Applications to present at the next Charlottesville SOUP are open! We’re looking for artists in need of funding to apply for the opportunity to win $2500 at our April meal. Do you have a project in mind or know someone who would be a good fit? Please help us spread the word by sharing the following information within your communities.

Artists with a project can apply for a SOUP grant to help pay their rent or other bills while their band goes on tour, to pay the tuition for a class they want to take, and more! The grant is open to artists of all mediums (visual artists, musicians, dancers, etc.). Examples of past SOUP presenters can be found here.

Applications are due on Friday, March 31 at 11:59pm. To apply, fill out this form and email 3 samples of work and a CV to

A community review panel will select four artists to present at the next SOUP meal, held on Tuesday, April 25.

Visit our website for more information about the (brief! easy!) application process.

Charlottesville SOUP