NYFA 2011 Artist’s Fellowship, USA

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NYFA 2011 Artist’s Fellowship

Now in its 39th year, the New YorkFoundation for the Arts gives more money and support to individual living artists of all disciplines than any other organization in the country: a total of nearly $7 million in grants and services annually.

NYFA serves individual artists through financial and informational assistance, and promotes their freedom to develop and create.

For the past 25 years, the New York Foundation for the Arts has awarded Artists’ Fellowships of $7,000 to individual originating artists living in New York State and/or Indian Nations located in New York State.

NYFA is committed to supporting artists from diverse cultural backgrounds at all stages of their professional careers. In 2010, NYFA awarded 115 Fellowships to 118 artists, there were three collaborations.

Who may apply?

1. You must be 25 years old or older
2. You must be a resident of New York State and/or one of the Indian Nations located in New York State for at least two years prior to November 30, 2010

Who may not apply?

1. A graduate or undergraduate student enrolled in any degree program at the time of the application deadline
2. A recipient of a NYFA Fellowship award in the past five years: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, or 2010.
3. A NYFA employee, member of the NYFA Board of Trustees or Artists’ Advisory Committee, an immediate family member of
any of the above, or an immediate family member of a 2010-2011 panelist.

November 30, 2010 at 11:59 p.m.
Crafts / Sculpture
Digital / Electronic Arts
December 1, 2010 at 11:59 p.m.
Nonfiction Literature
Poetry
Printmaking / Drawing / Book Arts
These are firm deadlines: no exceptions will be made.
We recommend completing your application in advance of the deadline to avoid potential technical problems.
2011 Categories:
Crafts / Sculpture
Digital / Electronic Arts
Nonfiction Literature
Poetry
Printmaking / Drawing / Book Arts

Additional categories will be reviewed according to
the following schedule:
2012 (deadline Fall 2011)
Painting
Folk Arts
Interdisciplinary Work
Fiction
Video / Film
2013 (deadline Fall 2012)
Choreography
Music / Sound
Architecture / Environmental Structures/Design
Playwriting / Screenwriting
Photography
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