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Jerome support for early career artists through other organizations

See More Perspective, The Cedar. Photo by Pat O'Loughlin.

In addition to the Jerome Hill Artist Fellowships and the Minnesota and New York City Film, Video, and Digital Production programs, early career artists in Minnesota and New York City are supported through a number of Jerome-funded programs. A full list of these programs is available here.

See below for program-specific deadlines and information on ways to participate in these programs. This information is currently being gathered—it will be posted as it is obtained. Please check back for updates.

 

Abrons Arts Center AIRspace Residency

Applications open October 15–November 15

Jerome Foundation AIRspace Residents receive the following support from Abrons:

  • $5,000 Commission for a new work to be presented at Abrons as part of our 2019-2020 performance season. Performances must be programmed to occur before June 30, 2020.
  • 200 hours of Fully Subsidized Studio Time in any of our performance studios (excluding Studio G-05)  and theaters.
  • 1 week Production Residency in the theater prior to premiere.

Performing artists working in movement-based practices that are interdisciplinary in nature are encouraged to apply.

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loulex, Mariangela Lopez: RAPHAEL (AIRspace Resident Alumnus)

The Chocolate Factory Theater Project Commissions & Creative Residencies

Each year, The Chocolate Factory supports the creation and presentation of 9-10 new commissioned works, 3-4 additional supported residencies, and a variety of community activities at its facility in Long Island City, Queens. Artists receive dedicated access to our space and technical equipment free of charge, commissioning support, weekly fees for lead artists and performers, and administrative support.

Artists are selected by curators/staff. Email The Chocolate Factory for more information.

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Movement Research-Artists-in-Residence (AIR)

Movement Research’s Artist-in-Residence program is a two-year residency that provides commissions, rehearsal space, performances, professional development opportunities and peer dialogue, all of which are designed to support the individualized creative process of movement-based artists. 

Seven (7) artists will be selected to participate in the 2018 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence program via this application process. Applications are reviewed and selected by a panel of three artists. Artists selected through the panel review process receive commissioning funds supported through The Jerome Foundation.

Check in early 2019 for the next application round. Past Deadline: May 10th, 2018.

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Pepatian and BAAD!-Dance Your Future Artist & Mentor Collaborative Residency

A partnership project initiated by Pepatian in wonderful partnership with BAAD!/Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance, Dance Your Future: Artist & Mentor Collaborative Residency offers selected artists of color and/or Bronx-based artists free rehearsal space, mentorship and paid performances.

Information on the next call for applications will be posted in late 2018.

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Pepatián and BAAD!

SLAM GO! Emerging Artists Commissioning Program

Applications accepted through November 30, 2018

GO! An Emerging Artists Commissioning Program, housed at STREB Extreme Action's Williamsburg home, SLAM, accepts proposals from artists whose work is movement-based, including choreographers, aerialists and circus artists.

The goal of the program is to create a pool of artists who can capitalize on the resources distinct to SLAM so that the space's special and unusual characteristics and qualities inform and inspire new and exciting creative experiments.  

GO! artists have various opportunities to showcase work throughout its development and receive feedback. Selected artists receive a grant and a specific amount of time, space and resources tailored to the nature and scope of each particular project.

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Tofte Lake Center Emerging Artists Program

Applications accepted through November 30

TLC is sponsoring its 10th annual Emerging Artists Program which enables both individual creative artists and a group of artists to focus on their current work. This program subsidizes one 2-week residency for 7 emerging artists and/or 2-person creative teams from the Minnesota and the 5 boroughs of New York, and one week-long residency for a group project that would have exclusive use of the facilities.

The residencies at TLC are intentionally interdisciplinary in nature. Artists from many disciplines can apply.

Applications for 2019 are open from October 1 through November 30, 2018.

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The Chocolate Factory Theater Project Commissions & Creative Residencies

Each year, The Chocolate Factory supports the creation and presentation of 9-10 new commissioned works, 3-4 additional supported residencies, and a variety of community activities at its facility in Long Island City, Queens. Artists receive dedicated access to our space and technical equipment free of charge, commissioning support, weekly fees for lead artists and performers, and administrative support.

Artists are selected by curators/staff. Email The Chocolate Factory for more information.

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Saint Paul Neighborhood Network SPNN: Doc U Fellows

SPNN will begin recruitment for the program in October with the program beginning in November and culminating with a festival in May kicked off by panel discussion with the participants. All program participants’ work will screen during the festival.

During the program, participants will meet twice a month for professional and skill development workshops and a check-in with their mentor. Each participant will create a 30 minute documentary on a topic of their choice, work as crew on each other’s films, and receive feedback on their work from other professionals.

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Tofte Lake Center Emerging Artists Program

Applications accepted through November 30

TLC is sponsoring its 10th annual Emerging Artists Program which enables both individual creative artists and a group of artists to focus on their current work. This program subsidizes one 2-week residency for 7 emerging artists and/or 2-person creative teams from the Minnesota and the 5 boroughs of New York, and one week-long residency for a group project that would have exclusive use of the facilities. Please note that applicants must live in either MN or one of the 5 NYC boroughs to be eligible to apply.

The residencies at TLC are intentionally interdisciplinary in nature. Artists from many disciplines can apply.

Applications for 2019 are open from October 1 through November 30, 2018.

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Cave Canem Fall and Spring Workshops

Since 1999, nearly 1000 emerging poets have participated in Cave Canem’s community-based workshops, rare opportunities to work with accomplished poets for free or low-cost fees. Limited to an enrollment of 12-15, eight and ten-session workshops offer rigorous instruction, careful critique and an introduction to the work of established poets—all within the welcoming environment of our Brooklyn, NY loft. The workshops are open to Adult poets of color living in New York City’s five boroughs.

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Tofte Lake Center Emerging Artists Program

Applications accepted through November 30

TLC is sponsoring its 10th annual Emerging Artists Program which enables both individual creative artists and a group of artists to focus on their current work. This program subsidizes one 2-week residency for 7 emerging artists and/or 2-person creative teams from the Minnesota and the 5 boroughs of New York, and one week-long residency for a group project that would have exclusive use of the facilities.

The residencies at TLC are intentionally interdisciplinary in nature. Artists from many disciplines can apply.

Applications for 2019 are open from October 1 through November 30, 2018.

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Tofte Lake

Roulette's Commissions and Residencies Program

In partnership with the Jerome Foundation since 1983, Roulette has founded both a Commissioning Program for four artists annually (officially established in 1997), and an Artist Residency Program for five artists annually (established in 2010). These programs accelerate the careers of talented musical creators, giving them the financial and technical resources to create early signature work in our state-of-the-art theater.

While commissions are selected by a committee of nominators, and residencies are selected by our Artistic Director, we are always excited to learn about NYC artists creating new, experimental musical work. Please email with a proposal and work samples to introduce yourself to us!

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Roulette's Commissions and Residencies Program

Tofte Lake Center Emerging Artists Program

Applications accepted through November 30

TLC is sponsoring its 10th annual Emerging Artists Program which enables both individual creative artists and a group of artists to focus on their current work. This program subsidizes one 2-week residency for 7 emerging artists and/or 2-person creative teams from the Minnesota and the 5 boroughs of New York, and one week-long residency for a group project that would have exclusive use of the facilities.

The residencies at TLC are intentionally interdisciplinary in nature. Artists from many disciplines can apply.

Applications for 2019 are open from October 1 through November 30, 2018.

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Tofte Lake Center

The Chocolate Factory Theater Project Commissions & Creative Residencies

Each year, The Chocolate Factory supports the creation and presentation of 9-10 new commissioned works, 3-4 additional supported residencies, and a variety of community activities at its facility in Long Island City, Queens. Artists receive dedicated access to our space and technical equipment free of charge, commissioning support, weekly fees for lead artists and performers, and administrative support.

Artists are selected by curators/staff. Email The Chocolate Factory for more information.

Learn More

The Chocolate Factory

Tofte Lake Center Emerging Artists Program

Applications accepted through November 30

TLC is sponsoring its 10th annual Emerging Artists Program which enables both individual creative artists and a group of artists to focus on their current work. This program subsidizes one 2-week residency for 7 emerging artists and/or 2-person creative teams from the Minnesota and the 5 boroughs of New York, and one week-long residency for a group project that would have exclusive use of the facilities.

The residencies at TLC are intentionally interdisciplinary in nature. Artists from many disciplines can apply.

Applications for 2019 are open from October 1 through November 30, 2018.

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Tofte Lake Center

Tofte Lake Center Emerging Artists Program

Applications accepted through November 30

TLC is sponsoring its 10th annual Emerging Artists Program which enables both individual creative artists and a group of artists to focus on their current work. This program subsidizes one 2-week residency for 7 emerging artists and/or 2-person creative teams from the Minnesota and the 5 boroughs of New York, and one week-long residency for a group project that would have exclusive use of the facilities.

The residencies at TLC are intentionally interdisciplinary in nature. Artists from many disciplines can apply.

Applications for 2019 are open from October 1 through November 30, 2018.

LEARN MORE

Tofte Lake Center