Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters
Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Artists
to Pursue Projects or Teach at a University in New Jersey

Princeton Arts (PAF) and Hodder Fellowships

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Lewis Center for the Arts

Deadline Date:

09/14/21 5:00 PM EDT

Description:

Request a Grant Writer

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International artists in various disciplines to pursue projects or teach at a university in New Jersey. Funding is intended for applicants who show noteworthy potential in their artistic practice. Applications will be accepted from artists in the disciplines of writing, dance, music, theater, design, and visual arts.

Two fellowships are offered - Both are designed to support artists, in all artistic disciplines, who demonstrate great promise.

Princeton Arts Fellowships will be awarded to artists whose achievements have been recognized as demonstrating extraordinary promise in any area of artistic practice and teaching. Princeton Arts Fellows spend two consecutive academic years (September 1 - July 1) at Princeton University and formal teaching is expected. The normal work assignment will be to teach one course each semester subject to approval by the Dean of the Faculty, but fellows may be asked to take on an artistic assignment in lieu of a class, such as directing a play or creating a dance with students. Although the teaching load is light, the expectation is that Fellows will be full and active members of the community, committed to frequent and engaged interactions with students during the academic year.

The Hodder Fellowship will be given to artists and writers of exceptional promise to pursue independent projects at Princeton University during the academic year. The Hodder is designed to provide Fellows with the “studious leisure” to undertake significant new work. Hodder Fellows spend an academic year at Princeton, but no formal teaching is involved. The Lewis Center is committed to fostering an academic environment that acknowledges and encourages diversity and differences. The successful candidate will pursue academic excellence in diverse, multicultural, and inclusive settings.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 174673

Estimated Size of Grant:

Princeton Arts Fellowships: An $86,000 a year stipend is provided.
Fellows are additionally funded $5,000 (per academic year) for research expenses and $2,000 (per academic year) for classroom expenses.

Hodder Fellowships: $86,000 for one 10-month academic year.
Fellows are additionally funded $5,000 (per academic year) for research expenses.

Term of Contract:

Length of the Princeton Fellowship: Two consecutive 10-month academic years (September 1-July 1).

Length of the Hodder Fellowship: One 10-month academic year.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Princeton Arts Fellowships:
- Applicants should be artists whose achievements have been recognized as demonstrating extraordinary promise in any area of artistic practice and teaching. Applicants should be early-career composers, conductors, musicians, choreographers, visual artists, filmmakers, poets, novelists, playwrights, designers, directors, and performance artists–this list is not meant to be exhaustive—who would find it beneficial to spend two years teaching and working in an artistically vibrant university community.
- One need not be a U.S. citizen to apply.
- Fellowships are not intended to fund work leading to an advanced degree.
- Holders of Ph.D. degrees from Princeton are not eligible to apply.
- Princeton Arts Fellows may not hold concurrent teaching positions at other institutions for the duration of the fellowship. Princeton Arts Fellows can do one-off events, such as giving lectures, readings, or talks, performing in a show, presenting a film screening, or teaching master classes or workshops.

The Hodder Fellowship:
- Potential Hodder Fellows are composers, choreographers, performance artists, visual artists, writers, translators, or other kinds of artists or humanists who have “much more than ordinary intellectual and literary gifts”; they are selected more “for promise than for performance.” Given the strength of the applicant pool, most successful Fellows have published a first book or have similar achievements in their own fields;
- One need not be a U.S. citizen to apply.
- This fellowship cannot be used to fund work leading to a Ph.D. or any other advanced degree.

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline for applications is Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)

Princeton Arts Fellowship interviews of finalists are expected to take place on campus the week of December 14-15, 2021. All finalists are expected to attend the on-campus interview.

Applicants may apply to both the Hodder Fellowship and the Princeton Arts Fellowship at the same time.

The appointment of the Hodder Fellows will be made in early 2022.

Applicants may only apply for the Princeton Arts Fellowship twice in a lifetime. Unfortunately, the selection committee is unable to provide any feedback on declined applications.

Princeton Arts Fellowship: https://arts.princeton.edu/fellowships/princeton-arts-fellowship/
The Hodder Fellowship: https://arts.princeton.edu/fellowships/hodder-fellowship/
FAQs: https://arts.princeton.edu/fellowships/faq/

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply online for Princeton Arts Fellowship: https://puwebp.princeton.edu/AcadHire/apply/application.xhtml?listingId=19742

Apply online for Hodder Fellowship: https://puwebp.princeton.edu/AcadHire/apply/application.xhtml?listingId=19901

For more information, contact: lca-fellowships@princeton.edu or call 609-258-0788 .

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Alabama;   Alaska;   Arizona;   Arkansas;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Hawaii;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   North Dakota;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   South Dakota;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin;   Wyoming

USA Territories: American Samoa (USA)   Guam (USA)   Puerto Rico (USA)   Virgin Islands (USA)   Northern Mariana Islands (USA)

USA Compact Free Associations: The Federated States of Micronesia (USA)   Marshall Islands (USA)   Republic of Palau (USA)

Canada: Alberta;   British Columbia;   Manitoba;   New Brunswick;   Newfoundland and Labrador;   Northwest Territories;   Nova Scotia;   Nunavut;   Ontario;   Prince Edward Island;   Quebec;   Saskatchewan;   Yukon;

Israel

International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.

Suggested Grants:

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Opportunity for California Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Social Enterprises to Participate in...

Deadline 01/28/22

Opportunity for California nonprofit organizations, for-profits, and social enterprises to participate in an initiative that promotes the advancement of the health and wellness of marginalized communities in eligible locations. Participants in the program will take part

GrantWatch ID#: 124605

Grants to Virginia Nonprofits for Public Programs that Promote the Humanities in Local Commu...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Virginia nonprofit organizations for programs that promote the humanities in local communities. Certain applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to a full grant application. All applicants are advised to contact Foundation staff prior to submitting a pro

GrantWatch ID#: 125447

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs Primarily to Support Youth

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for community benefit initiatives. A letter of intent must be submitted prior to submitting a full proposal. Priority is given to addressing the needs of low-income youth, children, and their families. The funding source s

GrantWatch ID#: 125830

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofit Charitable Organizations to Impact Public Policy in a Var...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga

GrantWatch ID#: 125864

Grants to New York and Pennsylvania Families Caring for a Child with Cancer to Offset Treatm...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to New York and Pennsylvania families living in eligible areas and caring for a child with cancer to offset expenses related to the child's cancer treatments. Funding is intended to cover costs not covered by health insurance, including travel costs, housing, and

GrantWatch ID#: 125904

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Natural Resources

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.

GrantWatch ID#: 126162

Grants to USA Organizations, Tribes, and Tribal Organizations to Provide Services to Childre...

Deadline 01/05/22

Grants to USA and territories community-based organizations, faith-based organizations, tribes, and tribal organizations to provide services to children with special health care needs. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete

GrantWatch ID#: 126399

Grants to Indiana Nonprofits to Address Community Needs in Eligible Regions

Deadline 03/01/22

Grants to Indiana nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for projects and capital campaigns that address community needs. Applicants requesting support for a capital campaign are asked to contact the funding source prior to submitting an application. Projects are e

GrantWatch ID#: 126506

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Support Mergers or Acquisitions

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to support entrance into mergers or acquisitions. Funding is intended to support reorganizations that result in well-maintained or improved services or financial savings. The Foundation encourages transformati

GrantWatch ID#: 126963