Grant Program The MAP Fund is founded on the principle that exploration drives human progress, no less in art than in science or medicine. MAP supports original live performance projects that embody a spirit of deep inquiry. MAP awards $1 million annually to up to 40 projects in the range of $10,000 – $45,000 per grant. Learn more.
Deadline: October 28, 2016
Poets Entries are currently being accepted for the American Poetry Review’s Honickman First Book Prize of $3,000 and publication by American Poetry Review. The award is given annually for a first poetry collection. The winning book is distributed by Copper Canyon Press through Consortium. Gabrielle Calvocoressi will judge. Learn more.
Deadline: October 31, 2016
Artist Residency I-Park, East Haddam, CT (U.S.), is hosting its sixth international, multi-disciplinary Site-Responsive Art Residency & Biennale. The three-week residency begins on Monday, May 15, 2017 and will culminate in a public exhibition on June 4, 2017. The residency will be devoted exclusively to the 10 – 12 artists/designers who will be invited to create new works for the exhibition. The term ‘site-responsive’ is construed broadly to encompass the various aspects of the project site: natural, built, social – and is also sensitive to the various dimensions of time. Artists/designers working in all creative disciplines, including Landscape/Garden/Ecological Design and Architecture, are encouraged to apply. A stipend of between $2,200 and $3,000 will be awarded to each artist or collaborating team, depending on their particular travel circumstances. Learn more.
Deadline: November 1, 2016
Call for Artists Kingston Gallery seeks regionally-based artists to join its gallery membership either as member artists, associate member artists, or emerging artists. The gallery showcases a diverse range of contemporary art in a mutually supportive environment that encourages experimentation and growth. The gallery is governed and run by dues-paying, exhibiting artist members. Learn more.
Deadlines: November 15, 2016
Choreographers Applications for the 2017 BDA Rehearsal and Retreat Fellowship, made possible by the Aliad Fund at The Boston Foundation, are now available. This special program, enhanced and improved based on the experiences of former grantees, supports choreographers creating ensemble work and pays the dancers rehearsal stipends. Learn more.
Deadline: November 18, 2016 (5:00 pm)
Photographers The Cultural Center of Cape Cod invites photographers to submit images to their online competition, Set in Motion. All winners will be displayed in their online gallery at www.cultural-center.org First Place $500, Second Place $200 and Third Place $100. The Cultural Center directors will jury. Learn more.
Deadline: January 20, 2017