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CREATE Adopt an Artrepreneur Program

Through CREATE at Metro State University in Denver, Grand County will sponsor two Artrepreneurs. These Artrepreneurs will be Creatives who are ready to “Turn their Business into a Work of Art” through mentorship over the course of 12-18 virtual sessions
Don’t miss out on this chance to receive a scholarship in the Adopt-the-Creative-Program that is being sponsored by Grand County Economic Development and presented by CREATE MSU Denver which provides “Customized Virtual Business Advising to Creatives” to help a creative business move their business forward.

The call for entry for the Adopt the Creative program has been entered and is available October 1, 2014.

Website:  APPLY HERE
Title: Adopt the Creative Program through CREATE MSU Denver
Application Dates: October 1, 2014 –October 31, 2014
Coupon Code: GRAND1 (they have to put this in to waive the $20 fee.)
Announcement date: November 14, 2014

Instructions and qualifications are all listed in the call for entry. They are only accepting applicants in the arts (fine art, sculpture, photography, jewelry, etc.), music and fashion industries and must be 18 years and older at this time.

They will contact the Grand County adoptee. If we do not receive enough application for our call, then we may adopt up to four Grand county creatives. The odds could be in your favor to apply.

For all the applications, the judges will be CREATE staff and Board of Advisors.

They will be selecting one adoptee from Grand County for our donation into the program. If they do not receive other open applications for the other 4 spots listed in the call, they may use some of Grand Counties. The goal is to help as many creatives as possible.

So please follow detail below and please pass the word to other fellow creative folks! Good Luck.


To be eligible to apply, Creatives must be active participants in the First Tuesdays Workshops and the Grand Creatives. This is a great opportunity to improve and learn, so don’t miss out! Email for questions.


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