Grants and opportunities

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A residency for writers, with a twist: you can keep the house

Write A House, a non-profit organization in Detroit, Michigan, renovates abandoned homes to offer artist residencies for writers.  It has one, key twist: the house is yours, for free, forever. Applications for Spring 2015 will be online soon! http://writeahouse.com Advertisements

New! Claudia F. Savage reviews 5 artist-parent residencies available now

This is a beautifully organized list of 5 artist-parent residencies available in 2015-2016.   Application deadlines begin in April and carry through the fall.  Many offer a stipend and/or childcare. Open to dancers, visual artists, writers, musicians, composers, choreographers, and more! http://www.voicecatcher.org/archives/4769

BAX space grant app 06/05/15

BAX Parent/Artist Space Grant with Childcare Stipend: Application Due 06/05/15 http://artistservices.bax.org/residencies/space-grants/2015-parent-artist-space-grant-application/

Pen Parentis Writing Fellowship App Open

Pen Parentis Writing Fellowship for New Parents Application due 04/16/15 http://www.penparentis.org/fellowships/guidelines/

Lincoln Center Education partners with Hunter College to offer FULLY SUBSIDIZED masters degree in arts education

Great opportunity! Lincoln Center Scholars Program in partnership with Hunter College is seeking 40 candidates for a FULLY SUBSIDIZED Masters in Education program that comes with a $7500 stipend and fast-tracked placement into NYC public school arts teaching positions. Deadline is soon- February 11. Take a look! http://lincolncentereducation.org/higher-education#lincoln-center-scholars

Call for entries: Porous Borders Festival, May 16-17 Detroit + Hamtramck MI

The Porous Borders Festival is a two-day, free, walkable, and family friendly festival at the municipal border between two communities, one being the most internationally diverse zip code in Michigan.  Art, arch, performance, etc welcome. Deadline for entries is Jan 31st The festival takes place May 16-17, 2015 For more info: http://thehinterlandsensemble.org/project/porous-borders-festival/

Sustainable Arts Foundation: grants for parenting artists in visual arts or writing

The Sustainable Arts Foundation will award multiple grants in the amount of $6,000 for visual artists and writers who have children under the age of 18.  A number of smaller awards will be available for artists who do not qualify for the main awards but demonstrate promise. Applications for the Spring 2015 awards are due February … Continue reading