"Collective Imagination for Spatial Justice" floats in a blue galaxy.
Strengthens collaborations to support the work to collectively imagine creative, impactful, accountable public art.
October 19, 2020
In front of a large mural of a young girl sitting on a young boys shoulders, a group of people gather.
Creative City Boston invests in artists who are creating socially-engaged public art by providing project-specific grants and additional resources including professional development, technical assistance, and access to a peer-learning cohort.
The next deadline will be in 2020
In a pharmacy aisle, a young boy dances.
Augments selected National Dance Project Production Grantees to support community engagement.
For select NDP Production grantees by invitation only
On stage, a group of dancers clap under their legs as they hop.
NDP Production Grants fund the creation and U.S. touring of new dance works. Grants are highly competitive and are awarded to approximately 20 projects annually.
By Invitation Only. Full Proposal Deadline Extended: July 10, 2020
A dancer crouches as confetti falls from the ceiling.
Enhances partnerships between artists and residency sites to prepare new works for touring.
For select NDP Production grantees by invitation only
In a spotlight, a dancer leaps while four more dancers look in.
National Dance Project Travel Fund provides monetary assistance for U.S. based presenters, curatorial staff, and residency directors or for current NDP artist grantees to connect in person to explore feasibility of presenting NDP-funded works.
Rolling Deadline
Behind a projection of water splashing, a woman, with her arms out and eyes closed, steps towards an audience.
Provides funds for creation and U.S. touring of artist-led, ensemble, devised projects. These grants are highly competitive and are awarded to ten projects annually.
By Invitation Only. Full Proposal Round Deadline Extended: July 20, 2020
A man in a red hat gestures over the head of a man in a tank that has the words "no day job" on it.
Transition Grants are awarded to NTP Creation & Touring Grant recipients to support continuity for ensembles following the completion of touring.
For select NTP Production grantees by invitation only
In front of a projection of a field, Orlando leans over a wooden structure.
The New England Dance Fund awards small, catalytic grants to New England-based choreographers of all genres and backgrounds who identify an opportunity that will advance their careers in dance.
2021
A dozen or more musicians playing brass instruments. A tuba player is leaping. They are outside on a granite-ledged park with a cloudy summer sky in the background.
Provides grants to New England performing artists for the creation and production of new work
September 3, 2020
"Public Art for Spatial Justice" in an orange galaxy.
Supports public art that creatively expresses and embodies a more just version of what’s possible in public.
October 19, 2020
A group of people work on creating a screen print.
The Public Art Learning Fund aims to strengthen the field of public art in New England by providing professional development support directly to artists.
December 14, 2020
A doll in native garb has a pink bird on their hand.
The Rebecca Blunk Fund at the New England Foundation for the Arts was established in memory of Rebecca Blunk (1953-2014), celebrating her 29 years of service to NEFA and her abiding passion for the
By nomination only