RISD Research opportunities and updates

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Upcoming Opportunities:

Art Works: Creativity Connects

What: The NEA is launching a pilot grant opportunity in the Art Works category to support partnerships between arts organizations and organizations from non-arts sectors that include, but are not limited to, business, education, environment, faith, finance, food, health, law, science, and technology. The program, called, is designed to demonstrate the value of the arts and design when they’re working with non-arts sectors and support the infrastructure components for the arts, so that they will be able to work in new ways with other sectors.

When: Nonprofit organizations may apply to for this grant in addition to other NEA grant programs.The deadline is March 3, 2016.

How much: Grants generally will range from $20,000 to $100,000.

*Please note: There will be a Creativity Connects webinar hosted on Wednesday, January 27th at 3:00 PM EST to learn more about the program. Registration is open now.

NEA Challenge America Application, FY2017 Grant

What: The Challenge America category offers support primarily to small and mid-sized organizations for projects that extend the reach of the arts to underserved populations — those whose opportunities to experience the arts are limited by geography, ethnicity, economics, or disability.

When: The Grants.gov system must receive your validated and accepted application no later than 11:59 p.m., Eastern Time, on April 14, 2016. For more information and to apply please click on link here.

How much: Are for a fixed amount of $10,000 and require a minimum $10,000 match.

NEA Art Works I Application, FY2017 Grant

What: To support the creation of art that meets the highest standards of excellence, public engagement with diverse and excellent art, lifelong learning in the arts, and the strengthening of communities through the arts.

When: The Grants.gov system must receive your validated and accepted application no later than 11:59 p.m., Eastern Time, on February 18, 2016. For more information and to apply please click on link here.

How much: Matching grants generally range from $10,000 to $100,000.

Webinar:

There will be a Creativity Connects webinar hosted on Wednesday, January 27th at 3:00 PM EST to learn more about the Art Works: Creativity Connects program. Registration is open now. Please see “ArtWorks: Creativity Connects”, under “Upcoming Opportunities” above for more information.

Call for Journal Contributions:

MaHKUscript, Journal of Fine Art Research, seeks contributions

Deadline: March 15, 2016

MaHKU

Ina Boudier-Bakkerlaan 50

3582 VA Utrecht

The Netherlands

www.mahku.nl

HKU launches a new peer-reviewed journal that specifically targets the significance of research and knowledge production in contemporary Fine Art practice. MaHKUscript. Journal of Fine Art Research is published by Ubiquity Press, London and has an international editorial board.

For more information and submission:

Jessica de Schipper, editorial office: mahkuscript@mahku.nl

Questions?
Contact Josephine Martell
at jmartell@risd.edu to schedule a meeting to discuss grant funded research interests and for general questions about research or to discuss partnering with RISD, contact Eliot Bassett-Cann via research@risd.edu.

 

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