Professional Development

NALAC Pod Grant

The NALAC Pod Grant is open to Latinx artists or cultural workers. This grant will support projects led by NALAC members that builds upon NALAC’s mission of promotion, advancement, development, and cultivation of the Latinx arts field. This is an opportunity for arts administrators, cultural workers and artists to organize networks, mobilize advocacy, amplify visibility, refine leadership skills, or sharpen aesthetic and critical thinking in their local arts and culture communities.  Applicants should review the Guidelines for Artists/Ensembles.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Puerto Rico Artist Grant

The NFA Puerto Rico Artist Grant is open to artists currently residing in Puerto Rico. This grant is one of the new grant opportunities under the NFA and supports the production of work that will be created and presented in Puerto Rico. In this capacity, NALAC aims to contribute to the restoration and sustainability efforts of artistic and cultural practices by artists residing on the island. Funds can be used for artist and project fees, supplies and materials, repairs and/or purchase of equipment, as well as other expenses due to loss of income. Applicants should review the Guidelines for Artists/Ensembles.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Arts Council of Wilmington/NHC Regional Artist Project Grants


The Arts Council of Wilmington/NHC is accepting applications for the 2019-2020 Regional Artist Project Grants. Residents of New Hanover, Brunswick, Columbus and Pender counties are eligible to apply for financial support in all disciplines, i.e.visual arts/crafts, music composition, film/video, literature/playwriting and choreography/dance. 

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

33rd Annual NC Potters Conference


33rd Annual NC Potters Conference hosted by the NC Pottery Center in Seagrove, NC Dates: March 5-8th, 2020. The NC Potters conference is centered around two-days of demonstrating artists in addition to multiple speakers to instill this year’s theme, which is The Similarities in our Differences. 

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Black Media Story Summit


In partnership with Black Public Media, (BPM), a non-profit organization committed to funding and distributing stories about the African-American and global African Diaspora experience, Southern Documentary Fund is hosting the Black Media Story Summit in Durham, a half day convening of media professionals exploring new strategies to support diverse Black stories about social change, from development to distribution.  

Saturday, September 7, 2019

Innovate Grant

Wilmington, DE

Innovate Grant is now accepting submissions for Spring 2019. Innovate Grant awards (2) $550.00 grants each quarter, to one Visual Artist and one Photographer. In addition to receiving a grant award, winners will be featured and recognized on our website and join a growing community of vibrant and talented artists.

Tuesday, September 3, 2019


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