2022 South Dakota Arts Conference

Call for Proposals

Arts South Dakota and the South Dakota Arts Council invite you to submit a proposal for the 2022 State Arts Conference, May 19-21 in Rapid City, SD.

During the 2022 State Arts Conference, there will be twelve professional development components that include seminars, workshops, and panel discussions. We welcome submissions that appeal to all ideas and topics as they relate to the arts in South Dakota.

KEY DATES

  • Call for Conference Proposals Open: September 15-November 1, 2021
  • Acceptance Notifications: Mid-December 2021
  • Registration Opens: March 1, 2022

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
All proposals must include a minimum of three (3) learning objectives. These should be clear, concrete, and have direct applicability to the field.

FORMAT
We are looking for a variety of session formats: proposals may be submitted as panels, interactive workshops, research, or discussions! Each session length is set to 1 hour and 15 minutes. We are seeking as fully-formed a session proposal as possible.

TOPICS
Topics/tracks may include, but aren’t limited to: advocacy, digital marketing, equity, inclusion, diversity, arts education, arts & healing/health, fundraising, grant writing, non-profit management, board development, rural arts, & tourism. Proposal ideas are endless.  To read what participants suggested after the 2020 State Arts Conference, click here.

Submit a proposal on behalf of yourself as the intended presenter.
Open September 15-November 1, 2021

SUBMIT A PROPOSAL

Suggest a topic, session or speaker to be presented by someone else.
Open September 15-November 1, 2021 

SUGGEST A SESSION, TOPIC OR SPEAKER