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January 2016

Press Releases
1.27.16
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts, together with the Chicago Dancemakers Forum, is excited to announce the 12 Chicago-based artists selected to participate in a 10-day dance lab with support from The Reva and David Logan Foundation, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur...Read more »
Press Releases
1.13.16
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) announced that director of programs Jane Preston has been promoted to the position of deputy director. “Jane has been instrumental in the creation and implementation of NEFA’s program portfolio, and in NEFA’s resource...Read more »

December 2015

Press Releases
12.14.15
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) has awarded $280,000 through the National Dance Project (NDP) to support touring by dance companies in 2016-2017. NEFA’s National Dance Project fuels the creation of new dance works and brings the work of the most compelling dance...Read more »

October 2015

Press Releases
10.29.15
(October 29, 2015 - Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts has awarded $78,500 in the first round of grants of NEFA’s newest initiative, Creative City . Creative City is a three-year pilot that will make grants to Boston area artists to create works that take place in the public...Read more »
Press Releases
10.16.15
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts announced that Kristin Gregory has joined the organization as program coordinator for the National Dance Project.Read more »
Press Releases
10.14.15
The New England Foundation for the Arts is pleased to announce the inaugural grant recipients of the Rebecca Blunk Fund: Elizabeth James-Perry (Aquinnah Wampanoag) of Dartmouth, MA, and Sokeo Ros of Providence, RI. James-Perry and Ros will receive awards of $2,500 each in unrestricted support to...Read more »
Press Releases
10.1.15
The New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) announces an opportunity for organizational leaders who present and/or support the creation of dance to serve as Hub Site Representatives for the National Dance Project beginning in January 2016 for a three-year term. National Dance Project NEFA’...Read more »

September 2015

Press Releases
9.3.15
With a grant from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation of $101,250, the New England Foundation for the Arts announces plans to convene artists and experts from the military and healthcare sectors to explore the impact of performing-arts projects that address military and veterans’ issues. In...Read more »
Press Releases
9.1.15
( 9.18.15 Editor's Note: The RFP to participate is due 11.2.15. Workshops are planned to assist applicants. Read about the process .) With a $200K challenge grant from The Reva and David Logan Foundation and a $75,000 grant from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation , the New England...Read more »

July 2015

Press Releases
7.20.15
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts has awarded $1,606,350 through the National Dance Project (NDP) to support the creation of 18 new dance works that will tour the United States. These dance works will be created by choreographers and companies with exceptional artistic voices and...Read more »

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