NJ Artist Fellowships Available through the State Arts Council
- 2014 New Jersey State Council on the Arts Individual Artist Fellowship guidelines and application. The funding categories available for 2014 include the following: Choreography, Music Composition, Poetry, and Sculpture.
To be eligible, one must be an artist working in one of the disciplines offered and a current New Jersey resident. Fellowships are awarded based on independent peer panel review of work samples submitted and the anonymous process is focused solely on artistic quality. The grants help professional artists to produce new work and advance their careers and impact on the community.
All applications must be submitted online. Applicants can go to http://www.artscouncil.nj.gov or click here for the link to the Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship application. Applicants who do not have access to a computer can visit any County Library in New Jersey for access to the Internet. Visual artists will need to upload work sample images online and submit them with their application. Prospective applicants with specific questions regarding the online application process may contact Kimberly Steinle-Super at 410-539-6656 x101. Fellowship applications for 2014 categories must be submitted by 5:00 pm on July 16, 2013. The printable Consent Form, signed in blue ink, and work samples, must be postmarked on or before July 18, 2013. If any special accommodations are required to file an Arts Council Fellowship application, please call Don Ehman at 609-984-7023.
In June of 2013, the Arts Council will hold three technical assistance workshops throughout the state and two workshop webinars. These workshops will address the process for applying in the categories offered for the Arts Council's 2014 Fellowships. All physical sites are wheelchair accessible and provide accessible parking. The workshop schedule is as follows:
Tuesday, June 4, 2013, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Grounds For Sculpture
18 Fairgrounds Road
Hamilton, NJ 08619
Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Kramer Hall of Richard Stockton College
30 Front Street, Room 201
Hammonton, NJ 08037
Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 11:00am - 1:00pm
14 Maple Avenue, Suite 400
Morristown, NJ 07960
Workshops require advance registration. To sign up to attend a workshop, please call the State Arts Council at 609-633-1251.
Advance registration is also required to participate in the webinars listed below. To register, please follow the links to the webinar you wish to attend.
Wednesday, June 5, 2013, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Register online: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/870790678
Thursday, June 20, 2013, 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Register online: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/514601902
Questions about webinar registration should be directed to Kimberly Steinle-Super at 410.539.6656 ext. 101 or kimberly@....