East Texas Performing Arts, Inc. is granting one Gibson G-writer-EC acoustic electric guitar, with premium gig bag and a Fender Champion 20 practice amp to a deserving individual ($1900 value).

Applications must be submitted by December 31, 2023 to be eligible. Results will be announced by January 26, 2024.

Recipient will be selected by an independent panel based on apparent potential in music and financial need.

We have available only one guitar grant for the first six months of 2024.

The application requires some personal information and a short essay on why the panel should choose you.

By submitting this application, you agree that, if you should be awarded the grant, you agree to appear in images for our use on social media and our websites, and that you will be available for interviews by any media that wishes to write or post about the Gibson Grant.

There is no cost to apply.

This grant is made possible through the generosity and support of the Gibson Gives Foundation.