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Grants in Broward

Creative Investment Program (CIP)
Practicing professional individual artist in Broward County ONLY
Deadline: June 1, 2015


Sunrise Symphonic Pops Orchestra (SSPO) Scholarship
Scholarship for students who play a musical instrument and are or will be taking college courses pursuing a career in music. This is a $1000.00 scholarship (payable directly to the college / university) for the most qualified student based on a live audition of those students selected from the application process.


Jobs in Broward

Marketing Coordinator - Broward Center for the Performing Arts
The Marketing Coordinator coordinates the implementation of marketing and advertising plans and promotional concepts for the Broward Center events and special projects. The coordinator tracks the creative production process and spending, and provides administrative support. Please submit your resume to:

ReServe matches continuing professionals 55+ with the nonprofits that need them. A nonprofit, Reserve connects dedicated professionals seeking meaningful engagement through part-time employment opportunities (10-30 hours a week) with South Florida's non-profits and public institutions. ReServists work for a modest hourly stipend and the satisfaction of giving back to a worthy cause in their "encore" careers. ReServists include former fundraisers, grant writers, strategic planners, event organizers, bookkeepers, accountants, administrative assistants and file clerks.


Event Assistant - Bonnet House
The Event Assistant is responsible for coordinating event details with the Event Manager and/or the Event Coordinator on the day of an event. The position would work closely with guests, vendors and clients to ensure a smooth event from set up to clean up. Email resume to:

Visitor Services Staff - Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Florida
The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic individual with customer service and general administrative experience working in a professional setting. The candidate should work well as part of a team and also be self-directed, conscientious, punctual, dependable, and organized. For details, email

Programming Administrative Assistant - Broward Center for the Performing Arts
Providing administrative support and contract review and editing to the Programming Department. Please submit your resume to:

Grants in Florida

General Program Support & Specific Cultural Projects (2016-2017 grant period)
Deadline: June 1, 2015

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Cultural Endowment State Matching Share
Deadline: June 1, 2015


Cultural Facilities (2016-2017 grant period)
Deadline: June 15, 2015


CINTAS Foundation and MDC Museum of Art + Design Announce Opening of the 2015-16 Fellowships Competition

The categories are:

  • 2015-16 CINTAS Knight Fellowship in Visual Arts - $15,000
  • 2015-16 CINTAS Foundation Brandon Fradd Award in Music Composition - $10,000
  • 2015-16 CINTAS Foundation Award in Creative Writing – $10,000
  • 2015-16 CINTAS Foundation Award in Architecture - $10,000

All submission materials must be received by Wednesday, July 1, 2015.


Calls to Artists in Florida

2 Projects on the Tampa Riverwalk - Tampa, FL
The City of Tampa Florida has two Calls to Artists currently open, each for multiple sites: one for the final segment of the Tampa Riverwalk and one for the Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park.


Fort Lauderdale Fringe Festival
On May 2nd, from 12 noon-10 p.m. there will be a street fair with street artists, performers, vendors, activities for children, food trucks. Seeking artists and craftspeople who would like to have a booth on the street. There is no charge and we will provide a table for you. If interested, please email Richard White with your information and images of your work at


5th Annual CityWrights Weekend for Playwrights
Register today for this national conference, held from June 25-28th at the EPIC Hotel in downtown Miami. CityWrights Weekend for Playwrights brings playwrights together with a stellar ensemble of Master Artists and theatre industry professionals for lively creative and professional development workshops, panels, readings, performance, and networking with agents, producers, publishers and fellow playwrights.


Jobs in the U.S.

Director of Cultural Affairs - City of Dallas, TX
Reporting to the Assistant City Manager, the Director will guide the City's support for thriving artistic and cultural opportunities that enhance the quality of life for Dallas residents and visitors and strengthen partnerships among artists, arts nonprofits, business leaders and government.


Calls to Artists in the U.S.

Public Art Installations - Takoma Park, MD
Selected artists will be part of a pool that will then be invited to submit proposals for projects over the next 5 years. Budget ranges from $25,000 - $40,000 each year. No restrictions have been established on the type of medium that is used by artists, though any commissioned artwork must appropriate for permanent or semi-permanent outdoor installations, safe and easily maintained. Applications due May 20. View the Request for Qualifications. Email your application packet to

Rawls College of Business Public Art RFQ - Lubbock, TX
The Texas Tech University System seeks to commission a professional artist(s) to create site-specific exterior sculpture(s) to be placed outside of the Rawls College of Business building addition, which will add a three-story structure on the northwest corner of the existing facility. Deadline: May 19, 2015, 3 p.m. (Central).


Illuminate/12th Street Corridor - Jeffersonville, IN
Artists are invited to apply for a commission in Jeffersonville, Indiana, to create a family of permanent, outdoor, sculptural lighting artworks adjacent to City Hall, the Clark Memorial Hospital and the Claysburg Neighborhood. Deadline for concept submittals is May 22, 2015.


Elevate 2015 - Projects for Downtown - Atlanta, GA
The Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs in Atlanta Georgia is seeking creative, innovative public art projects to exhibit in downtown Atlanta during the month of October 2015. Projects may include, but are not limited to: murals, site-specific installations, film, performance art, music, etc.


Public Art League (PAL) Call to Artists - Champaign-Urbana, IL
This opportunity is open to all professional visual artists, aged 18 and older, with public art experience.


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