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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 »

June 2015

Press Releases
6.15.15
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts announces a series of grant workshops to be held across the city of Boston. The workshops will focus on NEFA’s newest initiative, Creative City, a three-year pilot that will make grants to Boston area artists to create works that integrate...Read more »
Press Releases
6.9.15
The New England Foundation for the Arts presented its Creative Economy awards on June 3 as part of the New England-wide Creative Communities Exchange held in Keene, NH. Two awards - one to an organization and another for a specific project - were presented in recognition of successful strategies,...Read more »

May 2015

Press Releases
5.6.15
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts has received a grant of $1,700,000 from the Barr Foundation to launch Creative City , a three-year pilot that will make grants to Boston artists to create works that integrate public participation. “Arts and culture are really taking center...Read more »

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