Phase 1 Process

  1. ​​Applicants submit their Phase 1 applications by January 23, 2020 at 3:00 pm.

  2. Arts Board staff reviews Phase 1 applications to determine compliance with basic eligibility requirements.

  3. Panelists receive copies of the Phase 1 applications to review and rank according to the evaluation criteria noted in the Phase 1 guidelines.

  4. Panelists determine the minimum rank score that is required for an applicant to be invited to submit a Phase 2 application.

  5. WAB invites eligible applicants on February 7​, 2020 to begin a Phase 2 application.