• 18th Street Art Center
    18th Street Arts Center’s residency programs help build and strengthen the creative community by working with local, national and international artists and curators. There are five types of residencies. Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • 360 XOCHI QUETZAL
    Our aim is to support artists, writers and musicians who would benefit from having uninterrupted time to devote to their creativity. By providing free housing and a generous food allowance, we hope that our residents can make artistic progress without the stress and distractions of daily life. Dea... Read More
  • 3Arts
    Each year, 3Arts awardees and fellows are eligible to apply for all-expenses-paid, monthlong residencies, which include a stipend and airfare, at one of four partner sites through a program managed by the Alliance of Artists Communities. Residencies are fully-accessible and open to artists in dance,... Read More
  • 92nd Street Y Catherine Hannah Behrend Fellowship
    The Catherine Hannah Behrend Fellowship provides two rising stars in visual arts management with executive-level mentors, invitations to high-level planning and strategy sessions, meetings with 92nd Street Y programming directors, and access to the wider 92Y staff and community. Fellows receive imme... Read More
  • A Blade of Grass - Fellowship
    The ABOG Fellowship for Socially Engaged Art supports courageous artists in creating exchanges, experiences, and structures to enact social change.Deadline: NovemberLearn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • A.I.R. Fellowship Program
    Artists awarded the A.I.R. Fellowship will receive a solo exhibition sponsored in full by the gallery, development workshops with a professional in the field, a one-on-one studio visit with one of the review panelists, an artist-mentor at A.I.R. Gallery to work with throughout the program, and much ... Read More
  • AADK Spain
    AADK Spain is interested in research projects that explore the notions of body, spatiality, and territory. The Residency program is an innovative and socially-engaged program offering a space for reflection, collaboration, and production for artists and researchers working at the intersection of art... Read More
  • Aaron Siskind Foundation
    The Aaron Siskind Foundation is offering a limited number of Individual Photographer's Fellowship grants of up to $10,000 each, for artists working in photography and photo-based art. Recipients will be determined by a panel of distinguished guest judges on the basis of artistic excellence, accompli... Read More
  • Adolf & Ester Gottleib Foundation
    The Foundation wishes to encourage artists who have dedicated their lives to developing their art, regardless of their level of commercial success. Please note that these grants are available only to mature individual visual artists. The Foundation defines maturity in this case as having worked for ... Read More
  • Aesthetica Art Prize
    Hosted by Aesthetica Magazine, the Aesthetica Art Prize is a celebration of excellence in art from across the world. It offers both emerging and established artists the opportunity to showcase their work to a wider audience, and further their engagement with the international art world. There a... Read More
  • American Academy in Berlin
    The Academy offers residential fellowships at its Hans Arnhold Center to scholars, writers, policymakers, and artists, permitting them to pursue their work in a manner that encourages participation in the vibrant life of Berlin and Germany. The Academy also brings leading Americans to Berlin for bri... Read More
  • American Academy in Rome - Rome Prize
    For over a century, the American Academy in Rome has awarded the Rome Prize to support innovative and cross-disciplinary work in the arts and humanities. Each year, the prize is awarded to about thirty artists and scholars who represent the highest standard of excellence and who are in the early or ... Read More
  • American-Scandinavian Foundation
    Visiting Lectureships - Funding of $25,000 ($20,000 teaching/research stipend and $5,000 travel stipend) is available to U.S. colleges and universities to host a visiting lecturer from Norway or Sweden. Awards are for appointments of one semester, and should be in the area of contemporary studies wi... Read More
  • Americans For The Arts
    Annual Leadership Awards- Presented each year in conjunction with Americans for the Arts Annual Convention, these awards recognize the achievements of individuals, organizations, or programs committed to enriching their communities through the arts. Within this section, you will find the Public Lead... Read More
  • Amsterdam Whitney
    Amsterdam Whitney Gallery, located in Chelsea, New York City, is curating our FEBRUARY 2017 "Chelsea Biennale" Exhibition at our elegant, international gallery. Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Anderson Center Residency Program
    The Anderson Center provides retreats of two to four weeks duration from May through October each year to enable artists, writers, and scholars of exceptional promise and demonstrated accomplishment to create, advance, or complete works-in-progress. A rotating Peer Review Panel comprised of professi... Read More
  • Anderson Ranch Artists-in-Residence Program
    Anderson Ranch’s Artists-in-Residence Program fosters creative and intellectual growth for emerging and established visual artists. Residents have access to world-class facilities at the Ranch and 10 weeks of uninterrupted studio time. The Ranch setting is specifically crafted to aid artists i... Read More
  • Apex Art
    apexart’s Unsolicited Exhibition Program (UEP) is a month-long open call for focused, idea-driven, original group exhibitions, to be presented at apexart’s New York City location as part of the season program. Curators, artists, writers, and creative individuals, regardless of experience... Read More
  • Arquetopia - International Artist-in-Residence Programs
    Arquetopia's customized International Artist-in-Residence Programs offer competitive professional and academic opportunities for emerging and mid-career, national and international artists, designers, curators, art historians, art educators, academics, writers, journalists, cultural researchers... Read More
  • Arrowmont Artists-in-Residence Program
    Each year, five artists working in different media are selected to participate in the 11-month program, which begins in mid-June and continues through late May of the following year. Artists are given a monthly stipend, shared housing with private bedrooms and meals (during workshop sessions), and a... Read More
  • Art Aia - La Dolce Berlin
    We are a pop-up gallery space where you can create your own temporary exhibition in a very familiar and intimate atmosphere. You can show your last film , present your newest book , show your art or perform your piece.We can offer you the assistance of our art curator, organize an artists talk if yo... Read More
  • Art City Professional Guest Artist Series
    The Professional Guest Artist Series is designed for contemporary artists to share their practices in a community context. It is a collaborative process with a high level of engagement by participants of all ages, so workshop content must be appropriate for youth participation. The majority of Art C... Read More
  • Art Condo
    ArtCondo is a community-focused real estate initiative run by, and for, NYC artists. We help artists, non-profits, galleries and small creative businesses purchase buildings collectively to use as work space or work/live space, throughout the 5 boroughs. Our goal is to help artists become anchored i... Read More
  • Art Farm
    Art Farm is the perfect place for creating: lots of wind, lots of bugs, lots of birds, lots of old buildings, lots of old machines, lots of hot weather, lots of big storms, and lots of isolation. Surprise yourself and apply—it could be just what you’ve been looking for. Deadline: March... Read More
  • Art File Magazine
    As part of ArtFile Magazine's mission to support emerging artists, every year we offer an unrestricted-use $500 cash grant to one emerging artist or collaborative team. The recipient of the ArtFile Magazine Grant also receives an in-depth interview about their work published in ArtFile Magazine. D... Read More
  • Art in General
    OPEN CALL- Responding to the current state of artistic and curatorial practice, Art in General’s Open Call has shifted from its once-a-year online deadline to a more fluid model of receiving and reviewing artists’ work. Artists are encouraged to submit project proposals at any point thro... Read More
  • Art Omi
    Art Omi invites artists from every continent, representing a wide diversity of artistic styles and practices, to gather in rural New York State to experiment, collaborate and share ideas. During four weeks each June - July, concentrated time for creative work is balanced with the stimulation of cult... Read More
  • Artadia
    Artadia has active awards programs in the following cities: Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York and the San Francisco Bay Area. Awards are granted in participating cities on a rotating basis. Artadia Awards range from $5,000 to $20,000, and are unrestricted. The award money can ... Read More
  • ArtBuilt Mobile Studios
    Studio in the Park is a residency program operated since 2015 by Queens Museum, ArtBuilt and NYC Parks, providing an artist or artist collective use of a 150 square foot mobile studio space, situated in an NYC public park, to carry out a community engaged art project over th... Read More
  • ArtHub
    ArtHub is an artist residency program and open studio dedicated to supporting the Kingman community and artists from around the globe. Artists are selected to attend the residency program through a competitive submission process. Those selected are provided a studio and living space i... Read More
  • Artis - Artist Residency Grants
    Residency Grants are awarded to visual artists who have been accepted to an artist residency program outside of Israel, regardless of religion, ethnicity, race, gender, political persuasion, or additional national identity. Grant may be used to cover any costs associated with a residency, including ... Read More
  • Artis - Curatorial Seminars in Israel
    Artis is now accepting applications from International curators, art writers, and museum professionals to participate in two upcoming Curatorial Seminar Programs in Israel, scheduled for June 2019 and January 2020. Artis’ Curatorial Seminar Program is a week-long intensive that facilitates the... Read More
  • Artis - Exhibition Grants
    Exhibition Grants provide support for solo and group exhibitions outside of Israel that include artists from Israel at key moments in their career. Artis has supported exhibitions at both major international institutions including biennials and museums, as well as smaller venues and alternative spac... Read More
  • Artist Residency Thailand
    We welcome artists from around the world. Painters, Hip-Hop dancers, digital musicians, film-makers, writers, choreographers, theatre directors and more have benefitted from the creative environment, resources, mentoring and support offered in our residencies. Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about th... Read More
  • Artist Trust
    Artistic excellence is the highest priority in our funding programs. Artist Trust grants range from project funds and major merit awards to residencies across the United States. Recipients are selected by peer panels consisting of artists and arts professionals from around and outside the Northwest.... Read More
  • Artists Fellowship
    Assists professional fine artists (painters, graphic artists, printmakers, sculptors) and their families in times of emergency, disability, or bereavement. Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Artplace
    Arts and culture projects to help address a community development challenge or opportunity related to agriculture and food; economic development; education and youth; environment and energy; health, housing; immigration; public safety; transportation; or workforce development. Deadline: February ... Read More
  • ArtPrize
    Each fall, artists from all over the world display their work in Grand Rapids for 19 days to compete for $500K in cash prizes Anyone over 18, working in any medium, from any place on earth can enter ArtPrize. The audience is massive, and prizes are awarded by public vote and expert jury. Deadline: ... Read More
  • Arts at CERN - Collide
    Arts at CERN is the leading art and science programme fostering the dialogue between artists and physicists. Collide is a residency award of up to three months to invite artists to further their artistic practice in connection with fundamental research at CERN. Deadline: Collide International ... Read More
  • ArtsConnection
    Grants and scholarships for art class to New York City public school students in grades 6 through 12 for achievement in visual arts. Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • ArtsConnection
    Grants to Individuals Program- Grants and scholarships for art class to New York City public school students in grades 6 through 12 for achievement in visual arts. Student Art Program- This program connects young artist from New York City public schools with corporate partners through exhibitions of... Read More
  • ArtTable Diversity Fellowship
    ArtTable’s Diversity Fellowship Program is to provide quality experiences and mentorship for female graduate students from backgrounds generally underrepresented in the field to aid their transition from academic to professional careers. Through one-on-one mentoring relationships with ArtTable... Read More
  • Asian Cultural Council
    ACC has operated a program of long-term, immersive fellowships and shorter-term grants for individual artists, scholars, and arts and humanities professionals who wish to pursue specialized training not available in their home countries; find new creative inspiration through travel, research, and ex... Read More
  • Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice
    Astraea supports lesbian, trans*, intersex and LGBTQI groups that promote racial, economic and gender justice and mobilize communities to challenge oppression and claim rights. We fund groups in the United States, primarily led by LGBTQI people of color, and groups across the globe. We strengthen LG... Read More
  • Awesome Foundation
    Each fully autonomous chapter supports awesome projects through micro-grants, usually given out monthly. These micro-grants, $1000 or the local equivalent, come out of pockets of the chapter's "trustees" and are given on a no-strings-attached basis to people and groups working on awesome projects. ... Read More
  • AXA Art Prize
    The AXA Art Prize has a First Prize of $10,000, and is open to figurative paintings, drawings and prints created by undergraduate and graduate art students. With exhibitions in San Francisco, Chicago and New York, and a jury including major artists and curators, the AXA Art Prize... Read More
  • Banff Artist in Residence (BAiR)
    Emerging is an immersive program of studio practice, creative exploration, and critical feedback for artists in the early stages of their careers. BAiR Emerging combines the artistic freedom of a self-directed residency with the supportive benefits of an organized program. As well as having the spac... Read More
  • Barbara Deming Memorial Fund
    Money for Women is the oldest ongoing feminist granting agency. The foundation gives encouragement and grants to individual feminists in the arts (writers and visual artists). The fund relies on a volunteer Board of Directors and carefully chosen writers to judge and collaborate in making award... Read More
  • Bauhaus Dessau - Residency
    In the 1920’s the Masters’ Houses in Dessau became the epitome of an artist community of the twentieth century. This is where Walter Gropius, Oskar Schlemmer, Georg Muche, László Moholy-Nagy, Lyonel Feininger, Wassily Kandinsky and Paul Klee and their families liv... Read More
  • Baxter Street Workspace Residency
    Each year, Baxter St at CCNY invites emerging lens-based artists living in New York City to apply for the Baxter St at CCNY Workspace Residency Program. This residency offers lens-based artists much-needed workspace in New York City as well as access to the Baxter St at CCNY community and programs. ... Read More
  • Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
    Residency opportunities are open to national and international artists 21+ years of age, showing a strong professional working history. A variety of disciplines are accepted including, but not limited to, visual arts, media/new genre, performance, architecture, film/video, literature, interdisciplin... Read More
  • Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts - Curation
    Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts is now accepting applications from national and international curators for its Curator-in-Residence Program. Beginning January 2019, the successful candidate will participate in a one-year fully subsidized live/work residency as part of Bemis Center’s acclaim... Read More
  • Bogliasco Foundation's Study Center
    The Bogliasco Foundation's Study Center provides residential fellowships to gifted artists and scholars working on projects of any subject area in the following disciplines: Archaeology, Architecture/Landscape Architecture, Classics, Dance, Film/Video, History, Literature, Music, Philosophy, Theater... Read More
  • Boren Awards - IIE
    Boren Scholars and Fellows represent a variety of academic backgrounds, but all are interested in studying less commonly taught languages, including but not limited to Arabic, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, and Swahili. Boren Scholarships provide up to $20,000 to U.S. undergraduate students t... Read More
  • BRIC Media Arts Fellowship
    Each year, BRIC's Contemporary Art and Media Education programs sponsor the BRIC Media Arts Fellowship. The Fellowship makes BRIC's Media Education courses and facilities available at no charge to professional Brooklyn-affiliated visual artists. Twelve fellowships are awarded annually. Deadline: Oc... Read More
  • Bronx Council on the Arts - Community Arts Grant
    Community Arts grants support local arts projects and activities that enable Bronx communities to experience and engage with the performing, literary, media, and visual arts. Projects may include, but are not limited to: exhibitions, workshop series, performances (all disciplines), festivals, screen... Read More
  • Bronx Council on the Arts (BCA) - BRIO
    Bronx Recognizes Its Own (BRIO) provides direct support to individual Bronx artists who create works in the literary, media, visual, and performing arts. BCA awards grants of $4,000 to Bronx artists each year, based solely on artistic excellence. Winners complete a one-time public service activ... Read More
  • Brooklyn Arts Council - Charlene Victor and Ella J. Weiss Cultural Entrepreneur Fund
    Brooklyn Arts Council is thrilled to announce The Charlene Victor and Ella J. Weiss Cultural Entrepreneur Fund, a new grant opportunity for women leaders working in the arts and culture sector in Brooklyn. This award is designed to support the professional development of Brooklyn's emerging and... Read More
  • Brooklyn Arts Council - Fiscal Sponsorhip
    BAC offers fiscal sponsorship to individuals and emerging organizations for cultural projects with strong artistic merit and a Brooklyn connection.  Deadline: Quarterly: March, June, September, and December Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Brooklyn Navy Yard Visiting Artist Program
    The Brooklyn Navy Yard offers an annual program for artists seeking to work on-site creating new work in any medium including, but not limited to: photography, painting, music, dance, sculpture, and writing.Running April through December, four artists are accepted into the program each year. Artists... Read More
  • Brush Creek
    Writers, visual artists, performance artists, musicians and composers are encouraged to apply for our two and four week artist residency programs, complete with lodging, meals, working facilities and incredible natural beauty. However, priority will be given to the applicants applying for four week ... Read More
  • Carnegie Hall - NeON Arts Grants
    NeON Arts is a project of the New York City Department of Probation (DOP) in partnership with Carnegie Hall that offers young people in New York City, including those on probation, the chance to explore the arts through projects in a variety of disciplines, including dance, music, theater, visual ar... Read More
  • Catwalk Institute Residency
    The CATWALK Institute is a private operating foundation that manages the activities of the CATWALK Art Residency which subsequently acquired CATSLAIR for longer term residencies focused on aspects of the landscape. Situated on a magnificent historic site spanning 70 acres of the Hudson River, CATWAL... Read More
  • Center for Book Arts - Artist-in-Residence Workspace Grant
    Each year, up to five New York-based emerging artists are offered space, time and support to explore the production and exhibition of artists’ books and related work in year-long residencies. The purpose of this program is to promote experimentation in making book art – thus a... Read More
  • Center for Contemporary Print Making
    The Artist-in-Residence Program (AIR) at the Center for Contemporary Printmaking takes place in the Helen Frankenthaler Printmaking Cottage. Within this space, artists have the opportunity to produce a body of work in a supportive atmosphere for creative growth and development —using tradition... Read More
  • Center for Craft, Creativity & Design - Craft Research Fund
    Since 2005, The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design’s Craft Research Fund grant program has advanced and expanded research about craft in the United States. The program supports innovative research on critical issues in craft theory and history, explores the inter-relationship among craf... Read More
  • Center for Craft, Creativity & Design - Windgate Fellowship
    Each year, the Windgate Fellowship identifies ten graduating college seniors with exemplary skill in craft. Awardees receive $15,000 – one of the largest awards offered nationally to art students. Nominated from a national network of 104 university art programs, these makers represent a skille... Read More
  • Centre national des arts plastiques (National Centre for Visual Arts, Cnap)
    Enable curators to develop a research project around the Cnap collection over the course of a three-month residency in Paris. Deadline: August 22 Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Chianti Foundation
    The Chinati Foundation's Artist in Residence program was instituted in 1989 with the aim of supporting the development of artists of diverse ages, backgrounds, and disciplines. The program provides an opportunity for artists from around the world to work in a striking, natural environment. Exhibitio... Read More
  • Citizens Committee for New York City - Neigborhood Grant
    Citizens Committee awards micro-grants of up to $3,000 to resident-led groups to work on community and school projects throughout the city. The Committee prioritizes groups based in low income neighborhoods and Title I public schools. Recent awards have enabled neighbors to come together to make hea... Read More
  • City Parks Foundation Grants
    City Parks Foundation is dedicated to invigorating and transforming parks into dynamic, vibrant centers of urban life through sports, arts, community building and education programs for all New Yorkers. The Foundation offers grants that can help support your work in your local park. Deadline: ... Read More
  • Clark Fellowship
    Fellowships are awarded every year to established and promising scholars with the aim of fostering a critical commitment to inquiry in the theory, history, and interpretation of art and visual culture. The Clark offers between eleven and sixteen fellowships each year, ranging in duration from one t... Read More
  • College Art Association - Conference
    The Annual Conference Committee invites proposals of interest to its members and varied audiences. Submissions that cover the breadth of current thought and research in art and art practice, art and architectural history, theory and criticism, studio art, pedagogical issues, museum and curatorial pr... Read More
  • College Art Association - Professional Development Fellowship
    CAA’s Professional Development Fellowships program supports promising artists, designers, craftspersons, historians, curators, and critics who are enrolled in MFA, PhD, and other terminal degree programs. Fellows are honored with $10,000 grants to help them with various aspects of their work, ... Read More
  • Container
    Container is a unique artist residency that will invite artists to travel on commercial container carriers to worldwide destinations along existing shipping routes. The selected shipping line will host artists, providing them with a unique studio space in available cabins, as well as the exciting op... Read More
  • Cooper Hewitt, Call for Student Entries
    Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum invites undergraduate and graduate–level university students to join the premier showcase of student projects in proposing design solutions reimagining the future of mobility. Deadline: October Learn more about this opportunity  ... Read More
  • Corning Museum of Glass - Artist-in-Residence Programs
    The Artist-in-Residence programs at The Studio provide artists the opportunity to research and experiment with new techniques and subjects in their work. Artists-in-Residence are invited to utilize the resources of the Museum’s campus including The Studio, the extensive collections and archive... Read More
  • Corning Museum of Glass - Rakow Grant for Glass Research
    The Corning Museum of Glass sponsors the Rakow Grant for Glass Research, which makes available one or more annual awards totaling up to $25,000. The program is made possible through the generosity of the late Dr. and Mrs. Leonard S. Rakow, who were Fellows, friends, and benefactors of the Museum. Th... Read More
  • Costume Society of America - Adele Filene Student Presenter Grants
    Adele Filene Student Presenter Grants provide financial assistance to students who have been selected to present oral research papers or research exhibits at the CSA National Symposium. The Costume Society of America greatly values the contributions of student members and wishes to foster their deve... Read More
  • Costume Society of America - College and University Collection Care Grant
    A CSA College and University Collection Care Grant of $1500 is intended to assist the costume and textiles collection of a college or university that receives little or no financial support from its institution. Funding may be used to support the care, conservation, and/or instructional mission of a... Read More
  • Costume Society of America - Millia Davenport Publication Award
    The Millia Davenport Publication Award recognizes excellence in scholarship in the study of costume and promotes research and publication on dress. The award is given to a published book or exhibition catalogue that makes a significant contribution to the study of costume, reflects original thought ... Read More
  • Costume Society of America - Richard Martin Exhibition Award
    Richard Martin Exhibition Awards recognize outstanding costume exhibitions presented by both small and large institutions. Award-winning exhibitions demonstrate excellence and innovation in the interpretation and presentation of costume, providing a transforming experience to both students of costum... Read More
  • Costume Society of America - Small Museum Collection Grant
    A CSA Small Museum Collection Care Grant of $1,500 is intended to assist the costume and textiles collection of a small museum (including historical societies, historic houses or sites, and other similar institutions) that has a very limited budget and staff. Funding may be used to support the care,... Read More
  • Costume Society of America - Stella Blum Research Grant
    The Stella Blum Student Research Grant is intended to assist the research of a current undergraduate or graduate student who is a member of the Costume Society of America and conducting original research in the field of North American costume. This $2,000 grant, funded by the CSA Endowment, is award... Read More
  • Costume Society of America - Travel Research Grant
    The CSA Travel Research Grant is an annual award of up to $2,100 intended to assist an individual (non-student) member of the Costume Society of America to travel and conduct research at a collection at a library, archive, museum or other institution or site in order to further an ongoing research p... Read More
  • Council on the Arts & Humanities for Staten Island
    Grants for the Arts- Grants of $750 to $3,000 are available for community projects in the arts and humanities, awarded to Staten Island nonprofit organizations and individuals with nonprofit fiscal sponsors who have not previously received a council grant. Encore Grants - Grants of $750 to $3,000 ar... Read More
  • Creative Capital Award
    Creative Capital helps artists working in all creative disciplines realize their visions and build sustainable practices. Creative Capital provides each funded project with up to $50,000 in direct funding and career development services valued at $50,000, for a total commitment of up to $100,00... Read More
  • Creative Capital/ Warhol Foundation - Art Writer's Grant
    The Creative Capital | Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant Program supports writers whose work addresses contemporary visual art through project-based grants. Deadline: April Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Creative Community Fellowship
    The Creative Community Fellows program is designed for individuals igniting change through arts and culture in their community. We are looking for curious, open and collaborative individuals who are interested in learning and sharing what they learn. We want people who are dedicated to creating heal... Read More
  • Cuban Artists Fund, Inc.
    Grants, ranging from $5,000 to $7,000, are available to Cuban artists living outside of Cuba, as well as artists of Cuban descent living in the U.S., who work in the disciplines of visual arts, performance art, literature, and music. Artists must demonstrate artistic ability and recognition, and be ... Read More
  • CUE Art Foundation - Curatorial Open Call
    The Curatorial Project Open Call provides one deserving curator or curatorial team the necessary time and resources to realize an innovative project with the aim of encouraging curatorial research in tandem with exhibition planning. CUE provides institutional guidance and resources to the curator, w... Read More
  • CUE Art Foundation - Solo Exhibition Call
    The Solo Exhibition Open Call provides emerging and under-recognized artists the necessary time and resources to present an exhibition at CUE in 2017. The selected artists will receive valuable mentor support from one established curator on the selection panel including a studio visit and installati... Read More
  • Culture Push
    Culture Push's Fellowship for Utopian Practice is a testing ground for new ideas that aim to create positive social change through civic engagement and horizontal learning opportunities. Through the Fellowship for Utopian Practice, Culture Push serves artists by providing creative, analytical, and l... Read More
  • DAAD Berlin Artists in Residence Program
    Every year around 20 scholarships are awarded to international students for a stay in Berlin of usually one year. This is an award scholarship: the scholarships are granted to extraordinary and internationally established artists from abroad, who have already established their reputation and style. ... Read More
  • Dactyl Foundation
    Visual art exhibitions, readings, screenings, and performances, which are supplemented with research, conferences and lectures, bringing the sciences back into the arts and the arts back into the sciences.  Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Daegu Cultural Foundation
    The Daegu Cultural Foundation wants to support young local artists to be active in Berlin to foster them as world-class artists. It is a business supporting the activity expenses and the three-dimensional incubation program of partner institutions by establishing a base space and network in Ber... Read More
  • Dedalus Foundation - Exhibition Catalogue Award
    The Dedalus Foundation Exhibition Catalogue Award is awarded annually to the author or authors of an outstanding exhibition catalogue published in a given calendar year that makes a significant contribution to the scholarship of modern art or modernism. Deadline: December Learn more about this opp... Read More
  • Dedalus Foundation - Robert Motherwell Book Award
    The Robert Motherwell Book Award is given annually and carries a prize of $10,000 awarded to the author of an outstanding publication in the history and criticism of modernism in the arts – including the visual arts, literature, music and the performing arts. Nominations are made by publishers... Read More
  • Dedalus Foundation - Senior Fellow
    The Dedalus Foundation’s Senior Fellowship program is intended to encourage and support critical and historical studies related to painting, sculpture and allied arts from 1940-1991, with a preference shown to Abstract Expressionism. Stipend $30,000. Deadline: September 15 Learn more about t... Read More
  • Deutsch Bank
    This place-based RFP encourages the use of art, culture and design as tools for the economic development of distressed communities, as well as to provide neighborhood residents with new employment, career and entrepreneurial opportunities. Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • DeVos Institute - Global Arts Management Fellowship
    The DeVos Institute’s fellowship program is offered free of charge to arts and cultural executives from across the United States and around the world who are selected through a competitive application process. These fellows attend a four-week program in residence in Washington, D.C. each summe... Read More
  • Dieu Donne Papermill
    With a focus on experimentation and collaboration, Dieu Donné founded the Workspace Program in 1990 to provide emerging New York State based artists with the opportunity to explore hand papermaking and to utilize its processes to produce a body of work. In this unique program, artists work co... Read More
  • Djerassi Resident Artists Program
    National and international artists in the disciplines of media arts/new genres, visual arts, literature, choreography, and music composition are welcome. The Program provides core residents with studio space, food and lodging and local transportation. Winter alumni residents are provided studio spac... Read More
  • Edith Lutyens and Norman Bel Geddes Design Enhancement Fund
    Applicants may request support for sets, lights, sound, costumes, video, projection, or multimedia design elements, with a focus on materials and equipment that will augment and enhance the design. In essence, we ask you and your design team to dream big and answer the question: "What would you do i... Read More
  • Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation
    Catalogues and other publications accompanying contemporary art exhibitions and projects. $5,000-$15,000. Deadline: March 1 Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts - Studio Program
    This program provides artists with a developed studio practice and career experience. Applicants cannot be in a college or university degree-granting program. Certain types of work cannot be accommodated for practical reasons, including large or heavy sculptures, some types of metal work, and work i... Read More
  • Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation
    Funds representational artists working in the early stages of their careers in painting, drawing, printmaking, or sculpture only. Applicants must have started or completed art school training or must demonstrate, through work and future plans, a commitment to making art a lifetime career. Grant amou... Read More
  • EMC Arts
    In collaboration with community partners, we co-design local programs that weave dense networks of change-makers, build cohorts that learn together, and support systems change. Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • European Cultural Foundation - STEP
    STEP travel grants are designed for cultural practitioners to travel within and between the EU and EFTA (European Free Trade Association) and countries bordering the EU. Through this grants scheme, we fund emerging artists and cultural workers of 18 years old or older in 59 countries to explore and ... Read More
  • Exploratorium
    The program has grown to include hundreds of artists and performers. The museum works with individuals and artist groups who are drawn to collaboration, interested in interdisciplinary dialogue, and open to developing new working methods. Projects have taken countless forms, such as multimedia perfo... Read More
  • Explorers Club
    Artists in exploration Program - A rare opportunity to receive funding for art created while working in the field. Submitted proposals are limited to artwork that falls within the traditional definition of Fine Art, which includes painting, sculpture, architecture, music, poetry, and photography. Fi... Read More
  • Faena Art Center
    The $75,000 USD prize will be awarded to winning proposals for the creation of new site-sensitive work that engages with temporality and duration as prime materials while taking into account the specific context of Buenos Aires and the architecture of Faena Art Center. $25,000 USD in unrestricted fu... Read More
  • Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown Residency
    The Fine Arts Work Center offers a unique residency for writers and visual artists in the crucial early stages of their careers. Located in Provincetown, Massachusetts, an area with a long history as an arts colony, the Work Center provides seven-month Fellowships to twenty Fellows each year in the ... Read More
  • Fire Island Artist Residency
    Fire Island Artist Residency (FIAR) is the first residency in the United States exclusively for artists identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer. Five emerging artists will share a live/work space for a four-week program marked by intimate studio visits with, and public lectures b... Read More
  • First Stage
    The Teaching Artist fellowship provides teaching and performance experience for an emerging professional interested in working with youth. First Stage strives to be the national leader and driving force behind the creation of the best and most innovative plays for family audiences, theater training ... Read More
  • Fledgling
    Social issue documentary film projects that have the potential to inspire positive social change around issues that affect the most vulnerable. $10,000-$15,000 Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Florence Tyson Fund for Creative Arts Therapies
    This fund supports therapists and clinical programs that provide creative arts therapies, including music, dance, drama, art and poetry therapy to people who suffer from, or are at risk for psychiatric problems.   Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Foundation for Arts Initiative
    Give curators the opportunity to explore and develop their own ideas outside the constraints of institutional or professional obligations. Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Foundation for Arts Initiative
    Grants to individuals for independent research and travel, and to organizations for projects and general support.  Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Foundation for Contemporary Art
    Visual and performing artists who have unanticipated, sudden opportunities to present their work. Notify 6-8 weeks prior to exhitbition. $200-$2000. Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Frameline Completion Fund
    The Frameline Completion Fund provides grants to emerging and established filmmakers. This program seeks to provide a much-needed source of financial contributions to artists who often struggle to secure funding to complete their works. Grants up to $5,000 are available for the completion of films t... Read More
  • Franconia Fellowship
    Fellowships provide the opportunity for artists and/or artist teams to create ambitious new projects and exhibit work while in residence at Franconia Sculpture Park. Franconia’s FSP/Jerome Fellowships are available to artists in New York City (Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, & Stat... Read More
  • Franklin Furnace
    The Franklin Furnace Fund grants range between $2,000 and $10,000 based on the peer review panel allocation of funding received by Franklin Furnace. Artists from all areas of the world are encouraged to apply; however, artists selected by the panel are expected to present their work in New York. Ful... Read More
  • Frick Center for the History of Collecting - Summer/Fall Fellowship
    The Center's Scholars' Program encompasses both short and long-term fellowships. Through its fellowships, the Center provides support for both pre-doctoral and post-doctoral research. Fellowship proposals may address wide-ranging aspects of the history of collecting in the United States from Colonia... Read More
  • FST StudioProjects Fund
    FST StudioProjects Fund is open to professional visual artists 21 years or older currently living in New York City. Applicants must have legal US permanent resident status, US citizenship, or a visa that allows them to live and work in the United States. Artists must have a current lease for an ar... Read More
  • Fulbright U.S. Student Program
    The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or for English Teaching Assistant Programs.  A candidate will submit a Statement of Grant Purpose defining activities to take place during one academic year in a participating country outside th... Read More
  • Fundacion Botin
    8 Visual Arts Grants aimed to training, research and the fulfillment of individual projects in the field of artistic work and production (non theoretical researches) to artists of any nationality. Location, Spain.  Deadline: May 6 Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Furthermore
    Nonfiction books having to do with art, architecture, and design; cultural history, the city, and related public issues; and conservation and preservation. $1,500-$15,000. Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Future Generation Art Prize
    The Future Generation Art Prize is a biannual global contemporary art prize to discover, recognise and give long-term support to a future generation of artists. All artists aged 35 or younger from anywhere in the world, working in any medium are invited to apply. Awarded through a competition, a hi... Read More
  • Getty Foundation - Library Research Grant
    Getty Library Research Grants provide partial, short-term support for researchers requiring the use of specific collections housed in the Getty Research Institute (GRI). Deadline: October Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Getty Foundation - Scholar Grants
    Getty Scholar Grants are for established scholars, or writers who have attained distinction in their fields. Recipients are in residence at the Getty Research Institute or Getty Villa, where they pursue their own projects free from academic obligations, make use of Getty collections, join their coll... Read More
  • GoggleWorks Center for the Arts - Summer Artist-In-Residency
    GoggleWorks Center for the Arts offers residencies to three outstanding visual artists who will spend 10 weeks on campus developing a project or body of work. The Summer Artist-In-Residence Program was created to infuse new, creative energy to the GoggleWorks community with an emphasis on facilitati... Read More
  • Graham Foundation - Carter Manny Award
    The Carter Manny Award supports dissertation research and writing by promising scholars whose projects have architecture as their primary focus and the potential to shape architectural discourse. The Graham Foundation offers two Carter Manny Awards: a research award for a student at the researc... Read More
  • Grant Wood Art Colony
    The Grant Wood Fellowship program currently provides three one-year fellowships in painting, printmaking, and interdisciplinary performance. Fellows are selected through a national competition and provided with furnished living quarters at the Grant Wood Art Colony. During the academic year, each fe... Read More
  • Haleakalā National Park Artist-in-Residence
    The Artist-in-Residence program at Haleakalā National Park consists of a program for all Arts and artist(s) worldwide in all artistic media. This is a Residency open to all arts, writers and and performance media. The artist(s)-in-residence will be granted $2000, lodging, a maximum of 7 nights in "... Read More
  • Hambidge
    Hambidge provides a residency program that empowers talented individuals to explore, develop, and express their creative voices. Situated on 600 acres in the mountains of north Georgia, Hambidge is a sanctuary of time and space that inspires individuals working in a broad range of disciplines to cre... Read More
  • Hambridge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences
    Hambidge is the oldest artists' residency program in the Southeast, and one of the oldest in the nation. Founded in 1934 by Mary Crovatt Hambidge, on 600 acres of pristine forest in the Northeast Georgia mountains, we provide artists and other creative thinkers with the setting, solitude and time ne... Read More
  • Hangar - International Residency Programs
    The HANGAR Residencies Programme gives artists not living in Portugal the opportunity to live and work in Lisbon for a period of 1 to 3 months. Together with HANGAR Exhibitions and Participation Programme these international residencies encourage dialogue, exchange and experimentation. They are non ... Read More
  • Harpo Foundation - Emerging Artist Residency Fellowship
    The Harpo Foundation’s Emerging Artist Residency Fellowship at the Santa Fe Art Institute (SFAI) was established in 2013 to provide an annual opportunity to an emerging visual artist 25 years and older who needs time and space to explore ideas and start new projects.  Artist Fellows will ... Read More
  • Harpo Foundation - Grants for New Works
    New Work Project Grants are made to non-profit organizations in support of new work by emerging visual artists 21 years or older. $10,000. Deadline: April Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Harpo Foundation - Grants for Visual Artists
    The Grants for Visual Artists award provides direct support to emerging visual artists 21 years or older. $10,000. Deadline: April Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Harvestworks
    New Works Residencies - The program offers commissions of up to $4,000 to make new work in their state of the art digital media facility. New works may include multiple channel audio or video installations, interactive performance systems, data visualization or projects involving hardware hacking, c... Read More
  • Hauser & Wirth Institute Fellowships
    Hauser & Wirth Institute supports research fellowships for predoctoral, postdoctoral, and senior scholars. These archives-based fellowships promote meaningful, field-enriching research by established art historians and encourage a new generation of visual art scholars. The fellowships are intend... Read More
  • Haven Foundation
    Suffered disabilities or experienced a career-threatening illness, accident, natural disaster or personal catastrophe. Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Headlands Center for the Arts
    The Artist in Residence (AIR) program awards fully sponsored residencies to approximately 45 local, national, and international artists each year. Residencies of four to eight weeks include studio space, chef-prepared meals, comfortable housing, and travel and living stipends. Deadline: April 19- ... Read More
  • HERE Artist Residency Program
    HARP provides a commission, development support, career planning, and a full production to hybrid artists, all within a collaborative environment of peers working across disparate art forms – including theatre, dance, music, puppetry, visual art, and new media. Deadline: February Learn more ... Read More
  • Hill House Artist Residency
    The Hill House Artist Residency supports talented artists with a two, three or four week stay in a semi-secluded log cabin near East Jordan, Michigan. It includes a well-stocked kitchen, a selection of instruments and some basic recording gear, as well as opportunities for community exchange through... Read More
  • Horned Dorset Colony Program
    Eligibilty is presently limited to artists, over the age of 21, who have demonstrated exceptional talent in the fields of Architectural Design, Creative Writing, Creative Writing Translation, Musical Composition or Visual Arts.The 250 acre site in the rural hamlet of Leonardsville, N.Y., includes a ... Read More
  • Housewares Student Design Competition
    The International Housewares Association (IHA) is offering applications for the 2019 Housewares Student Design Competition. This competition is open to undergraduate and graduates industrial design students enrolled in a degree-granting program at any university in North America or other c... Read More
  • Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
    The Artist Residency Program is designed to offer time and space for craft artists to focus on their creative work and interact with the public. The program supports emerging, mid-career, and established artists working in all craft media, including but not limited to clay, fiber, glass, metal, wood... Read More
  • Hudson Valley Art Association, Italy Workshop
    The Hudson Valley Art Association is proud to offer scholarship award(s) for young artists aged 18-24. The awarded monies will go towards the advertised price of the workshop, covering all or part of the cost of a workshop. This is a merit based scholarship for a student who is serious about becomin... Read More
  • I-Park Foundation Residency Program
    I-Park supports mixed-discipline residencies made up of individuals from among the following creative fields: Visual Arts, Music Composition/Sound Art, Architecture, Creative Writing, Landscape/Garden/Ecological Design, and Moving Image. Residencies are offered from May to December. The typical resi... Read More
  • Independance Foundation
    The Independence Foundation Fellowships in the Arts is an opportunity for exceptional artists to take a key step forward in their professional development. Artists are encouraged to be creative in discovering the best possible way to expand their artistic horizons. There are no set boundaries for wh... Read More
  • Independence Foundation Fellowship in the Arts
    The Independence Foundation Fellowships in the Arts is an opportunity for exceptional artists to take a key step forward in their professional development. Artists are encouraged to be creative in discovering the best possible way to expand their artistic horizons. There are no set boundaries for ... Read More
  • Ink, Press, Repeat - Printmaking and Book Art Exhibition
    Since 2001, the University Galleries at William Paterson University has organized an annual juried printmaking exhibition featuring traditional and digital print media and book art. One artist will be selected to have a future solo exhibition at the University Galleries. Deadline: JanuaryLearn ... Read More
  • Interstate Projects - Studio Program
    Interstate Projects' studio residency program grants one artist a free 300 square foot studio space for a four-month period on site at the gallery. There are three residency periods that are open to artists based in the USA and internationally.* This is an open submission residency that will be sele... Read More
  • ISCP Summer Residency Art Professors
    The International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) welcomes applications from art professors at colleges and universities from across the United States for summer residencies in Brooklyn, NY. Artists and curators working in the field of contemporary visual arts are encouraged to apply.Each res... Read More
  • ISE Cultural Foundation Grant
    ISE NY Grant Program is made to help curators and artists all over the world, who are planning to achieve an ambitious, innovative exhibition wherever it will be. Deadline: September 28 Learn about this opportunity... Read More
  • Japan Foundation New York - Performing Arts Japan Grant
    This program is designed to provide financial assistance for non-profit organizations in the U.S. and Canada that aim to introduce Japanese performing arts to local audiences. PAJ Touring Grants help present Japanese performing arts at multiple locations in the United States and Canada, with an emph... Read More
  • Japan United States Friendship Commission - Creative Artists Fellowship
    The Japan U.S. Friendship Commission offers leading contemporary and traditional artists from the United States the opportunity to spend three to five months in Japan through the U.S.-Japan Creative Artists Program. Artists go as seekers, as cultural visionaries, and as living liaisons to the tradit... Read More
  • Jentel Artist Residency
    The Jentel Artist Residency Program provides space where artists and writers may focus on creating. Communal spaces are designated for research, recreation, food preparation, and dining. Each artist and writer is offered a private comfortably furnished accommodation and a light airy work space. Each... Read More
  • Jerome Foundation Grants
    The Jerome Foundation, created by artist and philanthropist Jerome Hill (1905-1972), seeks to contribute to a dynamic and evolving culture by supporting the creation, development, and production of new works by early career/emerging artists. The Foundation's grants are only open to non-st... Read More
  • Jerome Hill Artist Fellowship
    The Jerome Hill Artist Fellowships, the Foundation’s newest initiative, accepts applications from Minnesota or New York City-based early career individuals and collectives/ensembles/teams. 60 early career artists (10 each in the disciplines of dance, film/new media, literature, music, theater... Read More
  • Joan Mitchell Foundation
    The Joan Mitchell Foundation is excited to announce the Emerging Artist Grant Program, a new initiative designed to assist emerging visual artists across the United States. This pilot program will award a diverse group of ten artists with an unrestricted grant of $12,000 per artist in addition to pr... Read More
  • John Michael Kohler Arts Foundation
    Apply for the John Michael Kohler Arts Center's world-renowned Arts/Industry residency program! Up to sixteen exceptional artists from around the world are chosen each year for two- to six-month residencies that give them access to the pottery or iron/brass foundry and enamel shop in the nation&rsqu... Read More
  • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation
    Guggenheim Fellowship: Already demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts.   Deadline: September  Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Joshua Tree Highlands Artist Residency
    Founded in 2007, JTHAR is a nonprofit artist residency, which invites artists from around the world to create work amidst the beauty of Joshua Tree National Park and connect to the vibrant local artistic community. The residency provides scholarship funds, accommodations, studio space and a gallery ... Read More
  • Künstlerhaus Lauenburg Fine Art Fellowship
    The fellowship for fine art runs for 5.5 months (around 22 weeks). At least one solo presentation, an artist talk, a joint first presentation and a joint finissage is expected by each fellow during his/her residency at the Künstlerhaus. Deadline: October Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Kala Artist-in-Residence Program
    Artists working in various printmaking techniques, photo-processes, book arts and digital media including video production can apply to become an Artist-in-Residence. Residency applications are accepted online three times per year. Artists who apply for a residency should be familiar with at least o... Read More
  • Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts
    Residencies are available to established and emerging visual and literary artists 18 years of age and older without regard for race, gender, sexual orientation, or religion. The program is designed for single individuals, not for families or pets. Smoking is limited to outdoor areas. Facilities may ... Read More
  • Kunstlerhaus Dortmund Artist-in-Residence Program
    Paid by Kuenstlerhaus Dortmund: travel subsidy to and from the Kuenstlerhaus of up to 500 EUR, per diem of 10 EUR for each day in Dortmund, and up to 500 EUR production/material costs depending on current budgetary situation and upon consultation of our manager and presentation of respective bills. ... Read More
  • KUNSTRAUM Open Call
    OPEN CALL FOR CURATOR-IN-RESIDENCE 2019 - 2020 KUNSTRAUM is excited to announce our Curator-in-Residence (CIR) program.The CIR will direct KUNSTRAUM’s gallery program for 12 months and will have theopportunity to develop and present their vision and to expand and spotlighttheir curatorial pra... Read More
  • La Napoule Art Foundation
    La Napoule Art Foundation offers time and space for creative minds to engage in cultural interchange and meaningful work that impacts the world of the common good, by providing three distinct residency opportunities for accomplished and emerging artists from around the world. Deadline: Ongoing Le... Read More
  • Laboratory Residency
    Laboratory’s mission is to provide practicing interactive artists with the time, space, and freedom to make awesome stuff. Laboratory is located in Spokane, WA. Deadline: November Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Lacawac Artist Residency
    Lacawac Sanctuary and Field Station is a nature preserve, biological field station, and environmental education center located near Lake Ariel Town in the Pocono Mountains of Northeastern Pennsylvania. The Sanctuary’s property covers 545 acres, includes a pristine glacial lake, Lake Lacawac an... Read More
  • Lawrence Art Center
    The Visiting and Resident Artists program at the Lawrence Arts Center offers area residents a unique opportunity to study visual arts with practicing artists of varied backgrounds and diverse skills. New artists are invited each year to become a part of the Lawrence community and share their profess... Read More
  • LIAEP Travel Grant
    The Lighton International Artists Exchange Program (LIAEP) works to make the world a smaller place by giving artists of different cultures the opportunity to work together, in the hope that lasting friendship and understanding will develop. The program provides support for mid-career visual artists ... Read More
  • Light Work Artist in Residence
    Each year Light Work invites 12-15 artists to participate in its residency program, including one artist co-sponsored by Autograph ABP and one artist commission for Urban Video Project (UVP). Artists selected for the residency program are invited to live in Syracuse for one month. They receive a $5,... Read More
  • Lighthouse Works Fellowship Program
    The Lighthouse Works’ Fellowship is an artist-in-residence program that strives to support artists and writers working in the vanguard of their creative fields. The program accepts artists working in a wide range of disciplines, but we are best able to accommodate visual artists and writers. F... Read More
  • Lillian Orlowsky and William Freed Grant
    Provide financial support to mature artists through this generous endowment gift speaks to her passionate commitment to art for art’s sake and art created regardless of the demands and whims of the market place. Must be ober 45 year of age. $5,000-$30,000. Deadline: April Learn more about t... Read More
  • LMCC (Lower Manhattan Cultural Council) - Creative Engagement
    Creative Engagement is an arts funding program that provides seed grants to individual artists and nonprofit organizations for projects and activities that offer Manhattan communities diverse artistic experiences. Each year, the program supports over 150 arts projects in Manhattan, including concert... Read More
  • LMCC (Lower Manhattan Cultural Council) - Manhattan Community Arts Fund
    Seed grants to individual artists, collectives and small arts organizations for projects and activities that will enable Manhattan communities to experience and engage with the performing, literary, media, and visual arts. Deadline: TBA Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • LMCC Workspace
    A nine-month studio residency program that focuses on creative practice development for emerging artists working across all disciplines, LMCC’s Workspace program offers space for experimentation and dialogue with peers and arts professionals, as well as career-advancement opportunities. Worksp... Read More
  • Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation
    Grants to talented and advanced artists of the fine arts (painting, sculpture, printmaking, photography, video, and craft media), by awarding a limited number of grants biannually. Deadline: Biannual Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation
    Grants to Individuals Program- Grants to talented and advanced artists of the fine arts (painting, sculpture, printmaking, photography, video, and craft media), by awarding a limited number of grants biannually. Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Lower East Side Printshop
    Keyholder Residency Program - Offers emerging artists free 24-hour access to its professional printmaking facilities to develop new work and foster their artistic careers. Residencies are free and one year long, starting on Apr. 1 and Oct. 1, and they take place in the Artists' Studio, including the... Read More
  • MacArthur Foundation - Digital Media and Learning Grant
    Expand on the hypothesis that digital media use is changing how young people think, learn, interact, confront ethical dilemmas, and engage in civic life. Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • MacDowell Colony Residency
    The MacDowell Colony is a leading contemporary arts organization located in Peterborough, NH. Its mission is to create a space where inspiration happens on a daily basis. The MacDowell Colony provides essential support for emerging and established artists by bringing together diverse, mult... Read More
  • MAD (Museum of Art and Design)
    The Artist Studios Program hosts artists and designers daily in a live studio environment. Artists and designers are selected for four-month sessions (February–May, June–September, and October–January). Each artist is assigned one day each week to work, along with a selection of Th... Read More
  • Malaspina Printmaker Residency
    Malaspina awards scholarship residencies to students in the form of free studio rent. The four-month scholarship residencies take place from May to August while the eight-month scholarship residencies take place from September to April. The four-month scholarship residencies are intended for student... Read More
  • Malevich Society
    Grants to Individuals Program - Research and publication grants primarily to Russian and Spanish individuals for work relating to the history and memory of the Russian artist Kazimir Malevich Deadline: Sept 30 Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Manifest Prize
    Open to works of any media, any genre/style, any size. One work will be selected for the award, featured in the gallery, and published. Ten semi-finalist works will also be recognized and published. Deadline: October Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Marian A. Smith Costume Scholarship Award
    The Marian A. Smith Costume Scholarship is awarded to a student pursuing a graduate degree in costume design and/or technology. The award is named after Marian A. Smith who served as Executive Director of SETC for 26 years and helped make SETC what it is today. The award is $1,500. Deadline:&... Read More
  • Mattress Factory
    The Mattress Factory’s artistic program is focused on the commission, presentation and collection of new site-specific installations that are developed in residency. Each installation is conceived for and executed in the space in which the public sees it. The work is integrated into the site a... Read More
  • McColl Center
    McColl Center for Art + Innovation is the primary venue for contemporary art in uptown Charlotte. Artists and engagement are essential to the Center. McColl Center supports artists who are at a place in their work of artistic, intellectual, or technical breakthrough. The Center is a place where arti... Read More
  • Mid Atlantic Arts
    Performances by American artists at important cultural festivals and arts marketplaces around the globe. $15,000. Deadline: September and December Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Millard Meiss Publication Fund (CAA)
    Publication grants will be considered only for book-length scholarly manuscripts in the history of art, visual studies. $8,000 Deadline: September 15 Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Millay Colony Artists in Residency Program
    The Millay Colony is an artists in residency program in Upstate New York. It welcomes 6-7 visual artists, writers and composers each month between April and November. It welcomes artists of all ages, from all cultures and communities, and in all stages of their career. Deadline: October and Ma... Read More
  • Montefiore Artist in Residency
    The Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care's Artist-in-Residence Program brings creative arts to adult oncology patients. A trained artist works onsite one day a week, doing a variety of fun, artistic projects with patients while they are receiving chemotherapy treatment. Deadline: Ongoing Le... Read More
  • MUSAC
    The Call for Proposals Laboratorio 987 is a permanent grant program intended for contemporary art and culture production, but also for its diffusion and promotion, since these functions are considered vital for the contemporary creative process. Its objective is to strengthen the cultural context of... Read More
  • Museum Association of New York
    Travel Grants - Institutions may apply for grants of up to $1,000 to support travel and/or registration fees for single or multiple participants beginning September. You may submit one application for multiple participants to partake of the same professional development opportunity. Deadline: Sept... Read More
  • Museum of Fine Arts Houston - Core Program
    The Core Program awards residencies to exceptional, highly motivated visual artists and critical writers who have completed their undergraduate or graduate training and are working to develop a sustainable practice. Residents engage with a wide range of leading artists, critics, curators, and art hi... Read More
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Houston - Dora Maar Fellowship
    Outstanding midcareer professionals in the arts and humanities are encouraged to apply for residencies from the Brown Foundation Fellows Program at the Dora Maar House. Deadline: February and October Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • National Art Education Foundation Grant
    NAEF helps provide professional development for art educators, classroom supplies for innovative projects, curriculum development for art classrooms, and ground-breaking research in visual arts education. Deadline: October Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • National Endowment for the Arts - Research: Art Works
    The NEA's Office of Research & Analysis makes awards to support research that investigates the value and/or impact of the arts, either as individual components of the U.S. arts ecology or as they interact with each other and/or with other domains of American life. This program seeks to heig... Read More
  • National Sculpture Society
    Four scholarships of $2,000 each are available for students of sculpture. The work is inspired by nature or figurative or realist sculpture. The educational institution the student attends must be an accredited U.S. institution. Scholarships are paid directly to the academic institution through whic... Read More
  • NEA (National Endowment of the Arts) - Collaborative Research Grants
    Collaborative Research Grants support groups of two or more scholars engaging in significant and sustained research in the humanities. The program seeks to encourage projects in a single field of study, as well as interdisciplinary work, both within the humanities and beyond. Projects that include p... Read More
  • NEA Foundation - Learning and Leadership Grants
    Educators frequently need outside resources to engage in meaningful professional development due to limited district funding. Through Learning & Leadership grants, the NEA Foundation supports the professional development of NEA members by providing grants to: - Individuals to participate in hig... Read More
  • NEH (National Endowment of the Humanities) - Fellowship
    Fellowship: Advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars. Deadline: April 26 Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Netherland-America Foundation
    Fellowships and educational loans to graduate and postgraduate students in the Netherlands and the U.S. Grants to young, beginning and aspiring visual and performing artists in the Netherlands and the U.S. Deadline: Variable Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • New Orleans Loving Festival - Open Calls
    The New Orleans Loving Festival™ is a Multiracial Community Celebration and Film Festival that challenges racism through outreach and education. The festival is an important community platform for showcasing films and other creative works that explore racial stereotypes and inspire people... Read More
  • New York Community Trust - Fellowship
    Edward and Sally Van Lier Arts Fellowships - The Edward and Sally Van Lier Fund of The New York Community Trust provides support for talented, culturally diverse, economically disadvantaged young people who are seriously dedicated to a career in the arts. This round of grants will provide assistance... Read More
  • New York Council for the Humanities - Action Grant
    Action Grants for up to $5,000 help launch public programs that use the humanities to activate conversations within a community. Projects that encourage participants to reflect on their values, explore new ideas, and connect with others across New York State are encouraged. These $5,000 grants requi... Read More
  • New York Council for the Humanities - Vision Grant
    Vision Grants for up to $1,500 help groups brainstorm, connect, research, strategize, and design engaging public humanities programs. Innovation is welcomed, and projects that use the tools of the humanities (civic engagement, critical inquiry, debate, discussion, historical framing, etc.) to addres... Read More
  • Nick Animation Studio
    We can't create the most awesome kids television in the world without the most awesome artists in the world. We provide a salaried position for six months to aspiring artists and offer them the chance to hone their craft in a totally hands-on way; by learning from artists who are currently working o... Read More
  • Node Center for Curatorial Studies
    The Innovators Grant is a program for investigating how thinking and strategies used in the arts can be applied for innovation in other sectors. It brings together a group of 7 ‘innovators’ from different fields to collaborate during an 8 week funded program that runs once per year. De... Read More
  • Norton Island Residency Program
    The nature of this program is straightforward, even rudimentary: this is a remote, rustic wilderness with facilities to accommodate a select group of artists who sometimes share their work after dinner but are otherwise there to work uninterrupted. The environment is beautiful, extreme, and unadorne... Read More
  • NYFA (New York Foundation for the Arts) - Fellowship
    Artists Fellowship: Artists living and working in the state of New York for unrestricted use. $7,000 Deadline: September Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • NYPL (New York Public Library) - Fellowship
    Fellowships at the Cullman Center - 15 fellowships a year to outstanding scholars and writers—academics, independent scholars, journalists, and creative writers. $70,000. Deadline: September 29 Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • NYSCI Designer in Residency
    NYSCI is seeking deep engagements with local thinkers, creators, makers, educators, artists, technicians, architects, and engineers working in and around the design community. We are looking for collaborators who want to come to NYSCI, engage with museum culture, explore our resources, and work with... Read More
  • NYU - Conference Funding
    The Student Government Assembly (SGA), with the generous assistance of the Senior Vice-Provost for Research, has established a fund to support students traveling to conferences to present a project. The Conference Fund is available to all students, both undergraduate and graduate, who are looking fo... Read More
  • NYU - Curricular Development Challenge Fund (CDCF)
    The Curricular Development Challenge Fund (CDCF) promotes innovative curricular programs and projects at New York University. The Fund helps schools, departments, and individual faculty members create new academic programs and courses, update and expand existing courses, or undertake special project... Read More
  • NYU - Graduate Student Organization (GSO)
    The Graduate Student Organization (GSO) is dedicated to fostering the professional development of Steinhardt graduate students. To this end, the GSO offers professional development funding on a competitive basis to help defray the cost of various professional activities related to graduate student s... Read More
  • NYU - University Research Challenge Fund (URCF)
    The University Research Challenge Fund (URCF) supports faculty-initiated research on a competitive basis and is administered by the URCF Advisory Committee. The Fund aims to encourage investigators to explore new areas of research that are likely to attract outside support, and support faculty engag... Read More
  • NYU - Visual Arts Initiative Award
    Support the development of innovative projects in the visual arts and related fields. $5,000 Full Time Faculty Only. Deadline: April 30 Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • NYU BFA Program in Studio Art - Artistic Practice Award Program
    The NYU Department of Art and Art Professions is excited to announce the Artistic Practice Award program, an initiative designed to assist BFA students who demonstrate excellence in their work, a commitment to their practice, and financial need for a specific project. Our mission is to support stude... Read More
  • NYU Bronfman
    The Emerging Jewish Artist Fellowship (EJAF) is a grant program for undergraduate Jewish artists, hosted by the Bronfman Center for Jewish Student Life at NYU. EJAF convenes a selective cohort who demonstrate a willingness for collaboration, creation, and cultural exploration. Fellows are awarded wi... Read More
  • NYU Center for the Humanities - Grants-in-Aid for Book Publication
    We invite applications from faculty in full-time positions at NYU in the arts or humanities with book contracts in hand. Special consideration is given to faculty at the early stages of their career. Awards can be made up to $1,500 depending on need. Awarded faculty are eligible to submit a new appl... Read More
  • NYU Center for the Humanities - Grants-in-Aid for Conferences
    The Center for the Humanities has limited funding to assist conferences with a humanistic theme held at NYU in New York City or at a global location with up to $5,000. The conference should address topics of relevance to scholars in more than one discipline and include concrete steps to engage the l... Read More
  • NYU Center for the Humanities - Working Groups Grant
    In an effort to build community and foster interdisciplinary exchange on topics with a humanistic focus at New York University, the NYU Center for the Humanities sponsors Working Groups grants. The Center envisions these grants as bringing together NYU faculty and graduate students in a carefully pl... Read More
  • NYU Graduate Fellowship
    The fellowship program includes $25,000 for each of two years of study and an intensive two-year curricular and co-curricular program designed to help prepare fellows to be the next generation of social entrepreneurs. Deadline: TBA Learn more about this opportunity ... Read More
  • NYU Steinhardt - Adjunct Grant
    As part of the collective bargaining agreement each school has a budget available to support the professional development of our part-time faculty. The Office of Administration and Finance reviews and approves applications for the Adjunct Professional Development Fund available to eligible adjunct f... Read More
  • NYU Steinhardt - Arts and Culture Award
    Critical, theoretical and/or historical studies, artistic work (including creating and performing), work related to communications and media studies, or any other projects that will enhance one's scholarship or creativity. $10,000 Full Time Faculty Only   Deadline: March  Learn more... Read More
  • NYU Steinhardt - Community Collaborative Award
    Researchers at Steinhardt and community-based organizations, health care providers, nonprofit organizations, schools. $15,000 Full Time Faculty Only Deadline: March Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • NYU Steinhardt - Cross Departmental Collaboration
    Collaboration across faculty from different departments within Steinhardt. $15,000 Full Time Faculty Only Deadline: April Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • NYU Steinhardt - Full-Time Professional Development Fund
    The Steinhardt Full-Time Professional Development Fund seeks to enhance the school’s intellectual life by supporting faculty research, artistic work, and professional development. The Professional Development Fund supports faculty in situations when IDA funds or faculty budgets are insufficien... Read More
  • NYU Steinhardt - Global Research Incubator
    Global research through small-scale, pilot, or formative studies. $10,000 Full Time Faculty Only Deadline: March  Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • NYU Steinhardt - Griffiths Research Award
    Research has been published or accepted for publication over the calendar years 2013-2015. $1,000 Full Time Faculty Only Deadline: April Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • NYU Steinhardt - Kate Saphir Zirin Education Faculty Research Fellowship Award
    Women's education and taught commercial and vocational skills to women in the New York City public school system. $10,000 Full Time Faculty Only. Deadline: April Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • NYU Steinhardt - Research Development Award
    Projects with the goal of translating this work into strong long-term externally-sponsored funding opportunities. $10,000 Full Time Faculty Only Deadline: March Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • NYU Steinhardt - Students Research and Creative Project Award
    Undergraduate and Master’s Students Research and Creative Project Award The Student Research and Creative Project Grant is open to all Steinhardt undergraduate and master's students. Students may receive up to $1,000 to conduct a research study or creative project under the supervision of a f... Read More
  • NYU Steinhardt - Study Abroad Scholarship
    The Office of Global Affairs offers a limited number of competitive, need-based scholarships ranging from $500-$2000 for participation in Intersession and Summer study abroad programs. Undergraduate and graduate US citizens and international students are eligible to apply. Scholarship awards are app... Read More
  • NYU Steinhardt - Undergraduate Research Creative Project Grant
    Outstanding undergraduate or master’s students at NYU Steinhardt are invited to apply for the Steinhardt Undergraduate and Master’s Student Research/Creative Project Award. Students may be awarded up to $1,000 to conduct a research study or creative project under the supervision of a fac... Read More
  • NYU Steinhardt - Undergraduate Student Government
    A portion of the USG budget is set aside each semester to support students in their professional development. Reimbursements are offered on a competitive basis to undergraduate students of good academic standing in the Steinhardt School to help offset the cost of various professional activities rela... Read More
  • NYU Wasserman Center Internship Grant
    The Wasserman Center Internship Grant and the Wasserman Center Global Internship Grant were established to provide financial assistance to students pursuing unpaid internships in qualifying industries that do not traditionally pay their interns. The Wasserman Center offers the $1,000 grants during t... Read More
  • Ox-Bow Residency
    Ox-Bow’s residency program offers artists and writers, at various stages in their career, the time, space, and community to encourage growth and experimentation in their practice. The Arts Faculty and MFA residences are held during the summer while our core classes and community programs are i... Read More
  • PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation
    Scholarship awards are offered annually to recognize and reward students who have demonstrated exceptional academic performance, as well as to provide meaningful support to those with great financial need. By recognizing the achievements of outstanding students, the PanHellenic Scholarship Foundatio... Read More
  • Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship
    Every year, The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans supports thirty New Americans, immigrants or the children of immigrants, who are pursuing graduate school in the United States. Each Fellowship supports one to two years of graduate study in any field and in any advanced degree-gr... Read More
  • Pelham Art Center - Alexander Rutsch Award
    This juried competition is open to U.S. based artists aged 19 and older. All work submitted must be available for exhibition and be categorized as paintings. The winner is awarded a $5,000 cash prize and a solo exhibition at Pelham Art Center. Deadline: January Learn more about this opportuni... Read More
  • Pen & Brush
    Pen + Brush works with an impressive network of art world professionals to elevate underrepresented women artists and provide meaningful exhibition opportunities. Submit your work and be considered by art professionals, serving as P+B curators, for a variety of exhibition opportunities in our galler... Read More
  • Penland Resident Artist Program
    Penland’s resident artists are full-time artists who spend three years living and working in Penland’s school community. The program is designed for artists who are at some pivotal moment in their career—the residency is an opportunity for them to test ideas and make choices that w... Read More
  • Peripheral Vision Arts
    The Emerging Women Artists Publication Fellowship is open to professional women artists who consider themselves under recognized and are seeking critical recognition for a body of work not widely published in an academic or museum context. Currently enrolled students are not eligible to apply. Prefe... Read More
  • PICA - Portland Institute for Contemporary Art
    Grants to Individuals Program - Six residencies are available each year to provide artists with materials and working space during a development stage in making a new project. Deadline: Ongoing Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation
    The Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation awards three types of grants: General Grants for Arts and Arts Education, Arts Education Schools Choose Grants and Arts Education Impact Grants. All grants reflect a commitment to engage diverse communities and audiences in the arts. The program emphasizes acce... Read More
  • Pilchuck Glass School - Emerging Artist-in-Residence Program
    The EAiR Program supports artists who are making a transition in their professional lives. Whether moving from academia to a professional studio practice, taking up a new medium, or beginning a new body of work, artists find this independent residency ideal for contemplation, research, and experimen... Read More
  • Pioneer Works
    Pioneer Works residency program was developed to provide free space where creative practitioners across a variety of disciplines can work in close proximity, sharing energies and ideas. With ample light-filled studios, in-house publishing platforms, a technology lab, a music studio, burgeoning educa... Read More
  • Playa
    On the edge of the Great Basin, PLAYA offers creative individuals the space, the solitude and the community to reflect and to engage their work through its residency program. PLAYA supports innovative thinking through work in the arts, literature, natural sciences and other fields of creative inquir... Read More
  • Pollack-Krasner Foundation Inc.
    The Pollock-Krasner Foundation's dual criteria for grants are recognizable artistic merit and demonstrable financial need, whether professional, personal or both. The Foundation's mission is to aid, internationally, those individuals who have worked as professional artists over a significant period ... Read More
  • Precipice Fund
    The Precipice Fund awards grants to visual art projects. Works in performance or other media are only eligible if the project clearly incorporates visual art elements at its core, and/or engages visual art discourse or an expanded definition of visual art practice. Film projects ... Read More
  • Princeton University - Hodder Fellowship
    The Hodder Fellowship will be given to artists and writers of exceptional promise to pursue independent projects at Princeton University during the academic year. Potential Hodder Fellows are composers, choreographers, performance artists, visual artists, writers or other kinds of artists or humanis... Read More
  • ProjectArt
    ProjectArt is a national solution to the arts access crises. Resident artists participate in a 9-month residency from September through June. Each artist is assigned to a public library where they teach, mentor youth, and create new work in the library’s community room– 3 hours are alloc... Read More
  • Proyecto´ace PIRAR
    Proyecto´acePIRAR is an Artist-­in-­Residence International Program located in the city of Buenos Aires, Argentina in South America. The residencies aim to support contemporary visual art practices (including performance and curatorial proposals) promoting exchange, debate, experimenta... Read More
  • Puffin Foundation Grant
    The Puffin Foundation Ltd. continues to make grants that encourage emerging artists whose works might have difficulty being aired due to their genre and/or social philosophy. The Foundation does not have the means to fund large film/documentary proposals, grants for travel, continuing education... Read More
  • Queens Arts Fund
    Queens Arts Fund (QAF) offers grants to Queens-based individual artists and nonprofit organizations offering distinctive arts and cultural programming that directly serves the citizens of Queens. Deadline: October Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Queens Council of the Arts
    The Community Arts Grant supports Queens community-based nonprofit organizations offering cultural activities and artist collectives and individual artists working in partnership with nonprofit Queens-based organizations that enhance the cultural vibrancy in Queens’ communities and neighborho... Read More
  • Queens Museum
    The Community Partnership Gallery at the Queens Museum provides opportunities for our cultural and other nonprofit organizational partners to develop and mount short-term exhibitions based on their programs and our collaborative projects. In addition, it regularly showcases the work of students in t... Read More
  • Racine Art Museum Fellowship
    These competitive awards recognize artists, at all stages of their careers, who are creating outstanding work in all media including painting/drawing, printmaking, photography, bookmaking, sculpture, installation, film/video, fibers, glass, metals, wood, and ceramics. Award amount is $2,500. Deadli... Read More
  • Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University - Radcliffe Fellow
    Each of the more than 800 fellows who have been in residence at the Radcliffe Institute has pursued an independent project, but the collaborative experience unites all of them. Scholars, scientists, and artists work on individual projects, or in clusters, to generate new research, publications, art,... Read More
  • Red Gate Residency
    Red Gate Residency is an international artists residency program providing artists, curators, writers, and academics with the opportunity to live and create work in China. Our objective is to provide facilities for artists to easily start their projects and offer a community in which they can partic... Read More
  • Rema Hort Mann Foundation
    Since 1996 Rema Hort Mann Foundation has awarded the Emerging Artist Grant to promising visual artists in the greater New York City metropolitan area. Today, the grant is distributed in both Los Angeles and New York City. Deadline: Nomination Only Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Residency 108
    Residency 108 invites emerging and established artists, writers and thinkers of all disciplines to immerse themselves in their creative practice. We particularly welcome those who work with nature, ecology and the installation of temporary outdoor land-art works. The residency is free apart from the... Read More
  • Rose Fellowship
    The Rose Fellowship partners community-engaged architects and artists with local community development organizations. Together, we facilitate an inclusive approach that creates and preserves sustainable, healthy and affordable communities. Our architectural fellows are designers with an accredited d... Read More
  • Roswell Artist-in-Residence Program
    The Roswell Artist-in-Residence Program was established in 1967 to provide gifted studio based visual artists with the unique opportunity to concentrate on their work in a supportive, collegial environment for a whole year. In residence grants are offered to all professional visual artists 21 y... Read More
  • RU Residency Program
    Residency Unlimited (RU) residencies are tailored to support the specific needs of artists and curators working in all the visual arts media and disciplines, at varying stages of their practice and career, and from around the world. For artists, residencies usually vary in length from three to ... Read More
  • Ruth and Harold Chaven Foundation
    The Ruth and Harold Chenven Foundation gives annual awards of $1500 to individual artists living and working in the United States, and who are engaged in or planning a new craft or visual art project. Applicants should have a developed body of work. The Foundation does not accept film, video, perfor... Read More
  • S&R Foundation - Washington Award
    S&R Foundation supports talented individuals in the arts, sciences, and social entrepreneurship, especially those who are furthering international cultural collaboration. The Washington Award recognizes talented emerging artists in music, dance, and visual arts.Deadline: FebruaryLearn more about... Read More
  • Saas-Fee Summer Institute of Art
    Applications for SFSIA 2019 | New York City are open to students, practitioners and scholars from the fields of art (including video, painting, photography, sculpture and installation), design, architecture, critical writing, neuroscience, science and technology studies, critical theory, c... Read More
  • Salzburg International Summer Academy
    Salzburg International Summer Academy is an intensive workshops of between one and four weeks, dealing with topical questions of art production and directed by outstanding artists from all over the world – this is what awaits you at the Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts. Foun... Read More
  • Sam and Adele Golden Foundation
    Artists are selected through a competitive selection process for the Residency Program. Portfolios of submitted images will be judged by an independent committee comprised of highly regarded art professionals. During this first round, artists will be selected solely on the basis of their portfolio. ... Read More
  • SAR Native American Artist Fellowship
    The Indian Arts Research Center (IARC) offers three artist-in-residence fellowships annually to advance the work of established and emerging Native American artists. Each fellowship includes a monthly stipend, housing, studio space, a supplies allowance, full access to the IARC collections, and trav... Read More
  • Scottish Sculpture Workshop
    The SSW Residency Programme offers a number of opportunities throughout the year; these provide artists from all backgrounds, the time, space, support and facilities to develop their practice. At SSW we encourage experimentation and exploration of sculpture within the expanded field and so our resid... Read More
  • Sculpture Center
    The In Practice program offers artists curatorial and financial support to create new work for exhibition at SculptureCenter. Artists selected for the annual In Practice exhibition receive an honorarium and production support. The level of production support depends on the scope of accepted works an... Read More
  • Sculpture Center - Artist Proposals
    SculptureCenter's In Practice program offers artists curatorial and financial support to create new work for exhibition at SculptureCenter. We invite artists to submit proposals for new projects to be presented in early 2018. Artists selected for the In Practice exhibition will r... Read More
  • Shandanken - Paint School
    Paint School is a free master class in the theory and practice of painting that takes place in New York City. This lecture-based program brings twelve fellows together with six faculty members who are widely recognized as among the most exceptional painters working today. Deadline: October Learn m... Read More
  • Sharpe Walentas Studio Program
    The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program awards rent-free non-living studio space to 17 visual artists for year-long residencies. Its mission is to provide working studio space and community for artists. Artists are selected annually based on merit from a competitive pool of applicants by a professional j... Read More
  • Sherman Foundation - Core Fund
    The Foundation provides limited support for arts education, focusing primarily, but not exclusively, on pre-professional youth education. $35,000 for 2 years. Deadline: OngoingLearn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Sherman Foundation - Rosin Fund
    The Rosin Fund’s Arts Program will support a limited number of innovative, short-term and high-impact projects that support and strengthen New York City's performing, visual, and literary arts fields. Grants will range between $100,000 and $250,000 per year (with the possibility of larger gran... Read More
  • Sikta Center
    The Sitka Center’s Residency Program has provided more than 200 visual artists, writers, musicians, and natural science scholars the opportunity to conduct their work while deeply engaging with the inspirational coastal environment of Cascade Head. Up to five residents at a time, usually from ... Read More
  • Sir John Soanes Museum Foundation
    Sir John Soane's Museum Foundation Traveling Fellowship Program - A grant of $5,000 is paid to the awardee and may be allocated as the graduate student sees fit within the scope of the approved project. The applicant must be enrolled in a graduate degree program in the history of art, architecture, ... Read More
  • Skowhegan Program
    Skowhegan has a long tradition of offering artists the opportunity to engage fully with their studio practice, with their peers, and with distinguished faculty and mentors. The experience has proven to be transformative time and time again for those artists who are able to take full advantage of the... Read More
  • Smack Mellon - Artist Studio Program
    The Artist Studio Program was launched in 2000 in response to the crisis of available of affordable space for artists living and working in New York City. The program provides six eligible artists working in all visual arts media a free private studio space accessible 24/7 and a fellowship (dependen... Read More
  • Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship
    The Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship (SARF) program was launched in 2007 to provide outstanding visual artists from across the world a unique opportunity to work with Smithsonian museums, research sites, collections, and scholars, so they may conduct research that inspires new artwork. SARF Fe... Read More
  • Society of Illustrators - Student Scholarship Competition
    Every year since 1981 the Society has held the Student Scholarship Competition. In a competition which can kick start a career, students bring their most sophisticated, well-crafted and original work to be tested. A jury of professional peers, including illustrators and art directors, selects the mo... Read More
  • Socrates Sculpture Park Artist Fellowship
    Socrates Sculpture Park invites artists to submit proposals for the Emerging Artist Fellowship (EAF), an annual residency program and The Socrates Annual exhibition that awards 15 artists the opportunity to produce and exhibit sculpture and installation in the Park. EAF recipients will receive a $5,... Read More
  • Spacework, Bronx Community Artist Grant
    The aim of the Spaceworks Bronx Community Artist Grant program is to enhance formal and informal connections between artists and communities in the Bronx. Spaceworks has awarded grants to emerging Bronx-based artists to support and develop creative projects that are community-based with an emphasis ... Read More
  • Spark Box Studio
    Beginning your career as an emerging artist can be tough, which is why Spark Box Studio is offering FREE RESIDENCIES to emerging artists. This residency opportunity is a unique way for emerging artists to cultivate new ideas, access a rich library of arts resources, learn about career-building oppor... Read More
  • Sparkplug
    The Sparkplug Foundation is a family foundation that funds start-up organizations and new projects of established organizations in music, education and community organizing. We aim to support the development of emerging democratic movements and communities working on issues of local democracy, justi... Read More
  • Sparkplug
    The Sparkplug Foundation is a family foundation that funds start-up organizations and new projects of established organizations in music, education and community organizing. We aim to support the development of emerging democratic movements and communities working on issues of local democracy, justi... Read More
  • Speculative Literature Foundation
    SLF travel grants are awarded annually to assist writers of speculative literature (in fiction, poetry,drama, or creative nonfiction) in their research. They are not currently available for academic research, though we hope to offer such funds in the future. We are currently offering one $800 travel... Read More
  • Spencer - Conference Grants
    Bring together scholars whose substantive knowledge, theoretical insight, and methodological expertise can be assembled in ways that build upon and reach beyond familiar modes of thinking concerning conundrums or problems in education researchDeadline: Fall TBA Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Spencer Foundation - Small Research Grant
    The Small Research Grants program is intended to support education research projects with budgets of $50,000 or less. In keeping with the Spencer Foundation’s mission, this program aims to fund academic work that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly conceived. Deadline: Feb... Read More
  • Sperenza Foundation
    Grants to individuals to provide funds for future projects in the arts, or recognize excellence and outstanding achievement in the arts. $50,000. Deadline: OngoingLearn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • St. Elmo Arts Residency MFA artists
    The St. Elmo Arts Residency is a joint project of the University of Texas at Austin’s Department of Art and Art History and the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. It offers one fellowship each academic year to a newly minted MFA artist in painting, drawing, print, photo, sculpture ... Read More
  • Stanley Picker Fellowships Design & Fine Art
    The Stanley Picker Gallery at Kingston University is currently seeking to appoint two contemporary practitioners to the Stanley Picker Fellowships in Design & Fine Art 2017. Each Fellowship provides up to £12,000 and valuable access to the extensive material workshops, technical resources... Read More
  • Star Works Clay Studio
    Resident artists are selected based on a competitive pool of applicants from across the country and abroad, working in sculpture, functional pottery and design. Residents are chosen based on the quality and strength of their work, clearly expressed goals for residency and the dynamics that fit the s... Read More
  • Stonecreek Farm Artist Residency
    The Stonecreek Artist in Residency program is a privately funded opportunity to support established or emerging artists who are working towards building a body of work. We are looking for artists in any medium that will directly utilize or draw inspiration from the natural environment at Stonecreek ... Read More
  • Studio Museum Harlem
    Since 1968, The Studio Museum in Harlem has earned recognition for its catalytic role in advancing the work of visual artists of African and Latino descent through its Artist-in-Residence program. The program has supported over one hundred graduates who have gone on to highly regarded careers. Every... Read More
  • Surel's Place
    Surel’s Place believes that artists should be supported at a level commensurate to the value you add to our individual and collective lives. We aim to give you the time, shelter, and professional support your work deserves. In exchange, we ask you to offer art experiences to our community. D... Read More
  • SVA MFA Art Practice
    MFA Art Practice at the School of Visual Arts invites emerging and mid-career artists working in all disciplines to apply for the inaugural Art Practice Artist-in-Residence program. One artist will be selected to be the Artist-in-Residence for the duration of the Art Practice program’s summer ... Read More
  • Textile Arts Center
    Textile Arts Center equips emerging artists and designers with the skills they need to articulate their practices and contribute to their communities. TAC offers a rigorous Artists in Residence (AIR) program combining interdisciplinary learning with a deep focus on technical and professional develop... Read More
  • The BAU Institute Residency
    The BAU Institute Residency offers international mid-career artists, who have been working independently for over ten years, apartments and workspaces at no cost. Hosted at the Camargo Foundation, the BAU Institute’s Residency award supports artists working in the visual arts, film, performanc... Read More
  • The Core Program
    The Core Program awards residencies to exceptional, highly motivated visual artists and critical writers who have completed their undergraduate or graduate training and are working to develop a sustainable practice. Residents engage with a wide range of leading artists, critics, curators, and art hi... Read More
  • The School for Curatorial Studies - Venice
    The Summer School in Curatorial Practice will take place during the International Art Biennale Venice. With an interdisciplinary approach, the course provides practical training and experience within museums and exhibition settings. Its international faculty includes curators and museum professional... Read More
  • The Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation
    The Foundation supports arts and cultural organizations through grants to catalyze collective action, promote equality, contribute to advocacy and policy change and develop capacity for greater civic engagement. The Foundation is also interested in supporting organizations outside of the arts whose ... Read More
  • The Studios at MASS MoCA Residency for College Arts Faculty
    MASS MoCA invites artists who are full-time faculty at colleges and universities to apply for a free two-week summer residency at the Studios at MASS MoCA. Much of the two-week residency session will be unstructured time to focus on making new work and connecting with your fellow artists-in-residenc... Read More
  • Times Square Arts - Midnight Moment - Billboards
    Times Square Arts is currently accepting Midnight Moment applications for December 2019 and beyond.  Midnight Moment is the world’s largest, longest-running digital art exhibition, synchronized on electronic billboards and Newspaper Kiosks throughout Times Square nightly from 11:57p... Read More
  • Transit
    TRANSIT aims to serve artists from multiple disciplines within written, visual, music and performance arts; our current residencies are for those with any arts background (our project-based Wild Card inbound program); alternative comics, 'zine, and self-publishing experience (our CHIPRC inbound prog... Read More
  • Triangle Arts Association
    Residencies to emerging and mid-career international and national visual artists with free studio space. Deadline: Fall TBA Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Trucks of Art, DSNY
    The New York City Department of Sanitation has announced “Trucks of Art”, an opportunity for artists to put their artwork, focused on sustainability or our workforce, on one of our collection trucks. As the Department is leading New Yorkers to send zero waste to landfills, artists will u... Read More
  • Two Trees Cultural Space Subsidy Program
    Two Trees is dedicated to maintaining a diverse group of commercial tenants that exemplify DUMBO’s identity as a place where creativity, entrepreneurship, and community engagement are celebrated.  Recognizing that market rents are not feasible for all, the Cultural Space Subsidy Program d... Read More
  • UCross Foundation
    Artists, writers and composers from around the United States and the world, in all stages of their professional careers, are invited to apply to work on individual or collaborative projects. Fellows are chosen by a panel of professionals in the arts and humanities in a highly competitive application... Read More
  • UNIDEE
    This is an open call for applications to partake in Expanded Body. An immersive exploration of the Oasi Zegna, a residential module conceived for Cittadellarte - Fondazione Pistoletto and Fondazione Zegna by Andrea Caretto | Raffaella Spagna and developed under the umbrella ... Read More
  • United Arts Council
    The Professional Development Grant for Artists (also known as the Regional Artist Project Grant) provides financial support to committed, gifted individual artists and small, unincorporated groups of collaborating artists. The grant (up to $1500) is designed to support projects that will advance the... Read More
  • United States Artists/Knight Foundation
    United States Artists celebrates the breadth of American artistic practices by providing $50,000 unrestricted awards directly to artists. We honor innovative, accomplished artists at all stages of their careers, who are nominated by their peers and field experts for their fresh perspectives, unique ... Read More
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
    The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater will award up to four in-residence Inclusive Excellence Fellowships for the 2017-18 academic year.  Fellows will receive a competitive nine-month salary, a $2,000 research allowance, and the generous benefits package offered to all UW-Whitewater faculty an... Read More
  • VCCA Residency
    Serenity. Light. Space. Privacy. The ability to work uninterrupted for hours, days, weeks in a quiet studio cradled in 400 acres of rolling Blue Ridge farmland. These are just a few of the reasons why more than 400 of the world's foremost writers, composers, and visual artists come to VCCA each year... Read More
  • Vera List Fellowship
    The Vera List Center Fellowships support individuals whose work advances the discourse on art and politics. The appointments provide the opportunity to further develop such work drawing from the academic resources of The New School, to expand on the work in collaboration with students and classes, a... Read More
  • Vera List Prize
    Vera List Center Prize for Art and Politics honors an artist or group of artists who has taken great risks to advance social justice in profound and visionary ways. International in scope, the biennial prize is awarded for a particular project's long-term impact, boldness, and artistic excellence. ... Read More
  • Vermont Studio Center Residency
    Each month, VSC welcomes over 50 artists and writers from across the country and around the world to its historic campus in northern Vermont. Deadline: 3 fellowship deadlines per year: February 15th, June 15th, and October 1st. Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Virginia A. Groot Foundation
    The Virginia A. Groot Foundation established the Virginia A. Groot Foundation Grant in 1988 so that a ceramic sculpture or sculpture artist may have the opportunity to devote a substantial period of time to the development of his or her work. $5,000 - $30,000. Deadline: February 1Learn more about th... Read More
  • Visual Art Open
    The competition is open to both amateur and professional artists, working in one or more of the following media: drawing, printing, painting, photography, digital art and sculpture.  The aim is to give UK and International visual artists the ultimate platform to develop their passion and caree... Read More
  • Vox Populi
    Vox Populi is pleased to announce its annual open call offering artists and curators living outside of Philadelphia the opportunity to extend and challenge their artistic development. Vox is particularly interested in exhibitions by national and international artists and curators without commercial ... Read More
  • Vox Populi Open Call
    Vox Populi is accepting submissions for its fourteenth annual Juried Exhibition VOX XIV. This opportunity is particularly for emerging artists without commercial representation who push boundaries in terms of form and content, employ alternative methodologies and want to expose their practice to new... Read More
  • W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund
    Photographer whose past work and proposed project follows the tradition of W. Eugene Smith. $30,000. Deadline: Spring TBALearn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Walker Curatorial Fellowship
    The Visual Arts department offers two 24-month curatorial fellowships which begin in September of odd years. Occasionally one or both positions may be available in the even years. The Curatorial Fellowship provides recent graduates in the field with important professional experience. Candidates for ... Read More
  • Wallace Foundation
    Expand learning and enrichment for disadvantaged children and the vitality of the arts for everyone. Deadline: Nomination OnlyLearn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Warhol Foundation - Curatorial Fellow
    Encourage curatorial research leading to new scholarship in the field of contemporary art. $50,000 Deadline: March 1 and  September 1 Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Warhol Foundation - Organizations
    Grants are made for scholarly exhibitions at museums; curatorial research; visual arts programming at artist-centered organizations; artist residencies and commissions; arts writing; and efforts to promote the health, welfare and first amendment rights of artists. $100,000 (Variable) Deadline: Mar... Read More
  • Wassiac - Artist Residency
    We accept 1-6 month proposals for our Summer Residency season (May – October) and for our Winter Residency season (November-April). Residents are selected by a review committee composed of the board of directors and professionals in their field. Artists will be selected based on the quality of... Read More
  • Wassiac - Education Fellowship
    Our expanded Education Fellowship program awards free 2-3 month residencies in exchange for extensive participation in the Wassaic Project’s education programming, which connects the local community to contemporary artists and artistic practices. Recipients of Fall and Spring Education Fellows... Read More
  • Watermill Center’s Artist Residency Program
    Watermill’s Artist Residency Program began in 2006, when The Center officially opened as a year-round facility. Each year collectives and individual artists take up residence at The Center to live and develop works that critically investigate, challenge and extend the existing norms of artisti... Read More
  • Wave Farm Media Arts Assistance Fund
    For individual artists, the New York State Council on the Arts in Partnership with Wave Farm: Media Arts Assistance Fund (MAAF) provides support for the distribution and exhibition, as well as completion of works in all genres of sound and moving image art, including emergent technology. Grant award... Read More
  • Wexner Center Foundation
    Wexner Prize- The program awards a $50,000 prize annually to a major contemporary artist whose work and career must exemplify the institution's goals of embracing exploration and innovation while upholding the highest standards of artistic quality and integrity. Recipients are nominated by the Cente... Read More
  • Whiting Creative Nonfiction Grant
    The Whiting Creative Nonfiction Grant of $40,000 is awarded to writers in the process of completing a book of deeply researched and imaginatively composed nonfiction. The Whiting Foundation recognizes that these works are essential to our culture, but come into being at great cost to writers in... Read More
  • Whitney Independant Study Program
    The Independent Study Program (ISP) consists of three interrelated parts: Studio Program, Curatorial Program, and Critical Studies Program. The ISP provides a setting within which students pursuing art practice, curatorial work, art historical scholarship, and critical writing engage in ongoing disc... Read More
  • Willapa Bay AIR
    We offer month-long, self-directed residencies to emerging and established artists, writers, scholars, singer/songwriters, and musical composers. The Residency provides lodging, meals, and work space, at no cost, to six residents each month from March 1 through September 30 of the year. Applications... Read More
  • William H. Johnson Prize
    The William H. Johnson Prize is awarded annually to an early career African American artist. For our purposes, "early career" is a flexible term that should be interpreted liberally to include artists who have finished their academic work within twelve years from the year that the prize is awarded. ... Read More
  • Women's Net - Amber Grant
    The Amber Grants began in 1998. It was launched by Womensnet to honor the memory of a young woman (Amber) who died at the age of 19 – unable to fulfill her entrepreneurial dreams. Today the Amber Grant helps women like you achieve the dreams that Amber could not. Each month we award a Qualifyi... Read More
  • Women's Studio Workshop
    Our mission is to operate and maintain an artists’ workspace that encourages the voice and vision of individual women artists, provides professional opportunities for artists at various stages of their careers, and promotes programs designed to stimulate public involvement, awareness, and supp... Read More
  • Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild
    The Byrdcliffe Artist in Residence program provides visual artists, writers, and composers of exceptional talent with uninterrupted time and creative space within the serene natural setting of the Byrdcliffe Art Colony. Lasting four weeks, the residency offers artists private studio time within a co... Read More
  • Wyeth Foundation for American Art (CAA)
    For this grant program, “American art” is defined as art created in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Eligible for the grant are book-length scholarly manuscripts in the history of American art, visual studies, and related subjects that have been accepted by a publisher on their mer... Read More
  • Yale Center for British Art - Curatorial Scholar Award
    Curatorial Scholar Awards are open to any curators who are engaged in significant curatorial work in the field of British art. Deadline: January Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Yale Center for British Art - Visiting Scholar Award
    Visiting Scholar Awards provide academic, museum, and independent scholars, as well as doctoral students, working in any field related to British art an opportunity to study the Center’s collection. Deadline: January Learn more about this opportunity... Read More
  • Yarat
    YARAT Residency is open for artists who are engaged in open, research-based practice across disciplines and show an interest in discovering the Caucasus region. The programme engages residents in discussions with fellow artists and international arts professionals, as well as travel around Azerbaija... Read More