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Posts about Native American Arts

January 2014

1.23.14
Dawn Spears
January 4, 2014 marked the final day of Native New England Now , an installation of works by Native American artists supported over the years through NEFA’s Native Arts program. Produced in...Read more »
1.16.14
Elizabeth Epsen
NEFA recently joined two distinct crowfunding platforms to further support grantees and participants’ efforts. Why two sites? Though they are both focused on crowdfunding, they operate on...Read more »
1.2.14
Abigail Maulion
Happy new year! NEFA will periodically post upcoming events that may be of interest to our constituents. Events may include various professional development opportunities in New England and around...Read more »

October 2013

10.28.13
Dawn Spears
The Native Arts program at NEFA has partnered with Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center (MPMRC) to bring together Native New England Now , on exhibit through January 4, 2014, featuring...Read more »

March 2013

3.21.13
Dawn Spears
As a part of the TAAC/Rhode Island Planning Committee, I am excited that this year’s conference, OPEN DIALOGUE 13, will be here in New England. This is an exciting opportunity bringing The...Read more »

January 2013

1.25.13
Dawn Spears
One of my goals as program manager of NEFA’s Native Arts program is to guide Native American artists and organizations through NEFA’s application process. One way in which I achieve this...Read more »
1.4.13
Steven Skerritt-Davis
We are excited to announce that our transition to a new online grants system is complete! Below are a few tips to help you navigate the new system. Starting a new funding request: To open a new NEFA...Read more »

December 2012

12.7.12
Steven Skerritt-Davis
Each grant round, NEFA program staff respond to many questions from applicants about fiscal sponsorship. This post explains why and when NEFA grantees need fiscal sponsors and provides resources to...Read more »

November 2012

11.16.12
Steven Skerritt-Davis
NEFA is transitioning to an improved online grants system to better serve our applicants and grantees. Some benefits of the system’s redesign include: easier profile creation and maintenance...Read more »
11.15.12
Dawn Spears
November 2012 is National Native American Heritage Month, and each year, the President of the United States recognizes Native Americans with a proclamation celebrating the rich heritage of the...Read more »

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