Listings for Grants, Fellowships, Awards and Free Training for Creative projects and Community building.
Akrai Residency - Due January 31 - " Akrai Residency based in Sicily issues an international call to artists, designers, musicians, poets, writers, dancers, theater actors and directors, and chefs. "
ITVS Open Call - Due January 17 - "provides completion funds for single nonfiction public television programs on any subject, and from any viewpoint. Projects must have begun production as evidenced by a work-in-progress video."
Clare Weiss Emerging Artist Award - Due January 31 - "ranted annually to one emerging artist who submits the most compelling proposal for an outdoor sculpture in a New York City park."
Catapult Film Fund - Due January 14 - "provides development funding to documentary filmmakers who have a compelling story to tell, have secured access to their story and are ready to shoot and edit a piece for production fundraising purposes."
Encore.org Purpose Prize - Due January 31 - "nation's most prestigious prize for creative problem-solvers over the age of 60."
U.S./Japan Creative Artists Program - Due February 1 - "offers leading contemporary and traditional artists from the United States the opportunity to spend three months in Japan"
TWN Production Workshop - Due February 3 - "unique "hands-on" training program that provides practical skills and resources for emerging filmmakers. "
Opera America Grants for Female Composers - Due February 10 - "support the development of new operas by women, both directly to individual composers and to OPERA America Professional Company Members, increasing diversity across the field."
William T Grant Foundation Youth Service Improvement Grants (YSIG) - Due March 12 - "open to community-based organizations in the five boroughs of New York City that want to improve the quality of the services they offer to young people."
Edward and Sally Van Lier Fellowship for Latino Directors - Due March 3 - "designed to give emerging Hispanic Latino directors an opportunity to mount two professional theater productions at Repertorio Español."
World of Children Award Program - Due April 1 - "Humanitarian Award recognizes an individual who has made a significant contribution to children in the areas of social services, education or humanitarian services. Youth Award recognizes youth that are making extraordinary contributions to the lives of other children."