News

July 2016

Press Releases
7.29.16
(BOSTON, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts has awarded $1,637,900 through the National Dance Project (NDP) to support the creation of new dance works that will tour the United States. These dance works will be created by choreographers and companies with compelling artistic voices and at...Read more »
Press Releases
7.18.16
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts announces the appointment of four new members of NEFA’s Board of Directors and recognized three members retiring from the board in 2016.Read more »
Press Releases
7.5.16
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts is pleased to announce the awardees of the Rebecca Blunk Fund: Sierra Henries (Chaubunagungamaug Nipmuck) of Sullivan, ME, and Lida Winfield of Burlington, VT. Henries and Winfield will receive awards of $2,500 each in unrestricted funds to...Read more »

June 2016

Press Releases
6.23.16
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts announced that Deidra Montgomery is taking a new role at NEFA as the program coordinator for Creative City . Most recently, Deidra has been a part of NEFA’s development department, starting as associate in March 2014 and promoted to...Read more »
Press Releases
6.23.16
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts has awarded $93,675 in annual Fund for the Arts grants supporting public art projects that will take place in the greater Boston area. The Fund for the Arts supports community-based organizations within Route 495 in Massachusetts to select and...Read more »
Press Releases
6.22.16
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts announced that Nicholas Medvescek has joined the organization as CreativeGround website administrator. Prior to joining NEFA, Nicholas has worked as a freelance producer, product manager, and marketing strategist with multiple Boston area theatre...Read more »

May 2016

Press Releases
5.20.16
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts has made grants totaling $309,221 to artists and nonprofit organizations that support culture in communities across New England. Grants support public presentations and engagement activities, and reach all six New England states. The $309,221 in...Read more »
Press Releases
5.16.16
(Boston, MA – May 16, 2016) The New England Foundation for the Arts announces a three-year partnership between NEFA’s Creative City program and the Arts and Business Council of Greater Boston . The partnership is supported by an award from the Boston Foundation of $30,000 over the three-year period.Read more »
Press Releases
5.12.16
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts, together with the Chicago Dancemakers Forum, is excited to announce a grant of $25,000 from The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation to support the Chicago Regional Dance Development Initiative.Read more »

April 2016

Press Releases
4.14.16
BOSTON: As city officials ready the results of its first public cultural planning process, ten artists will get a jump on efforts to bring art to unexpected places in Boston, thanks to new grant awards announced today. The awards, totaling $100,000, were made by the New England Foundation for the...Read more »

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