ME/NB Creative Residency Fund establishes an annual exchange program providing professional artists with opportunities for creation and professional development residencies in both Maine and New Brunswick. Deadline April 1, 2012.
Celebrating the Traditional Arts offers an award of $1,500 for supporting traditional artists’ fees for presentations in a range of community settings including festivals, gatherings, fairs, museums, tours and other community events. Deadline April 13, 2012.
Good Idea Grant supports and fosters the growth of Maine’s artists. The parameters of the grant are purposefully broad and include any good idea that furthers an individual artist’s creative endeavor(s). Deadline April 13, 2012.
SMART supports schools, arts organizations/institutions and community based teaching artists as they collaborate on the design and delivery of high quality arts learning experiences for K-12 students. Deadline April 13, 2012.
Individual Artist Fellowship rewards artistic excellence, advances the careers of Maine artists and promotes public awareness regarding the eminence of the creative sector in Maine. Deadlines are: Literary Arts - May 11, 2012; Visual Arts - May 25, 2012; Performing/Media Arts - June 8, 2012