Recharge New Surrealist Prize

The 2021 cycle will close October 19, 2021 at 5PM EDT

The Recharge New Surrealist Prize is a $7,000 cash award for painters living in the United States and U.S. Territories working in the New Surrealist style. Funding is provided by the Gu Family of the Recharge Foundation.

Applications are open to artists at least 18 years of age at the time of the application deadline. Students in bachelor’s or master’s degree programs are eligible to apply.

For more information: https://www.nyfa.org/awards-grants/recharge-foundation/

Guidelines: https://www.nyfa.org/awards-grants/recharge-foundation/application-guidelines/

Questions? Email [email protected] 

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Rauschenberg Medical Emergency Grants

CYCLE 9 is open, closing on October 4.

The Rauschenberg Medical Emergency Grants program provides one-time grants of up to $5,000 for recent unexpected medical, dental, and mental health emergency expenses experienced by artists in financial need. 

Applications are open to artists nationwide. 

Guidelines and further information please visit: https://www.nyfa.org/Content/Show/Emergency-Grant-Application-Requirements

Questions? email: [email protected]

*Please note, Rauschenberg Emergency Grants do not cover lost wages. Please check NYFA's Emergency Grants page for COVID-19 emergency resources.

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NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship

The NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship 2021 cycle is closed. The 2022 cycle will open in late Fall, 2021.

More information visit: https://www.nyfa.org/awards-grants/artist-fellowships/ 

Questions? [email protected]

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2021 Application Deadline: Tuesday October 19, 2021 at 5:00PM EDT

Overview

The Recharge New Surrealist Prize is a $7,000 cash award for painters living in the United States and U.S. Territories working in the New Surrealist style. Funding is provided by the Gu Family of the Recharge Foundation.


Ensure you meet all Eligibility requirements:

  1. Applicants must be working in the New Surrealist style. The New Surrealist style is an extension of the Surrealist movement which was at its height in the 1920s. Artist’s working within The New Surrealist styles combine relatable imagery in uncanny and unexpected situations within their work.
  2. Artists must be painters. NYFA defines painting as work that involves painting of any kind upon any surface.
  3. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age at the time the application closes.
  4. NYFA employees, members of the NYFA Board of Trustees or Artists' Advisory Committee, and/or an immediate family member of any of the above cannot apply.

Students in bachelor’s or master’s degree programs are eligible to apply


Download a full copy of the 2021 guidelines here: https://www.nyfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/2021-Recharge-New-Surrealist-Prize-Guidelines_Updated.pdf

RAUSCHENBERG MEDICAL EMERGENCY GRANTS
This program provides one-time grants of up to $5,000 for recent unexpected medical, dental, and mental health emergencies to artists in financial need, practicing visual arts, film/video/electronic/digital arts, and choreography.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

To be eligible to apply, you must: 

• Be an artist working in visual arts, film/video/digital/electronic arts, or choreography

• Be 21 years or older on the cycle’s deadline

• Reside in the United States, the District of Columbia, a Tribal Nation, or a U.S. Territory

• Have an adjusted gross income of $75,000 or lower for an individual, or $150,000 for joint filers, averaged over the last two federal tax returns

• Your medical emergency and treatment must occur in the U.S. (including D.C., Tribal Nations and U.S. Territories)

• Demonstrate current and ongoing activity in your artistic discipline

• Not be enrolled in any degree-seeking program

 For more information visit:
https://www.nyfa.org/awards-grants/rauschenberg-medical-emergency-grants/

Questions: [email protected]
 

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