NEFA Webinars About Public Art Learning Fund

The Public Art Learning Fund provides grants of $500 to $2,000 to support professional development opportunities for New England artists to strengthen their public art practices. Through the Public Art Learning Fund, NEFA intends to foster the continued development of more equitable, inclusive, and vibrant public spaces and public life throughout New England. NEFA will be hosting three webinars in March about the grant and how to apply, March 19th, 5:30-7pm; March 24th, 5:30-7pm; and March 31st, 5:30-7pm.

Next Application Deadline: April 21, 2020

Eligibility criteria and funding priorities: https://www.nefa.org/PublicArtLearningFund

Sign up for an info session in March: https://www.nefa.org/events

Questions? Contact us at:

Kamaria Carrington (they/them/theirs) Program Coordinator, Public Art kcarrington@nefa.org

Kim Szeto (she/her/hers) Program Director, Public Art kszeto@nefa.org

Call for Artists + Photographers – Innovate Grants

Innovate Grant is an international initiative that supports photographers and artists through quarterly grants. We’ve simplified the grant process, so that artists and photographers can focus on making their innovative work. The work should speak for itself and our application reflects that.

Innovate Grant is now accepting submissions for the Spring 2020 cycle. Innovate Grant awards (2) $550.00 grants each quarter, to one Visual Artist and one Photographer. In addition to receiving a grant award, winners will be featured and recognized on our website and join a growing community of vibrant and talented artists. For more information and to apply visit https://innovateartistgrants.org

Recent Innovate Grant Winners 

Lynnea Holland Weiss

Winter Grant Recipient – Art

Dylan Hausthor

Winter Grant Recipient – Photography

Christine Atkinson

Fall Grant Recipient – Art

Brendon Kahn

Fall Grant Recipient – Photography

Joe Hedges

Summer Grant Recipient – Art

Leafy Yeh

Summer Grant Recipient – Photography

Margaret Jacobs

Spring Grant Recipient – Art

Ceaphas Stubbs

Spring Grant Recipient – Photography

Taylor O. Thomas

Winter Grant Recipient – Art

Shane Lavalette

Winter Grant Recipient – Photography

Category: Multiple disciplines and genres accepted

Deadline: May 7, 2020

Region: International

Awards: $550.00 Grants

Apply Online Today

https://innovateartistgrants.org

USArtists International Applications due April 1

USArtists International supports performances by U.S. artists at important cultural festivals and arts marketplaces around the globe. Committed to the presence of U.S. based artists on world stages, USArtists International provides grants to ensembles and individual performers in dance, music and theatre invited to perform at significant international festivals and performing arts markets.

USAI encourages and promotes the vibrant diversity of U.S. artists and creative expression in the performing arts by expanding opportunity and exposure to international audiences, encouraging international cultural exchange and enhancing the creative and professional development of U.S. based artists by providing connections with presenters, curators and artists around the world.  USAI extends the reach and impact of professional touring artists and ensembles from the United States and is committed to expanded touring opportunities for continued sustainability of U.S. artists.

USAI provides grants of up to $15,000 towards support of artist fees, travel, accommodations, per diem, shipping and visa preparation.

For more information and to apply, visit the USArtists International’s webpage.