their recent grant review meeting in Thermopolis.

Awards were given to a wide variety of projects, from historic preservation, archaeological research, an petroglyph preservation and education to art exhibition, museum storage equipment, choirs and orchestra programming. Below is a complete listing of awards by county.

Albany County
Laramie Main Street Alliance, Pop Up Art Walk 2019, $3,200
Wyoming Public Media, Wind River Reservation Reporter, $23,000
The Wyoming Community Foundation, Operating Funds for Laramie Public Art Coalition, $6,000

Campbelll County
Campbell County Public Land Board (CAM-PLEX) DRUMLine LIVE!, $18,000

Carbon County
Town of Medicine Bow, Museum Archives and Artifacts Management Project #1, $1,823.89

Crook County
Crook County Museum District, Old Stoney Auditorium Ceiling Panels, $11,025

Fremont County
Central Wyoming College, Anthropology Department, The Dinwoody Holy Road, $12,519
Friends of South Pass, Sequencing Through Time and Place: The Carissa Mine Expansion Residency, $3,200
Lander Art Center, Art of Home: Wind River Reservation Art Show, $2,365
Lander Chamber of Commerce, Lander LIVE Outdoor Concert Series, 2019, $2,500
Lander Community Concerts Association, 2019-20 Concert Season: Two Concerts, $4,000
The Eastern Shoshone Tribal Historic Preservation Office, The Dinwoody Petroglyph Protection and Maintenance Project, $6,388.75
Wind River Visitors Center, Fort Washakie Student Audio Tour/TravelStorys Mobile App, Phase 2, $8,500
WyoFile, Studio Wyoming Review, $7,500
Wyoming PBS Foundation, State of Equality: 150 Years of Wyoming Women’s Suffrage, $15,000

Hot Springs County
Big Horn Basin Nature and Discovery Center Joint Powers Board, Petroglyph Wall and Native American Workshops, $10,000

Laramie County
Arts Cheyenne, A Compile of Creatives, $10,000
Ballet Wyoming, 2019-20 Fall and Spring Performances, $6,000
Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum, Gallery & Website Interactives Content Development, $5,000
Cheyenne Symphony Orchestra, Masterpiece 1 Concert and Hausmusik: To the Horizon with Zuill Bailey, Cello, $17,160
Wyoming State Archives, 1920-2020 The Centennial of the Transcontinental Air Mail in Wyoming Exhibit, $5,921

Natrona County
Nicolaysen Art Museum, Permanent Collection Stewardship: Storage System, $17,974
Casper Artists’ Guild, 2019 Wyoming Clay Festival & Pottery Sale, $6,766.65
Wyoming Symphony Orchestra, New Music Director Outreach, $8,000

Park County
Buffalo Bill Memorial Association (Buffalo Bill Center of the West), Women in Wyoming: Portraits and Interview of Women Who Shape the West exhibit, $7,000
City of Cody, Concerts in the Park 2019, $2,500
Rocky Mountain Dance Theatre, Wild West Spectacular, $8,000

Sheridan County
WYO Theater, Inc. Tandem Rehearsal Hall Studio Spaces, $15,000

Sublette County
Pinedale Fine Arts Council, Summer Soundcheck Concert Series, $5,000

Teton County
Art Association of Jackson Hole, 2019 Visiting Artist Workshop Series, $4,800
Community Center for the Arts, Resident Theater Support Fund, $6,250
Dancers’ Workshop of Jackson Hole, Hubbard Street Dance in extended residency, $5,000
Jackson Hole Chorale, Growing and Sustaining the Jackson Hole Chorale Singers Choir, $5,000
Jackson Hole Public Art, ArtSpot, $3,700
National Museum of Wildlife Art of the United States, Bisoncast, $7,500

Uinta County
Roundhouse Restoration, Inc., Evanston Water Tower Planning Project, Phase I, $11,700

For more information about the Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund grant program, visit the website at wyoculturaltrust.com, or call Renée Bovée, WCTF Program Coordinator, at 307-777-6312.