Frequently Asked Questions

How much does the Virtual National Arts Marketing Project Conference cost?

Access to the 1.5 day virtual event costs $149 for Americans for the Arts Members and $199 for Non-Members. 

 

Member

Nonmember

Full Access

$149

$199

How do I register for the Virtual National Arts Marketing Project Conference?

To register for the event, click here for the registration webpage.

For assistance with registration, please view the ArtsU Getting Started Page. For additional support, you may email events@artsusa.org.

Do I need to be a Member of Americans for the Arts to Register?

No, the event is open to everyone. Members receive access to a lower rate.

To take advantage of the Member rate, you must purchase a membership PRIOR to registering for the event. If membership is purchased after registering for the event, we will not be able to adjust registration rates retroactively. Please note, that Americans for the Arts membership cannot be added to your registration for the Virtual National Arts Marketing Project Conference.

Even if deciding not to add membership you will need to create an ArtsU account in order to register for the event. To create an account, visit this page and follow the instructions.

Are there any scholarship opportunities available to attend the National Arts Marketing Project Conference?

Yes, we have a plethora of scholarship opportunities available ranging from those specific to emerging leaders, leaders of color, individuals working in/with rural-based organizations, to general scholarships. This year, we are thrilled to also offer scholarship opportunities for LGBTQIA+ Leaders in the field! You can visit our Resource Page for an in-depth list of opportunities and to submit a request for scholarship. Please note: You must have an account with Americans for the Arts and be logged in and to access the form.

The deadline to apply is Monday, November 16 at 9 AM (ET). Priority will be given to members of Americans for the Arts(Not a member? Join today!) Individuals may apply for multiple scholarships they would like to be considered for, but selected applicants will be awarded only one scholarship.

How do I register a group for the Virtual National Arts Marketing Project Conference?

We are able to offer group registrations for organizations or universities looking to have multiple attendees gain access to our virtual content. In order to register as a group–a request for group registration of four or more registrants from one organization or school must be submitted to events@artsusa.org. Following that request, an invoice for the group will be created and once the invoice is paid each individual in the group will be able to access the virtual conference content after creating an ArtsU (artsu.americansforthearts.org) account. 

How do I access the live event?

To access the live event, return to the event page on the day of the event and locate the box on the right-hand side of the page with the title of the event. Click on that box, and an orange VIEW LIVE EVENT button will appear. Click on the button and the virtual session will launch in a new window. Please note: this button will not become visible until five minutes before the event. For further assistance, please see the ArtsU Getting Started Page.

What if my schedule changes and I can't make an event?

All sessions for the virtual event will be recorded and available for replay after the live event. Everyone who registered for the event will receive an email when the recording is ready. To access the archived recordings, return to the event page and locate the box on the right-hand side with the title of the event. Click on that box, and an orange VIEW VIDEO button will appear. Click on the button, and the video will open. For further assistance, please see the ArtsU Getting Started Page.

What is your commitment to equity, inclusion, and accessibility for this virtual event?

To support a full creative life for all, we at Americans for the Arts commit to championing policies and practices of cultural equity that empower a just, inclusive, and equitable nation. We are committed to making our meetings and events as safe, equitable, and inclusive as possible. Attendees needing accommodations may contact us at events@artsusa.org to specify their needs for the virtual event.

In addition, we have enacted improved opportunities for all to fully participate:

  • We offer a variety of scholarship opportunities to provide greater access to our meetings and events.
  • We also record and archive all our virtual presentations (including Keynotes and Breakouts) for all those registered to access post-event and will release the Keynote for free after the live event on our YouTube channel.
  • Americans for the Arts will live caption all our keynote and breakout presentations and provide transcripts (when possible) after the event.
  • New This Year! We are also excited to provide an ASL interpreter for the Keynote Presentation!

Americans for the Arts Policies & Procedures

By registering for the Virtual National Arts Marketing Project Conference, you agree to our event Policies & Procedures and Code of Conduct.

Click here to read the full Americans for the Arts Policies & Procedures and Code of Conduct.