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This list includes a variety of opportunities for artists, arts administrators, arts educators, arts volunteers and others interested in the arts. Please note that this is not an arts events calendar. (CLICK HERE for a list of arts events calendars.)

E-Opps is updated on the first Tuesday of each month. We encourage submissions from artists and organizations throughout New Hampshire and beyond. Please send a brief description of your appropriate opportunity to by the 15th of the month prior to the opportunity’s deadline if you would like it considered for listing.

We also encourage you to post your opportunity on the Arts Council’s Facebook page, especially if you cannot meet the deadline for inclusion in E-Opps.

Inclusion in this listing does not imply endorsement by the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts.

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Show, Venue, and Location Notes Audition Date For more information
Amare Cantare Chamber Chorus - two Basse openings

Immediate openings for two basses to begin in September and December 2017. Take advantage of this infrequent opportunity to sing with Amare Cantare!

ASAP - until filled For more information or to schedule your audition, email or call 603-969-6286.
Tuckermans at 9:
Bass and Tenor

Ready to rock n' roll with Tuckermans at 9? We've been doin' it a cappella since 2004, we have one openingsfor first tenor. 
Can you sell it when you solo, but also blend when you're background with a straight tone? If ya think ya might wanna come play in our sandbox… or know someone who might… visit for more info about the group.

Until filled For details on the open positions email
A Goodlie Companye: Central Massachusetts based This madrigal group is one bass short of a home run. The mostly a cappella chorus, sings year-round, and performs medieval and renaissance music in period garb. Until filled
12 Angry Jurors,
Sudbury Savoyards,
Sudbury, MA
This award-winning drama focuses on the men and women of a jury who must deliberate over the evidence of a young man on trial for murder, as they weigh the evidence and bring their biases into the open. Roles include 12 jurors, a guard, and a judge. April 11, 14 and 16, 2019 http://www.sudbury
25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,
The Actorsingers Presenting Community Theatre,
Nashua, NH
Teen Show Auditions
Auditions held on: Friday, April 12 at 7:00 pm- 10:00 pm, doors open at 6 PM for Choreographers to teach the audition dance. - and-
Saturday, April 13 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, door open at 12 noon for Choreographers to teach the audition dance.
April 12 - 13, 2019
(Summer 2019) Shakespeare in the Park (Much Ado About Nothing),
Nashua Theatre Guild,

Auditions will be at All Generations Adult Day Care (460 Amherst Street, Nashua, NH) on April 16 and 17 at 7:00pm. Doors open at 6:30pm so you can get your paperwork started. We will be available until 9:00pm on both nights, so come when you can! This year’s show dates are July 27, July 28, August 3, and August 4. Saturday’s will be evening performances, while Sundays will be our usual matinees at 2pm. The cast will also be performing in a private event on July 24 in Amherst. Please feel free to contact us for further details. Auditions will be cold reads from the script.

April 16 and 17 at 7:00pm. Doors open at 6:30pm so you can get your paperwork started. http://nashuatheatreguild
(Fall 2019) Sense & Sensibility,
Nashua Theatre Guild

Directed by Vicky Sandin, based on Austen’s novel. Show dates are October 11, 12, and 13. Auditions will be held on April 16 and 17 at All Generations Adult Day Care, 460 Amherst Street, Nashua, NH, alongside the Shakespeare in the Park auditions above. Please feel free to audition for both! Please prepare a monologue for your audition, and also be prepared to read some sides from the script. Call backs will be on Wednesday, April 24.

April 16 and 17 at 7:00pm. Doors open at 6:30pm so you can get your paperwork started. http://nashuatheatreguild
Disney Frozen Jr.,
Community Players of Concord
Where: The Community Players Studio at 435 Josiah Bartlett Rd., Concord, NH
Who: Auditions are open to young actors in grades 3 through 12.
What: For your audition please prepare a short, 1-minute memorized monologue, as well as 16 to 32 bars of a memorized song, which may be performed a cappella or with instrumental electronic accompaniment. You will also learn a short dance combination, and you will havean opportunity to read a scene, or scenes, from the script. Please bring a recent photo; this will not be returned.
Auditions are by appointment: Contact Karen Braz at for an audition time. Audition slots are scheduled in 10-minute increments; plan to arrive early to fill out paperwork.
Sunday, May 19, 2019 from 9am to 4pm
Monday, May 20, 2019 from 4 to 8pm
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 from 4 to 8pm
Harvard Law School - Role-Play Work The job pays $150 and no audition is required. You must be a U.S. Citizen and over the age of 18. ongoing Please send an email to
Monthly Vocal Coaching,
Pine Street Studios
Vocal Coaching sessions offered at The Palace Theatre's Pine Street Studios. Coaching is for students in grades 2-12. Sessions are $30 for a half hour and $60 for an hour. ongoing / monthly Email Hunter Ulbin, with subject line '<<MOUNTH>> VOCAL COACHING'. Be sure to include your, name, best phone number to be reached at, and the name/age of your child.

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Calls for Entries & Competitions
Name Genre/Medium Deadline For more information
Open Call to Artists Sell you work in the Studio 550 Shop, Manchester, NH. Ongoing
Offsite Opportunities - AVA Gallery and Art Center

AVA will periodically partner with other organizations for offsite exhibition opportunities. Examples of previous and current partnerships include shows at:

  • Pompanoosuc Mills in Thetford, VT
  • The Dartmouth Center for Health Care Delivery Science in Hanover, NH
  • Downs, Rachlin and Martin, PLLC in Lebanon, NH
  • The Quechee Club in Quechee, VT.
Ongoing Mila Pinigin, Exhibition Manager,
(603) 448-3117
Highly Visible Community Soace - holds up to 15 works of art! The Community Church of Durham (UCC) has a highly visible community space within our church building. We do not offer insurance. We consider bodies of art that promote equality, peace, and care for the earth. We offer artists a Sunday morning reception and opportunity to share more about their work in an art talk. Ongoing Contact Kristin Forselius, Director of Education at Community Church of Durham (UCC), (603) 868-1230
Call for Stories - Seeking Young Professionals in Manchester, NH with a story to tell! The Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce (GMCC) and Manchester Young Professionals Network (MYPN) are on a mission to curate content related to Young Professionals (YPs). More specifically, we want to highlight YPs who have a cool story to tell about why they chose to Manchester to live, work & play. Currently Ongoing
2019 Waterloo Arts juried exhibition Original art in any 2-D or 3-D media, and not exceeding 36 inches in any dimension. April 7, 2019
NOAPS 2019 Spring International online exhibition The National Oil & Acrylic Painters’ Society (NOAPS) invites oil and acrylic painters from all across North America and International Artists to apply to our exhibit honoring the best in oil and acrylic painting April 7, 2019

As long as cameras have been around, the landscape has been an integral part of their history. Specto Art Gallery wants to see your exploration of landscape, or whatever scape, you want to share with us. Open to straight landscape photography, created landscapes, abstracted, composite worlds, etc.

April 7, 2019
19th Annual National Small Print Show

The 19th Annual Small Print Show is a unique, juried art show of matted hand-pulled prints. Artists are eligible to submit up to 3 original prints to exhibit and sell.

April 8, 2019
Nikon Small World Competition 2019 The Nikon Small World Competition is open to anyone with an interest in photography through the microscope. Photomicrographs must be taken using a light microscope. All types of light microscopy and specimens are acceptable. The use of Nikon equipment is not required. April 10, 2019
LGBTQ National Juried Art Exhibit LGBTQ artists 18+ years old are eligible to submit work. CASH AWARDS. Sponsored by Greater Erie Alliance for Equality. April 12, 2019
The Edge Effect: International Open Juried Exhibition The Edge Effect describes an ecological phenomenon in the border area between disparate habitats, such as a meadow and a forest, which results in exponentially greater biodiversity. The Katonah Museum of Art recognizes that a museum creates a similar environment where works from artists with diverse backgrounds and locations are brought together to foster dialogue and spark creativity. April 12, 2019
Mixed Greens What does GREEN mean to you? Show us with your art! April 13, 2019
Traditional Craft Vendor - Canterbury Shaker Village juried event

Canterbury Shaker Village’s juried event, Traditional Craft Days! This event celebrates artisans of traditional crafts in various mediums including wood working, weaving, rug hooking, letterpress printing, and much more.

April 15, 2019
2nd Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit

The City of Concord and the Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce announce the Second Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit in historic downtown Concord, New Hampshire. The state capital attracts a high volume of visitors throughout the year and features a Destination Downtown along with an award-winning Main Street full of local shops, restaurants and cultural venues.

April 15, 2019 https://www.concordnhchamber
ViewPoint Gallery 2019 International Photography Competition This is an opportunity to exhibit your work for one month at ViewPoint Gallery in Halifax, Canada. April 15, 2019
AIMAE: Annual International Mail-In Art Exhibition 2019

For professional artists, the rising cost of shipping restricts one’s participation in international exhibitions, exposure and competitions. The Federation of CanadianArtistshas made an exhibition that significantly reduces these costs. We present an entire show of artwork delivered in envelopes.

April 17, 2019
Thinking Outside the Box - Juried Show

Seeking 2D paintings and Drawings. Unconventional, novel and inventive are words that come to mind when we hear the phrase “think outside the box”. They invite you to push your boundaries and break away from the expected and mundane. This theme has a wide interpretation, but in case you need ideas, they suggest exploring an unusual or distorted perspective. Maybe a bird’s-eye or ant’s-eye view. Use optical illusions or unexpected color choices like a green sky and blue land. Don’t overthink it! Challenge yourself and let your creativity run free.”

April 19, 2019
2019 Congressional Art Competition

Congressman Chris Pappas is excited to announce the 2019 Congressional Art Competition. The Congressional Art Competition is a nationwide visual art competition to recognize and celebrate artistic talent in New Hampshire and across the nation. Congressman Pappas welcomes participation by high school students who attend schools in or live in New Hampshire's First Congressional District.

Friday, April 19, 2019 at 5pm
Queer Spectra Arts Festival Queer Spectra Arts Festival is looking for LGBTQIA+ identified artists from all disciplines to submit their works for consideration for our inaugural festival which will be held on May 25th, 2019 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Our theme for this year is “BE/LONGING”. April 19, 2019
13 Fruitcakes - open call for Video Works We are looking for video works for 13 Fruitcakes: Musical Vignettes, a performance that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riot. April 20, 2019
Birds in Art 2019 The Woodson Art Museum is accepting submissions to the juried Birds in Art exhibition, Sept. 7 - Dec. 1, 2019. Works must interpret birds & related subject matter. April 22, 2019
Threaded: A Fine Art Fiber Collective

Threaded is an in-depth look at contemporary craft, textile art and fiber art as unique fine art or installation art. Each entry must include fiber somewhere within the piece.

April 26, 2019
RePurposed: Adaptive Reuse of Materials to Art

“Repurposed” is a juried exhibition focused on the adaptive reuse of materials to create new art. Participating artists are asked to create an original piece of artwork that utilizes some sort of found object, or unusual recycled medium as the base for the piece.

April 27, 2019

Target Gallery invites artists working in all visual media to submit to Habitats. In this group exhibition, Habitats will explore the relationship between humans and nature creating a dialogue on the impact that we make on the earth and our environments.

April 28, 2019
Global Meltdown - SlowArt Productions This call is for a thematic exhibition based on the Global Meltdown Crisis, all aspects of the crisis, be it global, local, personal, environmental, financial, psychological, scientific and/or spiritual. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, June 14 - July 13, 2019 . Entry is open to all artists working in any media April 30, 2019
Poster Contest for 15th Montreal International Black Film Festival The winning poster becomes the face of the 15th Montreal International Black Film Festival. Are you a graphic designer, artist, illustrator, poster designer or photographer who loves film and diversity? Are you creative, open-minded or imaginative? April 30, 2019
Hippocamp Scholarships Hippocampus Magazine is awarding four full scholarships to HippoCamp 2019. One will definitely be awarded to a full-time undergraduate student, one will be awarded to a full-time graduate student, and for the other two student status does not matter. May 1, 2019 http://hippocamp2019.hippocampus
Flow Philadelphia Sculptors seeks artists to create temporary outdoor floating sculptural installations for our international exhibition Flow, in the boat basin near the Independence Seaport Museum in Philadelphia on the Delaware River. Artworks should address themes related to interpretations of the river. May 1, 2019
International Comin/Manga Schools Contest The competition theme is Gift. There are two categories:
• Comic Category - an original color or black-and-white comic of 8-48 pages.
• Illustration Category - an original color illustration. You can submit artwork made with any digital or traditional tool or software.
May 9, 2019
Paperworks 2019 Artists creating work on, with, or about paper. Winner receives a one month exhibition at b.j. spoke gallery, Huntington, NY of up to 6 selected works in August 2019. May 10, 2019
stARTup Small Works Air Fair 2019 Small Works San Francisco is a "tabletop" style art fair in an industrial warehouse setting where select artists can show small-scale works in all mediums. May 12, 2019
Blank Wall Gallery - Best Portfolio 2019 Blank Wall Gallery organizes an international portfolio contest for 2019 in order to discover and promote one photographer. The award of the best photographer will be a two-week solo exhibition at Blank Wall Gallery. May 19, 2019
2019 Stevens Point Sculpture Park Juried Call The Stevens Point Sculpture Park, located in central Wisconsin, is accepting submissions of sculpture work for their annual, three-year outdoor sculpture exhibition. May 24, 2019
Open Call for fiction and nonfiction Sunspot Literary Journal speaks truth to power through the power of words and art. The name derives from areas of lower temperatures on the sun's surface. Because of the brilliance surrounding these areas, sunspots are not visible to the naked eye, just like the celebrity rehab stories that drown out unique and creative work. May 31, 2019
Alaska Watercolor Society - Juried Exhibition Aqua media over any flat 2 dimensional surface. June 1, 2019
100 Bucks for 100 Words

Microfiction, micro essay, micro memoir, short poem, micro script, micro screenplay...if it's 100 words or less, it might be worth $100. No restrictions on theme or category. 

June 30, 2019
Call to Artist & Scientists - Oak Spring Garden Foundation Site-Specific Sculpture The work product will address the story of the American chestnut tree. Letter of Intent deadline: July 29, 2019
Aesthetica Creative Writing Award The competition is organized by the Aesthetica Magazine. There are two categories: Poetry and Short Fiction. Poetry entries should be no more than 40 lines. Fiction entries should be no more than 2,000 words. August 31, 2019

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Grants & Funding
Name Organization(s) - description Deadline For more information
USArtists International USArtists International supports performances by U.S. dance, music, and theater ensembles and solo artists invited to perform at important cultural festivals and performing arts marketplaces anywhere in the world outside the United States and its territories. April 3, 2019
Rock on Foundation grant programing Founded by brothers Luke and Matt Bonner in 2013, the Rock On Foundation works to increase community-based artistic and athletic opportunities in New Hampshire. The foundation generates funds in unique ways, including high-profile events intended to inspire and enhance host communities. It also collaborates with for-profit companies to provide co-branded products and services. April 5, 2019
Classical Commissioning Program CMA's Classical Commissioning program provides grants to professional U.S.-based presenters and ensembles whose programming includes Western European and/or non-Western classical and contemporary music. April 5, 2019, at 9 p.m. ET
Challenge America These grants support projects that extend the reach of the arts to underserved populations. Matching grants are for $10,000. A minimum cost share/match equal to the grant amount is required. Total project costs must be at least $20,000 or greater.
A guidelines workshop webinar is scheduled for February 27, 2019 at 3 p.m. (ET), follow this like to register. A second webinar will be held on January 10, 2019 at 3 p.m. (ET), follow this link to register.
April 11, 2019
Madelaine G. von Weber Trust The Madelaine G. von Weber Trust accepts funding applications from New Hampshire-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations. Applicants should demonstrate good governance, a sustainable program, strong community/board of trustees support, a track record of valuable service to the community and a compelling rationale for why the requested funds are needed. April 15, 2019
Master of Management in International Arts Management This program is anchored in globalization and the international context, with a focus on training the next generation of cultural managers and preparing them to work abroad or with foreign organizations. deadlines: April 15, 2019 and June 1, 2019
Artist Grants Founded in 2017, Artist Grant aims to support and fund artists. All too often, society expects artists to work for free when other types of professionals receive fair compensation for their work. Artists deserve fair compensation. To that end, the charitable organization, Artist Grant, funds the efforts of artists to continue their important work and contributions to society. They provide a modest competitive grant of $500 to one artist every quarter.  (three upcoming grant cycle deadlines)
April 15, 2019,
July 15, 2019,
October 15, 2019
AARP Community Challenge grant program The annual challenge funds projects that build momentum for local change to improve livability for all residents. The program is intended to help communities make immediate improvements and jump-start long-term progress in support of residents of all ages. April 17, 2019
Harpo Foundation Grants for Visual Artists

The Harpo Foundation seeks to stimulate creative inquiry and to encourage new modes of thinking about art. Applications are evaluated on the basis of the quality of the artist’s work, the potential to expand aesthetic inquiry, and its relationship to the foundation’s priority to provide support to visual artists who are under-recognized by the field.

April 19, 2019
Whiting Foundation Creative Writing Grant The Whiting Foundation Creative Nonfiction Grant of $40,000 will be awarded to up to eight writers in the process of completing a book-length work of deeply researched and imaginatively composed nonfiction for a general readership. April 22, 2019
Artists Get Ready Grants

CERF+’s Get Ready Grants award up to $500 to individual artists working in craft disciplines to conduct activities that will help safeguard their studios, protect their careers and prepare for emergencies. 

May 15, 2019
Bank of America Charitable Foundation Grants The Economic Mobility and Social Progress Focused on the Needs of the Community category provides support for affordable housing, community revitalization, arts, and the environment. Applications will be accepted from June 3 through June 28, 2019.
Bangor Savings Bank Foundation The Bangor Savings Bank Foundation's role is to focus philanthropic efforts on initiatives that will make our communities more prosperous, more livable, and more vibrant. With a growing endowment and strong support from the Bank, the Foundation is poised to truly impact its focus areas in workforce and economic development. July 1, 2019
Awesome Foundation Grant

A micro-granting organization, funding “awesome” ideas, The Awesome Foundation set up local chapters around the world to provide rolling grants of $1000 to “awesome projects.” Each chapter defines what is “awesome” for their local community, but most include arts initiative and public or social practice art projects. Anyone is eligible for a grant — individuals, groups, and organizations alike. Any Field. Each chapter has their own requirements, most consider arts projects.

Rolling - monthly grants offered https://www.awesome
National Networks funding via the Kresge Foundation The Kresge Foundation National Networks funding invests in national intermediaries committed to equitable community development practices and Kresge's brand of Creative Placemaking. This funding application is by inviation only

The Kars4Kids Small Grant Program is dedicated to supporting educational initiatives around the world, helping us impact more children.

Singing for Change Singing for Change
(created by Jimmy Buffett in 1995)
Google Grants Google ongoing
SEED Evaluator 4.0 Design Corps and the Social Economic Environmental Design (SEED) Network ongoing
Good360 Good360 is the largest charity in the world that focuses on new product donations from corporations. We, in turn, provide these new products to 150,000 community charities in America and throughout the world.    Good360 partners with thousands of companies, including nearly half of the Fortune 100 consumer and retail product corporations. IBM, Mattel, Gap, Avon, Office Depot, HP, Adobe, Bed Bath & Beyond, Dell, Nike, RadioShack, Hanesbrands, and Talbots. ongoing
Craft Education Scholarship - League of NH Craftsmen

This scholarship is designed to provide supplementary financial assistance to people (members and non-members) engaged in craft-related studies. Anyone living in New Hampshire or within ten miles of its border is eligible to receive this scholarship. We are interested in supporting intensive educational activities that present creative approaches to learning such as workshops, courses, seminars and other activities that meet the challenges of a career as a professional craftsperson, develop a personal interest in a craft discipline, and advance a skill or facilitate the learning of a new technique in a craft medium. 

applications are reviewed monthly
Citizens Helping Citizens

Citizens Bank - At Citizens Bank, we care deeply about the communities we serve. That’s why we leverage the strengths of our company to fight hunger, provide shelter, teach money management, and strengthen communities. We call this Citizens Helping Citizens.

grants reviewed monthly https://www.citizensbank
Travel for Good Grants

Travelocity  - Travelocity's Travel for Good program offers the Change Ambassadors Grant to help support Americans who wish to travel to participate in volunteer opportunities.
     The program will help fund transportation and other costs of any trip organized by one of Travelocity's volunteer travel provider partners for individuals or groups chosen on the merit of their applications (including financial circumstances) and their ability to meet the grant requirements.

grants reviewed monthly
Local Systems funding via the Kresge Foundation Local Systems of the Kresge Foundation funds Creative Placemaking initiatives that challenge the norms and ways of working within city-wide systems, andsupport more adaptive practitioners. Rolling Deadline, Letter of Inquiry required
Place-Based Inititives funding via the Kresge Foundation Placed-based Initiatives funding from the Kresge Foundation supports established Creative Placemaking practitioners that work in disinvested communities and seek to improve the bedrock conditions of low income people. Rolling Deadline, Letter of Inquiry required
National Dance Project Travel Fund 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
NTP: Presentation Grant National Theater Project - NEFA
Presentation Grants are made to invited U.S. presenters and support up to 50% of the artistic fee (including travel expenses) for NTP projects.
rolling deadline
NTP: Presenter Travel Grant National Theater Project - NEFA
Grants provide monetary assistance to arts presenters and curatorial staff so that they may travel to view NTP projects for which they are considering presenting.
rolling deadline
New England Presenter Travel Fund New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA)
Presenter Travel Fund enhances the performing arts in the region by supporting programming and curatorial staff's travel costs associated with research.
rolling deadline
TD CHaritable Foundation: Non-profit Training Resource Fund The Non-Profit Training Resource Fund, an initiative of the TD Charitable Foundation, provides grants to charitable organizations for employees to attend approved classes and courses that will enhance job performance. Grants of up to $1,000 will be awarded to organizations within the TD Bank market area on the East Coast that focus on affordable housing, economic development, financial literacy, or after-school and extracurricular programming. rolling deadline
Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant Do you have an unanticipated opportunity to present your work? Did you incur an unexpected expense that you didn’t budget for? The Foundation for Contemporary Arts offers Emergency Grants between $200 and $2,500 for visual and performing artists. They review applications once a month, so you can quickly take advantage of momentum or solve any budget errors. rolling basis https://www.foundationfor
Gottlieb Emergency Grant Program This emergency grant provides financial assistance to painters, printmakers, and sculptors whose needs are the result of an unforeseen incident, and who lack the resources to meet that situation. rolling basis https://www.gottliebfoundation

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Jobs, Fellowships, Residencies, Internships & Volunteer opportunities
Position Organization / Location Deadline to apply For more information
MSDC Summer 2019 STEM Interns McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center,
Concord, NH
Financial and HR Administrator MacDowell Colony,
Peterborough, NH
Technical Director The Barnstormers Theatre,
Tamworth, NH
Director of Workforce Development & Education Claremont MakerSpace,
Claremont, NH
Art Center Outreach Program Teachers The Currier Museum,
Manchester, NH
Executive Director Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ (FOKO),
Portland, ME
Managing Director, Impact City Year NH,
Manchester, NH
White Mountain National Forest Artist in Residence White Mountain National Forest,
Friday April 5, 2019, by 5 p.m. (EST)
VisArts Studio Fellowship VisArts,
Rockville, MD
April 12, 2019
Fellowship for Community-engaged Artists and Architects Enterprise Rose Fellowship,
Columbia, MD
April 14, 2019 https://www.enterprisecom
Brookline Arts Center's Artist(s) Residency Brookline Arts Center,
Brookline, MA
April 14, 2019
Artist Residency The MacDowell Colony,
Peterborough, NH
April 15, 2019
Trestle Gallery Artist Residencies Trestle Gallery,
Brooklyn, NY
April 15, 2019
Sugar Hill Children's Museum Artist Residency Sugar Hill Children's Museum,
New York, NY
April 15, 2019 https://sugarhillmuseum.submittable
Zaratan Residency Program Lisbon city center,
Lison Portugal
April 15, 2019
Artist Studio Program Museum of Art and Design (MAD),
New York, NY
April 18, 2019
Adaptations Residencies Studio in the Woods,
New Orleans, LA
April 22, 2019
Artists Residency at Main Street Arts Main Street Arts,
Clifton Springs, NY
April 30, 2019 http://www.mainstreetartsgallery
National Parks Foundation Residencies - Hawaii Volcanoes National Park 2019 Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park,
Big Island, HI
May 1, 2019 https://www.nationalparksartsfoundation
The Arts, Culture, and Transportation (ACT) Fellowship Funding from the Kresge Foundation,
Online participation and three in-person convenings (one in Washington, DC and two in other cities TBD
Informational webinar to be held on Monday, April 22, at 2pm EST.
May 1, 2019, by 5pm EST
Arterra Residencies ARTErra,
Lobao da Beira, Portugal
June 1, 2019
Media & Public Relations Manager Longy School of Music of Bard College,
Cambridge, MA
open until filled
Program Analyst - Grants Administration National Endowment for the Humanities,
Washington, D.C.
open until filled
Development Director Revels, Inc.,
Watertown, MA
open until filled
Executive Director Southwest Montana Arts Council,
Dillon, MT
Open until filled
Professor of Arts History Savannah College of Art and Design,
Savannah, GA
open until filled
Seeking new Choral Members
(High-school age or above)
Manchester Choral Society;
Manchester, NH
until filled
Art Educators Main Street Art,
Newfields, NH
This small non-profit art school is always looking for art educators to teach any age, any level, and any type of art (not ceramics).
Seeking Traditional Craft Demonstrators Share Your Talents! Historic craft demonstrations enrich Artisan Festival - Join our cadre of Village demonstrators and share your talents with the public. Everyone from textile artists to woodworkers are welcome. ongoing Contact Nicole Laurin, Special Events and Adult Programs Manager, with any questions about the Canterbury Cadre of Village demonstrators
Continually seeking Coaches
Currently looking for: coaches with sports acrobatics / partner acrobatics, hand balancing &/or aerial straps experience. Part time and full time positions are available.
New England Center for Circus Arts;
Brattleboro, VT
"Creative Aging" Artist Roster
Lifetime Arts;
national program

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Professional Development: Conferences, Webinars, Workshops, etc.
Name Focus Date For more information
Violin Lessons / Chamber Music Workshops Lessons in in Keene and Peterborough. / The workshops are open to string players with two or more years of experience playing their respective instrument. Individuals as well as pre-formed groups are welcome. Participants will receive weekly coaching and have an opportunity to perform in an informal and supportive setting. ongoing

Contact: Monadnock Violin Studio (603) 762-6340  info@monadnockviolinstudio.comRegistration is ongoing throughout the year: Inquiries

NH Writers Project Critique Partner Match Matches writers seeking critique partners.

Suggested meeting schedule: 4 times in a 4-month period
Booking 2018 Art Workshops Roadshow Have you ever wanted to learn something about art or have a workshop come to your friends? Those opportunities are here! One-day, theme-based workshops. Some of the Workshops that are available: Drawn to Sketch, Painting is Possible, Paint that Scene, and Art at Work. These are 3-hour workshops. ASAP

Details available. Contact: Chris Orcutt Henderson Studio 
15 Central Street, Second Floor
Woodstock, VT 05091  
Email: for more information.

NonProfit Impact Night This event will recognize the more than 700 members of the Center and its many partners and supporters.Held at the Manchester Country Club, Bedford, NH. Thursday, April 4, 2019 from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Write Now! conference In this year's Write Now! conference, Kylene Beers will take us on a deep dive into the Three Big Questions and the Notice and Note Signposts for fiction and nonfiction. The conference, focused on reading, will address issues across all grade levels and help you think about how you can help all students, but especially your most resistant students, become empowered learners and attentive readers. Saturday, April 6, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. till 2 p.m. (EDT)
Chekhov Acting Technique Adult Professional Development Workshop and Coaching Opportunity - Chekhov Acting Technique, with Peter Josephson. Both a group workshop ($50 fee) and private coaching opportunities ($100/hr.) will be offered. At NH Theatre Project, West End Studio, Portsmouth, NH. Saturday, April 6, 2019, from Group Workshop = 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Private Coaching = 1:30-5:30 p.m. https://www.nhtheatreproject
Energize Your Fundraising hether you're an employee who fell into a development role or a board member seeking fundraising guidance, our upcoming workshop will help you get the resources you need to achieve your mission. This introduction to resource development will focus on the basics: where the charitable dollars are, and how you can attract them Wednesday, April 10, 8:30 am - 12-noon, at the NH Audubon McLane Center, Concord, NH
"The Eyes Have It" "The Eyes Have It" is an assignment-based photography workshop om four consecutive Saturdays in June from 10 a.m. till 3 p.m. in Barrington, NH. Saturday June 1, 8, 15, and 22, from 10 a.m. till 3 p.m.  
(click on Workshops)
Development 101 Fundraise with greater confidence and effectiveness after this fun, informative, and interactive session focusing on development basics. At the NH Audubon McLane Center in Concord, NH. April 10, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. till 12-noon
Instructional Design Graduate Level Certificate This program is geared towards professionals who will be creating and delivering learning products for business, higher education, and government organizations.  April 15 - July 3, 2019
UX Design Graduate Level Certificate This program will help professionals understand their users' desires, perceptions, and needs and harness that information to guide design decisions, create connections, promote usability, and fuel effective collaborations within your team. April 15 - July 3, 2019
Master of Management in International Arts Managment The IM is designed for those with an undergraduate arts degree and those who are frontline cultural managers (tour managers, managers of travelling exhibitions, heads of film co-productions, international marketing managers, artist managers). Application deadline: April 15, 2019
Online Information session: February 12
NH Next: A Summit for Young Changemakers (aged 18-40) At this half-day summit you will hear from and engage with compelling young people who have made an impact in New Hampshire in the arts, social justice, business, politics, and more. Thursday, April 18, 2019, from 11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Power of Peer-to-Peer Fundraising (Live Webinar)

Peer-to-Peer Fundraising is a great way to expand your reach for NH Gives 2019 by utilizing your most passionate supporters to share their stories and fundraise on behalf of your organization.

Wednesday, May 8, 2019, from 10-11 a.m. (EST)
NH NonProfit Conference & Expo Grow your own skill set or invest in the professional development of your staff with a line-up of over 20 workshops on a range of topics including fundraising, marketing, finance, operations, HR and governance. Exhibitors will also be available throughout the day to discuss products and services that help nonprofits build capacity. Monday, May 13, 2019 (at the Grappone Conference Center, Concord, NH
Rural Generation Summit This summit is a unique blend of immersive experiences with local people and places, social and economic impact for host regions, and a distinctly rural thought leadership applied to expressing equity and building cultural wealth in our rural communities. May 22 - 24, 2019
Comeback Community Idea Exchange This year we are featuring the communities of Manchester & Nashua, New Hampshire and other Comeback Communities in Northern Massachusetts. 

Tuesday June 4, 2019
Nashua, New Hampshire, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
CCX 2019
(in Montpelier, VT)
New England organizations and artists gather for networking and learning about arts-based community development at the biennial Creative Communities Exchange (CCX).

The call for CCX 2019 workshops will be open from mid-October to late December, so start thinking now about the creative placemaking initiatives in your community that you want to submit. To learn more, read about community initiatives taht were presented at CCX 2017.
June 6-7, 2019
Picturing Writing/Image-Making Summer Institute A Four-Day Picturing Writing/Image-Making Summer Institute will be held at SNHU June 25-28, 2019. Teachers will be introduced to several evidence-based, art-and-literature-based projects ideal for summer school programs or enlivening the next school year. A graduate credit option is available. June 25-28, 2019
International Talent Competition International Talent Competition, the first global east/west art gathering, with an emphasis on traditional cultures and artistic representation. The competition will be promoted in six languages, with millions in potential digital media value and global audience engagements. Early Registration Discount: April 25,2019
Exhibition Tour Registration: May 15, 2019
(California and Sedona, AZ)
Final Artwork Submission: July 20, 2019
Watercolor for Differently-Abled Adults This inclusive group meets in the studio for inspired watercolor art projects with artist and instructor Becky Bense. This class is designed to engage differently-abled adults as well as their caregivers in fun, creative art projects! Please contact the Library Arts Center if you know of a student who would be interested in joining this group. ONGOING, Friday mornings from 9 a.m. till 12-noon

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Requests for Proposals
Project; Location Notes Deadline For more information
Art in Architecture - Madawaska Land Port of Entry (LPOE)

GSA announces an opportunity for a Federal art commission in conjunction with the construction of the new U.S. Land Port of Entry (LPOE) in Madawaska, Maine. GSA will design and construct a new LPOE that meets the mission and operational requirements of the Federal inspection agencies. The design and construction of the new LPOE will be in coordination with the Maine Department of Transportation (MaineDOT) and the New Brunswick (Canada) Department of Transportation and Infrastructure's (NBDTI). MaineDOT and NBDTI are developing a new Madawaska (Maine) - Edmundston (Canada) International Bridge.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 by 3 p.m. (EST)
Salt Lake City Airport Art Wall

The installation will be approximately 30 feet wide x 11 feet high and located in a high-touch area of the airport. The artwork should speak to the spirit, cultures, people and context of Utah. Artists responding to the Request for Qualifications (RFQ), must demonstrate a proficiency in executing work on a similar scope and scale.

April 17, 2019
City of Boulder, CO - NoBo Library The Boulder Office of Arts + Culture is seeking an artist, or artist team, for a site-specific public art commission for the forthcoming North Boulder (NoBo) Public Library. Envisioned to be a jewel in North Boulder, the library facility will be a beacon for the community, meet the City’s climate action goals, be integrated with and reflect the area’s natural surroundings.  Possible locations and themes for the NoBo Library Public Art Project have been identified with specific emphasis on shared goals of the library facility. April 17, 2019
Martin Henry Freeman Memorial Sculpture Seeking artists to design a large-scale portrait bust of Martin Henry Freeman, first African American president of an American college. The marble memorial will become part of the Downtown Rutland Sculpture Trail, a collection of public sculpture planned for completion and placement in this historic Vermont city. April 19, 2019
Sesquicentennial Sculpture in Johnson City, TN

The Public Art Committee of Johnson City, TN is seeking qualifications from artists or art teams for the commission of a sculpture to commemorate the City’s sesquicentennial and to celebrate the City’s future evolution.

April 19, 2019
Student Design and Build Competition Seeking team conceptual design proposals only, for this program, and nothing needs to be built. It is open to undergrad and grad students nationwide and has cash prizes. May 31, 2019
The Phone Art Box project, Somerville, MA The Nave Gallery and Somerville Arts Council seek proposals for art to transform abandoned phone boxes throughout the city. Art must be durable and able to withstand the weather conditions for this semi-permanent public art project. Ongoing - The project will continue to add new sites through the next 6 months or until our budget has been spent.
U.S. General Services Administration:
Art in Architecture Program Registry
Oversees the commissioning of artworks for new federal buildings nationwide ongoing

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Item Date Notes For more information
New Hampshire Charitable Foundation - Gilman Foundation Scholarship April 12, 2019 by 5 p.m. A new scholarship fund at the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation will distribute more than $100,000 annually to New Hampshire students pursuing bachelor’s degrees in engineering.
NH Arts Educators' Association (NHAEA) Scholarships April 15, 2019 Deadline Two scholarships are being offered:
- One $500 High School Senior scholarship, and
- One $350 NHAEA Member scholarship
Kids Vacation Camp at The Palace Theatre - Seussical Kids April 22 - 26, 2019, from 9 a.m. till 4 p.m. For children of all theatre skills and levels, in grades 2-12. Performance will be on April 27, at 10 a.m.
Kids Vacation Camp at MoCo Arts - Fantastic Creatures and where to find them April 22 - 26, 2019, (with extended care available from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. For kids ages 4 through 6th grade. The world of wizzards, muggles and performing artists collide as kids sing, dance, and act in a musical theatre production all about the care of magical creatures.
NH Theatre Project Summer Camp July 8 - 13, 2019, from 10am till 4pm Ages 12-17 (limited to 20 campers)
Final performances July 12-13, at 7pm
The theme for this year’s incredibly popular camp will be "Strangers in a Strange Land" - exploring issues of inclusion and exclusion through comedy and drama, with both improvised and written texts.
NH Theatre Project Summer Camp July 15 - 20, 2019, from 9am till 3pm Ages 7-11 (limited to 20 campers)
Final performances July 20 at 7pm, and July 21 at 11am
The 2019 Youth Theatre Camp will focus on the world of author Beatrix Potter. Campers will perform plays and scenes inspired by Potter's beloved characters and stories. Interested campers will also have the opportunity to perform at the July 27 Beatrix Potter Day celebration at Wentworth Coolidge Mansion.
NH Theatre Project Summer Camp July 22 - August 4, from 9am till 3pm, Monday to Friday

Ages 10-16 (limited to 14 campers)
Final Performances August 2 at 7pm, August 3 at 11am and 7pm, and August 4 at 2pm
NHTP alumni Josh Goldberg has written an original musical based on Hans Christian Andersen's classic tale of The Little Mermaid.  (NOTE:  Based on the original story - This is NOT the Disney version).  Campers will learn acting, music and dancing skills as they prepare for the final performance.
NH Theatre Project Summer Camp July 29 - August 2, 2019, from 9am till 3pm Ages 8-12 (limited to 20 campers)
Final performance Friday August 3 at 4pm
A smash hit since 2016, our collaboration with Portsmouth Music & Arts Center gives campers the opportunity to delve into the world of musical theatre through singing, acting, and movement. Campers will explore existing musical repertoire –  old favorites and modern classics, as well as drama techniques including improvisation and group writing to create their very own brand new musical.
Call for Stories - Seeking Young Professionals in Manchester, NH with a story to tell! Currently Ongoing The Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce (GMCC) and Manchester Young Professionals Network (MYPN) are on a mission to curate content related to Young Professionals (YPs). More specifically, we want to highlight YPs who have a cool story to tell about why they chose to Manchester to live, work & play.
Monthly Vocal Coaching,
Pine Street Studios
ongoing / monthly Vocal Coaching sessions offered at The Palace Theatre's Pine Street Studios. Coaching is for students in grades 2-12. Sessions are $30 for a half hour and $60 for an hour. Email Hunter Ulbin, with subject line '<<MOUNTH>> VOCAL COACHING'.
Be sure to include your, name, best phone number to be reached at, and the name/age of your child.
Seeking new Choral Members
(High-school age or above)
Until filled Manchester Choral Society;
Manchester, NH
World Tours Studio ongoing

World Tours Studio (WTS) offers Artists and writers travel workshop booking services. Artist interested in scheduling and booking a travel workshop to offer simply provide dates and destinations and World Tours Studio does the rest, putting together a package that the artists can offer to their students. WTS takes care of all the logistics while artists are freed up to put together their curriculum and fill their workshops.
16-week Rotating Art Exhibits ongoing Displayable art, including photography.
Art Connects NH ongoing 2D art donated by artists are given to NH social service agencies and create permanent exhibitions for underserved clients who normally would not have access to art
Artist Gallery at Barrington Public Library ongoing Seeking work by talented artists, for display behind our circulation desk Amy Inglis
(603) 664-9715
First-in-the-Nation Primary Photography Collaborative ongoing NH Citizens for the Arts is collecting your photographs from presidential primaries, and sharing them on social media.
Monthly Art display of work by local artists at the Dover Public Library ongoing Local artists in all mediums sought for monthly rotating display in the Reference Room / Art Gallery

Susan Dunker
(603) 516-6050

Open Call for Submissions ongoing AVA Gallery and Art Center is accepting exhibition proposals from artists for individual artist exhibitions Margaret Jacobs
Exhibition Coordinator
(603) 448-3117
Disaster Planning and Recovery for Cultural Organizations available online Includes links to web-based resources.
Revised Regulations of the Americans with Disabilities Act available online From the National Endowment for the Arts' Office of Accessibility
Risk Assessment for Disaster Planning (webinar) available online Learn to perform risk assessment as part of a disaster plan.

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