Poetry A prize of $1,000 and publication in Oberon is given annually for a poem. Submit up to three poems. Learn more.
Deadline: April 10, 2018
Call to Artists The Dance Complex is looking for artists to be part of its Festival of Us, You, We & Them in Cambridge from June 22-24, 2018. Learn more.
Deadline: April 8, 2018
Women of Color in Podcasting Spotify is inviting women of color interested in podcasting to apply to attend the Sound Up Bootcamp. The Bootcamp offers five days of workshops, panels, and activities around podcasting, led by experts and professionals. Travel to New York City, six nights of hotel, and breakfast and lunch each day are included. Learn more.
Deadline: April 10, 2018
Boston Dancemakers Residency The Boston Dancemakers Residency, produced through a new partnership between Boston Center for the Arts (BCA) and Boston Dance Alliance (BDA), is designed to support experienced dancemakers in the development of original work by providing research, development, rehearsal, financial and production resources. These resources include a regional three-day retreat, six weeks of intensive studio time, discounted rehearsal space, a dancemaker stipend and rehearsal pay for up to six dancers. The Boston Dancemakers Residency supports Boston-area dance artists who are striving to develop, adapt or reinvent their creative process. Designed to promote artistic growth, the residency seeks artists with strong choreographic foundations who are driven by curiosity and a bold vision to reach beyond their existing practice. The residency will serve as a laboratory for ideas that are in the exploratory phase and need dedicated time and space to be fully realized. BCA and BDA encourage dancemakers to take risks, invest time and focus in working with their dancers, build the skills to develop and advance original ensemble work and dive deeply into their creative process. Learn more.
Deadline: April 16, 2018 (5:00 pm)
Photographers The Cultural Center of Cape Cod invites photographers worldwide to submit images to our online competition, BLACK & WHITE. All winners will be displayed in their online gallery First Place $500, Second Place $200 and Third Place $100. The Cultural Center directors will jury. Learn more.
Deadline: April 20, 2018
Parent-Writer Fellowship Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing’s Parent-Writer Fellowships. Their Parent-Writer Fellowships are intended to give parents both the time and financial support to devote a week to themselves and their writing at MVICW. These fellowships offer funding to attend a week of choice at the Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing. The fellowships are open to anyone who has a child age 16 or younger living with them. Learn more.
Deadline: April 21, 2018
Of Note: 1Berkshire is hosting their Creative Resources Conference at the Stationery Factory on Thursday, April 26, 2018. Learn more.
Filmscripts, Storyboards The AT&T Create-a-Thon invites filmmakers to submit scripts or storyboards for the chance to produce a short film on-site at Warner Bros. Studios and win up to $15K in prizes. Learn more.
Deadline: April 27, 2018
Filmmakers The New York Film Festival is accepting submissions of documentary features, avant-garde films (of any length), and short films. Learn more.
Deadline (Earlybird): Friday, April 27, 2018
Works on Paper Musa Collective, an artist-run gallery in Boston, is calling for 2D work on paper for their summer juried show, “Paper Cut”. The work can be any medium as long as it is 2D, does not exceed 24 inches in any direction, and is unframed. The show will run from July 14 – August 25, 2018. Learn more.
Deadline: May 1, 2018
Artist-in-Residence The Umbrella Community Arts Center in Concord, MA is proud to continue its Artist-in-Residence program for 2018-2019. The program provides space and support for an emerging artist to develop their work while connecting to the Greater Boston art community. Learn more.
Deadline: May 1, 2018
Curatorial Proposals The New Art Center is accepting proposals for their Curatorial Opportunity Program. The program investigates contemporary culture through the visual arts. It makes possible diverse curatorial visions in a collaborative, non-profit and alternative exhibition space. Curators of selected group exhibitions receive a $1,000 stipend and administrative, promotional, and technical support. There will be a Curatorial Opportunity Program Workshop and Info Session with Jamin An & Jen Mergel on April 25, 2018, 7-9 PM. Learn more about the program.
Deadline: June 5, 2018 at 5PM EST.
Photo: L to R: Babe Ruth, Bill Carrigan, Jack Barry, and Vean Gregg of the Boston Red Sox.