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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 emily.killinger@dncr.nh.gov 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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Auditions
Show, Venue, and Location Notes Audition Date For more information
Les Miserables - School Edition,
Palace Youth Theatre,
Manchester, NH
Shows are for performers in grades 7-12. Expect to stay for the entire one-hour time slot. Come prepared to sing a short section of a song of your choice (musical theatre preferred).You will be singing acappella (with no music).
*You must schedule your audition time. If not, you may not be seen. To do so, please call the Box Office at 603-668-5588.

Wednesday, Februray 6, at 6 p.m., 7 p.m., or 8 p.m.

http://www.palacetheatre.org/
If you have any further questions, please contact MeganQuinn@PalaceTheatre.org
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 info@amarecantare.org or call 603-969-6286. Amarecantare.org
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 tuckermansat9.com for more info about the group.

Until filled For details on the open positions email mark@tuckermansat9.com.
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 www.goodlie.org
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 cjmay@law.harvard.edu
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 https://www.550arts.com/opportunities/
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
https://avagallery.org/call-for-artists/
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
http://ccdurham.org/
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 http://www.manchester-chamber.org/seeking-young-professionals-in-mht-with-a-story/
Mail Art: Signed, Sealed, Delivered... I'm yours. This is an exhibition of envelopes embellished, designed, and decorated by local artists. These are good for any time of year, but you can celebrate Valentine’s Day or Random Acts of Kindness Day (February 17th) in a unique way by sending something special like this to someone special. All envelopes will have the “to and from” address locations blank so the purchaser can send the special envelope in the mail. Pinterest "Mail art" for some great ideas. Artist are invited to submit work: December 2018 - January 2019

https://www.550arts.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/Signed-sealed-delivered.pdf

https://www.550arts.com/opportunities/ (Midnight Pacific Time)

76th Regional Art Call Artists must be 18 or older and live in Connecticut, Delaware, Main, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, or Vermont. Work over 5 years old or shown before in any Arnot Art Museum exhibition is not eligible. There is a maximum of two entries per artist. All painting and drawing media, sculpture, graphics, photography, clay, textiles, jewelry, wood or metal work, and mixed media are eligible for entry. Works should not exceed 96 inches in any one dimension or weigh more than 150 pounds. February 6, 2019 http://www.arnotartmuseum.org/
Intern Artist Opportunities at Franconia Sculpture Park Franconia Sculpture Park invites dedicated, career-bound and emerging artists to apply for the Intern Artist Fellowship Program. Intern Artists are provided room, board, outdoor studio space, creative & technical guidance, and professional development resources in exchange for daily support in park & exhibition maintenance; education & outreach programming; and fellowship artist assistance. February 9, 2019 http://www.franconia.org/
ArtistOpportunities.html
Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize The Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize is open for entries from Artists of all backgrounds and mediums. February 10, 2019 https://www.artprize.co.uk/
?utm_expid=92883624-1.
nCtyD7amSnm_FSe1POrkIA.0
Night Visions VII NightVisions VII is an art exhibition that celebrates the beauty of the night sky and seeks to reopen our positive connections to the natural night, and to bridge its artistic and scientific perceptions. The exhibition is hosted at the Coconino Center for the Arts in Flagstaff, Arizona. This is an international, juried, biennial exhibition open to all artists 18 years of age or older, and to artwork in any media; 2-dimensional, 3-dimensional, poetry, photography, video, installation, etc. February 12, 2019 https://flagartscouncil.org/
2018/12/nightvisions-vii/
35th Annual Business in the Arts Award The New Hampshire Business Committee for the Arts sponsors the annual Business in the Arts Awards program to recognize outstanding business support to the arts. February 15, 2019 http://nhbca.com/awards/
International Image Festival FINI 2019 The contest is a part of the International Image Festival (FINI). The main topic of FINI 2019 will be POPULISM. The submissions should be related to this topic. The contest has 4 categories: 1. Photography (analog and digital); 2. Alternative techniques (digital art, photomontage or collage); 3. Documentary Film (short / feature-length film); 4. Poster (free technique). Feabuary 15, 2019 https://www.uaeh.edu.mx/fini/
english.html
stARTup Fair San Fransisco

Hotel Del Sol is a unique 1950’s motor lodge turned boutique "California beach house" style hotel, located in San Francisco’s scenic and happening Marina neighborhood. The De Sol is a perfect setting for an immersive contemporary art experience filled with artist exhibition rooms, provocative discussions about today's art market, and interactive public art projects.

February 19, 2019 https://www.startupartfair.com/artists/
Wide Open 10 This juried show looks to explore this idea of “wide open” in all the hidden niches of our collective psyche. February 24, 2019 http://bwac.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Wide-Open-10-prospectus-12-11-18.pdf
Recycle 2019 This call is seeking to exhibit sophisticated 2-D and 3-D art created in the re-use genre. Entries must incorporate at least 50 percent of repurposed, recycled or reused materials. Februray 24, 2019 http://bwac.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Recycle-2019-Prospectus-12-12-18.pdf
LACDA (Los Angeles Center for Digital Art) International Juried Competition featuring digital art and photography. Entrants submit three JPEG files of original work. All styles of artwork and photography where digital processes of any kind were integral to the creation of the images are acceptable. Video stills are acceptable. Februray 25, 2019 http://lacda.com/juried/juriedshow.html
Watercolor USA 2019 A artists (age 18+) using watercolormedia as critical components in their work can enter. Artists whose work pushes the boundaries of traditional aqueous media are encouraged to enter. Februray 27, 2019 http://www.sgfmuseum.org/238/Watercolor-USA-2019
Anima Mundi Festival ANIMA MUNDI FESTIVAL, international exhibition of photography, painting, video art, installation/sculpture and performance art. ANIMA MUNDI consists of 3 main events, RITUALS, CONSCIOUSNESS and VISIONS, and the collateral events ELEMENTS – FROM SHAPE TO SPACE and Venice Experimental Video and Performance Art Festival. February 28, 2019 https://www.itsliquid.com/call-anima-mundi-venice-may-nov-2019.html
Museum of Arts and Design Burke Prize The Burke Prize at the Museum of Art and Design is an unrestricted $50,000 award for artists aged 21-45 advancing the next generation of the American studio craft movement. Artists working in glass, fiber, clay, metal, and wood, as well as other interdisciplinary practices, are encouraged to apply. February 28, 2019 https://madburkeprize.submittable.com/submit
Penn State Altoona Ivyside Juried Exhibition Open to all visual artists in all media. March 1, 2019 https://altoona.psu.edu/aca
demics/divisions/arts-hu
manities/misciagna-family
-center-performing-arts/
application-ivyside-juried-
arts-competition
RHS Photographic Competition 2019 The aim of the competition is to promote high quality and beautiful photography; and the RHS wants to inspire everyone to grow by encouraging people to share their two passions of gardening and photography. March 1, 2019 https://www.rhs.org.uk/Promotions/rhs-photo-competition
The Saint John's Pottery Jerome Foundation Emerging Artist Program Two awards are granted to emerging artists of all ages, providing a stipend of $3,600, a studio residency focusing on ceramic art using local clay and natural materials, and access to the Johanna Kiln, the largest wood-firing kiln in North America. March 1, 2019 https://stjohnspottery.submittable
.com/submit/130537/the-saint-
johns-pottery-and-jerome-foun
dation-emerging-artist-program
Camera USA 2019: National Photography Exhibit Now in its 9th year, Camera USA® 2019 is a national competition created by the Naples Art Association to inspire and encourage photographers of all skill levels and from all regions of the USA. The exhibit program features 3 professional jurors, one prize of $5,000, five $100 honorable mention awards, and culminates with a photography exhibit in Naples, Florida from June 3 through July 5, 2019. March 4, 2019 https://naplesart.org/call-for-artists/
Time Time seeks visual works that engage the notion of time on some level, whether relating to the concept, the experience, or the evocation of time. The exhibition will accept all visual art mediums except sound and video. March 8, 2019 https://www.millspondgallery.org/calls-for-entry#/new-page-1/
The Courage to Create! The Literary Arts Guild of the Center for the Arts (CFA), Lake Sunapee Region, invites local-area poets and would-be poets of all ages to submit entries to its sixth annual contest in celebration of National Poetry Month. March 15, 2019 https://centerforthearts-lake
sunapeeregion.godaddy
sites.com/literary-arts
Gallery Exhibits at The Craving Studio and Sculpture Center Accepting applications for one and/or two person exhibits at the on-site gallery for the 2019 season. Shows are 1-2 months in duration. Monday, March 18, 2019 https://carvingstudio.org/call-to-artists-gallery-exhibition-opportunities/
ROY G BIV: All the Colors of the Rainbow Work in this show needs to include all the colors in the rainbow/spectrum (Roy G. Biv). All media will be considered including painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, fiber, collage etc. As an expression of the community represented by this Arts Center, entries by both professional and amateur artists are encouraged as well as artwork by children.  Thursday, March 28, at 11:59 p.m. http://libraryartscenter.org/exhibits/call-for-entries/
2019 Real Art Awards

Emerging artists are invited to submit their work for consideration for The Real Art Awards at Real Art Ways. This is a really exciting opportunity for artists, supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. Six artists will receive: $2,500 prize, a solo exhibit at Real Art Ways in 2019 or 2020, an exhibition publication with essay, curatorial assistance, and the opportunity for an artist talk.

March 29, 2019, by 11:59 p.m. EDT https://www.realartways.org/arts/artist-submissions/real-art-awards-and-exhibitions/
Meredith Sculpture Walk (6th Annual)

Sites positioned on a walking path through shorefront parks along Lake Winnipesaukee, along Main St., and in the gardens of Mill Falls Marketplace. Apply with up to two sculptures.

March 31, 2019 http://www.greatermeredithprogram
.com/call-to-artists.html
2019 Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Contest The contest is organized by Winning Writers. You may submit one humor poem, in English. Your poem should not exceed 250 lines in length. You may submit published or unpublished work. April 1, 2019 https://winningwriters.com/our-contests/wergle-flomp-humor-poetry-contest-free
Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Contest Now in its 18th year, this contest seeks today's best humor poems. No fee to enter. Submit published or unpublished work. $2,250 in prizes. Please submit once during August 15, 2018-April 1, 2019 https://winningwriters.com/our-contests/wergle-flomp-humor-poetry-contest-free

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Grants & Funding
Name Organization(s) - description Deadline For more information
Art Works These grants support artistically excellent projects that celebrate our creativity and cultural heritage, invite mutual respect for differing beliefs and values, and enrich humanity. Matching grants generally range from $10,000 to $100,000. A minimum cost share/match equal to the grant amount is required.
A guidelines workshop webinar is scheduled for January 9, 2019 at 3 p.m. (ET), follow this link to register.
February 14 and July 11, 2019 https://www.arts.gov/grants/apply-grant/grants-organizations#

Expeditions Touring Grant

New England Foundation on the Arts (NEFA) - Expeditions Touring projects must include at least three New England nonprofit partners in geographically separate communities from at least two states. Expeditions Touring grants provide up to 50% of artist fees (with a maximum grant of $10,000 per tour partner). February 15, 2019 https://www.nefa.org/grants_
programs/grants/expeditions
_touring_grant
Expeditions Tour Planning Grant New England Foundation on the Arts (NEFA) - Expeditions Tour Planning grants provide resources for projects that need additional planning time to build interest among tour partners, leading to an application for Expeditions Touring support. February 15, 2019 https://www.nefa.org/grants_
programs/grants/expeditions
_tour_planning_grant
MAP Fund Grant MAP supports original live performance projects that embody a spirit of deep inquiry through grants between $10,000 – $45,000 . February 15, 2019 https://mapfund.submittable
.com/submit
International Les Femmes Underground The International Les Femmes Underground is a film festival centred on the subversive, unique, and innovative. LEFUFF showcases artists from all walks of life creating work which redefines the manner in which women are represented in mainstream cinema. Films must be produced, directed, edited or written by a woman. Films by men are accepted but they must be about women’s social, economical, geographical, political or health issues. Deadline: February 15, 2019 (Earlybird); May 15, 2019 (Regular); June 15, 2019 https://filmfreeway.com/
LesFemmesUnderground
FilmFestival
Expeditions Touring Grant Expeditions Touring grants provide funding for presenting artists tours in New England that exhibit strong collaboration between artists, presenters, and nonprofit organizations to creatively engage communities in New England. February 20, 2019 https://www.nefa.org/grants/find-grant/expeditions-touring-grant
Expeditions Tour Planning Grant Expeditions Tour Planning Grant funds nonprofit organizations’ project planning, allowing time to build interest among other nonprofit presenting organizations. February 20, 2019 https://www.nefa.org/grants/find-grant/expeditions-tour-planning-grant
Bank of America Charitable Foundation Grants The Bank of America Charitable Foundation works to advance pathways to economic mobility in order to build thriving communities. Grants are provided to nonprofit organizations that serve specific states and regions, including New Hampshire.  February 22, 2019 https://about.bankofamerica.com/en-us/global-impact/charitable-foundation-funding.html#fbid=OquNyhqiyk5
Agnes M. Lindsay Trust Campership grants The Agnes M. Lindsay Trust supports nonprofit organizations that help those in need in the states of Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont. Grants are awarded for camp scholarships and summer enrichment programs for needy children from rural and urban areas in the amount of $1,000-$5,000. March 1, 2019 http://www.lindsaytrust.org/Grant-Center.html
National Dance Project (NDP) Production Grant NDP Production Grants fund the creation and U.S. touring of new dance works. Grants are highly competitive and are awarded to approximately 20 projects annually. March 1, 2019 https://www.nefa.org/grants/find-grant/national-dance-project-production-grant
Creative Writing Fellowship: Prose Fellowships in fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction enable recipients to set aside time for writing, research, travel, and general career advancement. Non-matching grants are for $25,000. March 6, 2019 https://www.arts.gov/grants/apply-grant/grants-individuals
National Theater Project (NTP) Creation & Touring Grant Provides funds for creation and U.S. touring of artist-led, ensemble, devised projects. These grants are highly competitive and are awarded to eight projects annually. March 11, 2019 https://www.nefa.org/grants/find-grant/national-theater-project-creation-touring-grant
2019 Community Grantmaking Program The NH Women's Foundation's 2019 Community Grantmaking Program makes grants of between $1,000 and $5,000 to 501(c)(3) organizations whose programs benefit women and girls in New Hampshire. March 15, 2019 http://nhwomensfoundation.org/apply-for-a-grant/
New England States Touring (NEST) Grant NEST (New England States Touring) funds presentations of New England-based performing artists from outside of a presenter’s state. April 1, 2019 https://www.nefa.org/grants/find-grant/new-england-states-touring-nest-grant
2019 Women's Caucus for Art / NH Chapter (WCA/NH) Annual Scholarship

$1000 College scholarship awarded to a female undergraduate student majoring in the visual arts at a degree-granting, accredited NH college or university. Must be a NH resident.

April 1, 2019 http://www.wcanh.org/about/college-scholarship-program/
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 http://rockonfoundation.org/grants/
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 https://www.chamber-music.org
/programs/classical/grants/classical-
commissioning-program
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 https://www.arts.gov/grants/apply-grant/grants-organizations#
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
foundation.org/en
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 https://kresge.org/programs/arts-culture/national-networks-0
Kars4Kids

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

ongoing http://www.kars4kidsgrants.org/
Singing for Change Singing for Change
(created by Jimmy Buffett in 1995)
ongoing http://www.singingforchange.org/
guidelines.html
Google Grants Google ongoing http://www.google.com/grants/
SEED Evaluator 4.0 Design Corps and the Social Economic Environmental Design (SEED) Network ongoing http://seednetwork.org/
seed-evaluator-4-0/
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 https://good360.org/how-it-works/
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 https://www.nhcrafts.org/education-grants-scholarships.php
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
.com/community/
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 http://www.travelocity.com/
vc/travelforgood/submit
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 https://kresge.org/programs/arts-culture/local-systems-0
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 https://kresge.org/programs/arts-culture/place-based-initiatives-0
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 https://www.nefa.org/grants_
programs/grants/national-
dance-project-travel-fund
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 http://www.nefa.org/grants_programs/
grants/national_theater_project_
presentation_grant
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 http://www.nefa.org/grants_programs/
grants/national_theater_project_
presenter_travel_grant
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 http://www.nefa.org/grants_programs/
grants/new-england-presenter-travel-fund
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 https://www.tdbank.com/com
munity/training_resource_fund
_guidelines.html
Walmart Foundation Community Grant Program

The Walmart Foundation's Community Grant Program awards grants of up to $5,000 to nonprofits within the service area of Walmart stores. Focus areas include:

  • hunger relief and healthy eating
  • sustainability
  • women's economic empowerment
  • career opportunities
rolling deadline through December 31, 2018 http://giving.walmart.com/apply-for-grants/local-giving

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Jobs, Fellowships, Residencies, Internships & Volunteer opportunities
Position Organization / Location Deadline to apply For more information
Marketing Director The Barnstormers Theatre,
Tamworth, NH
ASAP http://www.barnstormerstheatre.org/position-marketing-director.html
Editor HowlRound ASAP http://howlround.com/were-hiring-an-editor?utm
Director of Workforce Development & Education Claremont MakerSpace,
Claremont, NH
ASAP https://claremontmakerspace.org/jobs-director-of-workforce-development-and-education/
Director of Finance,
Manager of Intitutional Giving, and
Art Center Outreach Program Teachers
The Currier Museum,
Manchester, NH
ASAP http://currier.org/about-us/employment-and-internships/
Science Museum Educator, Education Coordinator, Visitor Services Assistant, and Volunteers McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center,
Concord, NH
ASAP https://www.starhop.com/join-the-team/
Executive Director Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ (FOKO) ,
Portland, ME
ASAP http://www.foko.org/employment/
Chair, Vocal Studies Department, and Chair, Historical Performance Department Longy School of Music of Bard College,
Cambridge, MA
ASAP https://longy.edu/about/employment/
Director of Philanthropic Engagement Community MusicWorks,
Providence, RI
ASAP https://opportunities.aspenleader
shipgroup.com/opportunities/398
Community Advisor for Curtic Summerfest 2019, and Director of Residence Life Curtis Institute of Music,
Philadelphia, PA
ASAP https://www.curtis.edu/about/
administration/work-at-curtis/
Executive Director Dance/NYC,
New York, NY
ASAP https://mcaonline.com/searches/executive-director-dance-nyc
Managing Director, Impact City Year NH,
Manchester, NH
ASAP https://cityyear.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/CityYear/job/Manchester-NH/Managing-Director--Impact_R3036
Decelerator Retreats (inaugural residency program) The Strrange Foundation,
West Shokan, NY
Februray 15, 2019 https://thestrange.foundation/decelerator-spring2019
Lighthouse Works Fellowship Program Lighthouse Works offers residencies to visual artists, writers, and composers who are at the vanguard of their creative fields. The six-week fellowship provides housing, meals, a $1,500 stipend, and studio space.
Fishers Island, NY
February 15, 2019 https://www.thelighthouseworks.com/apply/
Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program Residency The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program awards rent-free studio space to 17 visual artists for year-long residencies. Resident artists are selected annually by a professional jury comprised of artists, critics, and curators.
Brooklyn, NY
February 15, 2019 https://swstudioprogram.
slideroom.com/#/Login
Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Center Workspace Residency This project-based residency invites artists, filmmakers, curators, and other professionals working in media arts to apply to Squeaky Wheel’s summer residencies. The program comes with a $1,000 stipend, artist fees, and opportunities to engage the community in public events.
Buffalo, NY
February 15, 2019 http://squeaky.org/workspace-residency/
Technical Director Opera North,
Lebanon, NH
February 18, 2019 http://operanorth.org/employment/
LACMA Art + Technology Lab Designed for artists working on experimental projects and technology, this residency encourages artists to pursue new directions in their work. The program comes with up to $50,000 in in-kind support.
Los Angeles, CA
February 21, 2019 https://unframed.lacma.org/2018/12/12/2019-art-technology-lab-call-artist-proposals
Rowan University Artist in Residence program The Rowan University Art Department grants one residency to a North American visual artist for one academic semester and offers a $3,000 stipend, studio space, access to art department facilities, an optional exhibition, and artist-led programming.
Gassboro, NJ
February 24, 2019 https://sites.rowan.edu/artgallery
/_docs/air_rowan_2020_guide
lines.pdf
Munson-Williams-Proctor Art Institute Residency Artists in photography and painting/drawing with a dedicated interest in arts education are invited to apply to a nine-month academic year residency. Artists receive a $2,500 stipend, housing, meal plan, paid compensation as a Community Arts Education Instructor, studio space, and two-person exhibition in exchange for teaching courses and engaging the students and community at MWPAI.
Utica, NY
February 25, 2019 https://mwpai.submittable.com/
submit/130732/mwpai-artists-in
-residence-2019-20-application
Stochastic Labs Residency Stochastic Labs awards fully-sponsored residencies to exceptional engineers, artists, scientists, and entrepreneurs from around the world. Residencies include a private apartment at the mansion, co-working and/or dedicated work space, shop access, a monthly stipend, and a budget for materials.
Berkeley, CA
February 25, 2019 https://unframed.lacma.org/2018/12/12/2019-art-technology-lab-call-artist-proposals
Fiore Art Center Summer Residencies The Fiore Art Center awards six month-long visual arts residencies, one month-long poetry residency, and one month-long performance/interdisciplinary artist residency promoting dialogue between the gardening, farming and creative worlds.
Jefferson, ME
March 1, 2019 https://mainefarmlandtrustgallery.
submittable.com/submit
Lower East Side Printshop Keyholder Residencies The Printshop awards eight residencies to artists working in various mediums, providing free 24-hour keyholder access, a $1,000 stipend, and basic access to printmaking resources and studio space in the Lower East Side. All disciplines are eligible to apply.
New York, NY
March 1, 2019 https://www.printshop.org/keyholder-residencies/application-form/
Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts Residency The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center supports established and emerging writers, visual artists, composers, and musicians with housing, studio space, and a $100 stipend per week to pursue creative growth and opportunities for public engagement.
Nebraska City, NE
March 1, 2019 https://khncenterforthearts.
slideroom.com/#/Login
Vice President, Executive Search Arts Consulting Group,
Boston, MA
open until filled http://artsconsulting.com/employment/arts-consulting-group-vice-president-executive-search/
Executive Director Revels, Inc.,
Watertown, MA
open until filled https://www.revels.org/about-revels/job-opportunities/
Grants Manager NH Audubon,
Concord, NH
open until filled http://www.nhaudubon.org/about/job-opportunities/
Executive Director Southwest Montana Arts Council,
Dillon, MT
Open until filled http://www.smacarts.org/executive-director-job-search.html
Professor of Arts History Savannah College of Art and Design,
Savannah, GA
open until filled https://scadcareers.scad.edu/postings/20435
Seeking new Choral Members
(High-school age or above)
Manchester Choral Society;
Manchester, NH
ASAP,
until filled
https://www.mcsnh.org/join-us.html
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).
ongoing http://www.mainstreetart.org/join-msa.html
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
ongoing http://necenterforcircusarts.org/
"Creative Aging" Artist Roster
Lifetime Arts;
national program
ongoing http://www.lifetimearts.org/
roster/guidelines/

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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
ongoing http://nhwritersproject.org/content/
register-now-nhwps-critique-
partner-match-autumn-2014
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:  orclandfarms@gmail.com for more information.

3rd Annual Storytelling Festival

3rd Annual Storytelling Festival features workshops in all aspects of Storytelling with featured artist Simon Brooks, along with Genevieve Aichele and Catherine Stewart.
Workshops include:
Friday 2/8 =6:30-9 p.m. - One Voice, Many Characters with Genevieve Aichele,
Saturday 2/9 = 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. - Off the Page: Storytelling & STEM with Catherine Stewart,
1-3:30 p.m. - Fast track to Storytelling with Simon Brooks,
8:00 p.m. Performance - Loves, Labors, Loves Lost by Simon Brooks,
Sunday 2/10 = 2 p.m. Performance

February 8-10, 2019 https://www.nhtheatreproject.org
/campdetail/3rd-annual-story
telling-festival-12505220
Adult Scene Study Workshop This workshop will focus on script and character analysis, physical and vocal skills, and multiple approaches to scene and/or monologue work using different acting techniques. Tuesdays, February 12 to March 5, 2019 (snow date March 5), from 6:30 - 9 p.m. https://www.nhtheatreproject.org/
campdetail/adult-scene-study-
workshop-4757696
Communicating in Critical and Crisis Situations Are you and your non-profit organization/business prepared for a crisis? We put policies, procedures, and contingency plans into place to avoid crisis, but sometimes, bad things still happen to good organizations. This hands-on workshop will help you prepare to communicate effectively under adverse circumstances.  February 13, 2019, from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m., at the League of NH Craftsmen in Concord, NH https://www.nhnonprofits.org
/panel/events/606
National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures (NALAC), National Ledaership Institute (NLI) NALAC is currently accepting applications for the 19th Annual NALAC Leadership Institute (NLI). NLI is a week-long rigorous program in arts management and leadership development that delivers innovative and practical strategies that lead to successful business practices in the arts.
Program dates will occur from July 15-20, 2019 in San Antonio, TX.
Application deadline: Thursday, February 14, 2019 by 11:59 p.m. CST https://www.nalac.org/programs
/nalac-institutes/nli?mc_cid=
c628f23caf&mc_eid=120884351e
Capital Campaigns - Art You Really Ready? A clearer path to capital campaign success. Join presenter Betsy McNamara of Full Circle Consulting to gain an understanding of how a campaign works, what it means to be campaign-ready, and the steps that are needed to prepare for a capital campaign. February 19, 2019, from 1-4:30 p.m. (at The Nature Conservancy in Concord, NH) https://www.nhnonprofits.org
/panel/events/604
Polymer Clay Pendants workshop This introductory workshop by Connie Gray of Gray's Clays will teach you the basics of working with polymer clay, a colorful and highly versatile medium that can be learned by students of all ages. Februray 20, 2019, at 5:30 p.m. https://monadnockartxtech
.org/event-3207099
Writing and Performing a Comic Speech Whether you're giving a talk to colleagues, or delivering a toast at a wedding this workshop explores the tips and tricks of writing and performing a comedic speech. Saturday, March 9, 2019, from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
https://www.nhtheatreproject
.org/campdetail/writing-and-
performing-a-comic-speech
-12316573
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. https://www.nhnonprofits.org
/panel/events/592
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) https://www.eventbrite.com/e/notice-and-note-what-it-means-to-read-fiction-and-nonfiction-with-curiosity-passion-and-deep-registration-55355081539
Chekhov Acting Technique Adult Professional Development Workshop and Coaching Opportunity - Chekhov Acting Technique, with Peter Josephson. Saturday, April 6, 2019, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. https://www.nhtheatreproject
.org/campdetail/theatre-for-
life-chekhov-acting-technique
-10008558
"The Eyes Have It" "The Eyes Have It" is an assignment-based photography workshop om four consecutive Saturdays in April, from 10 a.m. till 3 p.m. in Barrington, NH. Saturday April 6, 13, 20, and 27, from 10 a.m. till 3 p.m. www.charterweeks.com  
(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 https://www.nhnonprofits.org
/panel/events/610
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
https://www.master-in-international-arts-management.com/applying/
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 https://www.nhnonprofits.org
/page/nh-nonprofit-conference
-and-expo
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 https://www.nefa.org/events/creative-communities-exchange-2
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 http://libraryartscenter.org/classes-and-workshops/classes-for-adults/

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Requests for Proposals
Project; Location Notes Deadline For more information
City Hall Public Arts Project The City of Manhattan Beach, “City” invites artists, as individuals or teams (hereafter referred to as ‘Artist’ or ‘Team’), to submit qualifications for the design and implementation of a public art project at the Manhattan Beach City Hall. The proposed location is in the entry way to City Hall. February 13, 2019, at 4 p.m. (Central Time) https://www.citymb.info/departments/
parks-and-recreation/cultural-arts/art
-in-public-places/city-hll-mural
Campus Arts Initiative - Penn State campuses Campus Arts Initiative and eight partners from across Penn State’s Commonwealth Campuses are partnering to develop temporary works of public art, one at each partner’s site. Temporary artworks are expected to be present at the site, on loan, for up to one year. Februray 14, 2019 https://hub-robesongallery.sub
mittable.com/submit?fbclid=
IwAR0U-UJ0Sk1pRVrIMn8E0m
ICSMcGtJuzSVVx6Fi_8ATPSc
G2BTaSFkNQGwY
Mecklenburg County’s Northern Regional Recreation Center The Arts & Science Council (ASC) is accepting qualifications from professional artists or teams of artists in response to a public art opportunity for Mecklenburg County’s Northern Regional Recreation Center. ASC is seeking artists with a demonstrated record of mural painting on exterior architectural facades. February 15, 2019 at 11:59 EDT https://www.artsandscience
.org/resources-for/artists/
calls-to-artists/
City Centre Public Art Project Seeking Statements of Qualifications from artists interested in creating artwork to be sited in Huntsville’s Big Spring Park and adjacent CityCentre at Big Spring development in the City’s downtown arts and entertainment district. February 15, 2019, at 11:59 MST http://www.artshuntsville.org
/news/rfq-citycentre-public-art/
GLEAM, Art in a New Light, Madison, WI GLEAM, Art in a New Light, seeks exciting light-based installation proposals to be situated within Olbrich Botanical Gardens’ landscape or the Bolz Conservatory. Each proposal must utilize light as its major component to achieve a dynamic evening / nighttime presence. February 22, 2019, at 11:59 p.m. (Central Time) http://olbrich.org/documents
/GLEAM2019RFP.pdf
Caribou Community School,
Caribou, ME
A call to all artists living in the United States to submit proposals to design, create and install artwork at the new Caribou Community School in Caribou, Maine. March 6, 2019 https://mainearts.maine.gov
/Pages/Programs/Public-Arts
UNO Strauss Performing Arts Center. Site II: Two Recessed Walls at Concert Hall Originally constructed in 1921, the Peru State College theatre houses a large auditorium with a balcony. The renovation, soon to open its doors as the Performing Arts Center, includes a new main floor and second floor lobby, workshops and dressing rooms, acoustic and technological updates, and new exterior spaces as a welcoming entrance to the campus and for outdoor events. March 22, 2019, at 5 p.m. (Central Time) https://nebraska.slideroom
.com/#/Login
2019 Stevens Point Sculpture Park 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 http://stevenspointsculpturepark.org/
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. http://navegallery.org/wp/phone-art-box-call/
U.S. General Services Administration:
Art in Architecture Program Registry
Oversees the commissioning of artworks for new federal buildings nationwide ongoing http:www.gsa.gov/artinarchitecture

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Miscellaneous
Item Date Notes For more information
Palace Youth Theatre Vacation Camps February 25 - March 1 = The AristoCats, and
April 22-26 = Seussical
Vacation camps are for children of all theatre skill levels in grades 2 - 12. Camp hours are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. through 4 p.m. http://www.palacetheatre.org/about-us/palace-youth-theatre/camps.aspx
2019 Women's Caucus for Art / NH Chapter (WCA/NH) Annual Scholarship

. April 1, 2019

$1000 College scholarship awarded to a female undergraduate student majoring in the visual arts at a degree-granting, accredited NH college or university. Must be a NH resident http://www.wcanh.org/about/college-scholarship-program/
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. http://www.manchester-chamber.org/seeking-young-professionals-in-mht-with-a-story/
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.
http://www.palacetheatre.org/about-us/palace-youth-theatre/voice%20lessons.aspx
Seeking new Choral Members
(High-school age or above)
Until filled Manchester Choral Society;
Manchester, NH
https://www.mcsnh.org/join-us.html
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.

http://www.worldtoursstudio.com/
16-week Rotating Art Exhibits ongoing Displayable art, including photography. http://newlondonhospital.org/art/
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 http://artconnectsnh.org/
Artist Gallery at Barrington Public Library ongoing Seeking work by talented artists, for display behind our circulation desk Amy Inglis
director@barringtonlibrary.com
(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. photo@nhcfa.org
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
s.dunker@dover.nh.gov
(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
margaret@avagallery.org
(603) 448-3117
Disaster Planning and Recovery for Cultural Organizations available online Includes links to web-based resources. http://www.nh.gov/nhculture/
disaster_planning.htm
Revised Regulations of the Americans with Disabilities Act available online From the National Endowment for the Arts' Office of Accessibility http://www.nea.gov/resources/accessibility/
pubs/NEA-TipSheet.pdf
Risk Assessment for Disaster Planning (webinar) available online Learn to perform risk assessment as part of a disaster plan. http://nedcc.org/about/
news.freewebinar.php

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