The David Ross Fetzer Foundation for Emerging Artists Grant

SLAC is proud to partner with The David Ross Fetzer Foundation for Emerging Artists to offer a playwright 35 years of age or younger the chance to develop a new script.


The grant provides:

  • Travel and accommodations to Salt Lake City
  • A weeklong workshop with a professional director and company of actors 
  • A staged reading and post-play discussion at SLAC - free and open to the public


Now Accepting Applications for the 2017 grant. Download application pdfhere. Apply by March 1, 2017.


Past Winners:

2016 - Brynne Frauenhoffer for her play SYNCHRONICITY. Read more about her here.
Finalists: CHILL by Eleanor Burgess, SINNER-MAN by Liz Maestri, and PASSING TIME IN ANIMAL TOWN by Ryan Oliveira.

2015 - Katherine Vondy for her play THE FERMI PARADOX. Read about her here



For more information about this grant, contact Shannon Musgrave, Associate Artistic Director: 801-363-7522 or