Grant Information Session On July 24, 2019, the Easthampton Cultural Council is bringing together 2019 grantees, past years’ grantees, members of the council, and guests, to discuss past experiences, ask questions about the granting process, and find out about joining the cultural council. Refreshments will be generously provided by Big E’s Supermarket. The next local cultural council call for grant proposal submissions is coming up in the fall of 2019 and grant applications will be available online starting September 1, 2019. Grants are awarded annually to applicants for arts, cultural, and interpretive science programs that take place in Easthampton. There is ample parking in the rear of building (behind Mill 180). Learn more.
CreateWell Award The CreateWell Fund invests in artists of color in Greater Boston who demonstrate financial need by providing project- and goal-based support to individuals who create an original art project honoring one’s authentic artistry and achieve a realistic wellness goal tending to a critical aspect of one’s well-being. Learn more.
Deadline: July 29, 2019 12:00 PM
Fellowships The Alliance of Artists Communities is now accepting applications for the 2019-20 Diversity + Leadership Fellows program. This full-year Fellowship is aimed at celebrating and supporting the careers of emerging residency leaders of color and emerging residency leaders with disabilities. Applicants will be notified and Fellows will be announced in late August. For more information, contact Kelton Ellis, Project + Office Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: July 31, 2019
Call for Artists The Kingston Gallery has announced a call for new Associate Members. The Associates are a group of 10-12 who regularly meet at the gallery throughout the year and participate in many Kingston gallery activities, including organizing, installing, and staffing the well-received Associates’ annual exhibition each year. Associate Members pay annual dues of $450 per year. Applications are reviewed by all Kingston Gallery Members.
Deadline: August 15, 2019
Of Note: Cape Cod Writers Conference, August 1-4, 2019.
New England State Touring Program NEST (New England States Touring) funds presentations of New England-based performing artists from outside of a presenter’s state. August 1, 2019, 11:59 PM ET, for projects beginning on or after November 1, 2019. New England States Touring (NEST) provides support to New England-based nonprofit organizations for public presentations and activities by New England artists listed on the CreativeGround directory. Learn more.
Deadline: August 1, 2019