The New Jersey State Council on the Arts and Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Announce the Availability of 2014 New Jersey
Individual Artist Fellowship Guidelines and Application
Applicant Workshops and Webinars to be Offered Statewide
Baltimore, MD – May 14, 2013 – Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation announced today the immediate availability of 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.
The New Jersey Individual Artist Fellowship program has been managed collaboratively by Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts for 18 years. MAAF’s similar partnership with the states of Maryland and Delaware maximizes Fellowship program administrative costs and efficacy.
About Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation develops partnerships and programs that reinforce artists’ capacity to create and present work, advance access to and participation in the arts, and promote a more sustainable arts ecology. To learn more about MAAF, its programs and services, visit our Web site at www.midatlanticarts.org.