Funding for Artists

$100-$1000 grants.

Telluride Arts provides grants to artists developing site-specific installations, lectures and performances developed for the event. 


Audience Choice Prize

$2000 best overall team.

The Audience Choice Prize is awarded to the team that has put together the most compelling venue through their collaborative effort.

Juried Individual Prize

$200 for five individuals.

The individual prizes are awarded by a team of judges with diverse expertise to honor extraordinary individual talent and effort at the event.




Stipends for Chefs

Chefs are a key component in the weekend. Every venue has a team, and each team is required to have a chef.

Chefs are tasked with preparing decadent light bites for approximately 400 people.

Each chef is provided with a stipend of $900. Limit of one chef stipend per venue.