upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

May 2018

The 2018 Philadelphia Writers’ Conference Takes Place from June 8-10

Gather with the Philadelphia writing community at the 70th Annual Philadelphia Writers’ Conference! Our annual event will connect you with writer and publisher friends new and old, and give you the tools and connections to help you grow your skills and get published. [learn more]

Valentine Foundation is Now Accepting Applications

Valentine Foundation is now accepting applications for grants that positively impact the lives of women and girls. Grants are awarded once a year in November.  They will be hosting informational calls on May 17 and June 5 for potential applicants. Deadline: June 30 [learn more]

Philadelphia Young Playwrights [PYP] seeks 1 Special Projects Fellow

Philadelphia Young Playwrights seeks one Special Projects Fellow for a two-year commitment from Summer 2018 through Summer 2020. The Special Projects Fellow will focus on initiatives that provide safe, empowering spaces for young artists of color. [learn more]

Bread & Roses Announces Gender Justice Fund

Grassroots organizers are working fervently to address gender justice issues including reproductive justice, gender-based violence, worker’s rights, mass incarceration and police violence, and equal access to healthcare, education, and affordable housing. The Gender Justice Fund will make $10,000 grants to support this work and advance justice for women, girls, transgender, and gender non-conforming people in the Philadelphia region. [learn more]

The Till Arts Project is Seeking Trans Artists of Color for their Emergence Program

The Till Arts Project, in partnership with the 40th Street AIR Program, is extending an invitation to emerging trans artists of color in Philadelphia for the Emergence Program. As part of the program, artists are offered a month-long solo exhibition, full curatorial support, a stipend to give a workshop, a monthly transpass, career counseling, and access to other resources. [learn more]

Producers’ Forum - Feminists: What Were They Thinking?

Scribe is thrilled to present the Philadelphia Premiere of Feminists: What Were They Thinking? (USA, 2018, 85 min). Director Johanna Demetrakas and editor Kate Amend will be present for the Producers' Forum [learn more]

2nd Annual Women in Reentry Day

The People’s Paper Co-op presents Women In Reentry Day on May 10. This event is being organized by an amazing group of women in reentry who are participating in the spring advocacy program at the People's Paper Co-op. This spring, the women are helping the Philadelphia Community Bail Fund for their 2nd annual Mama's day bail out (raising money to bail mothers out before Mothers Day). [learn more]

Project HOME Seeks Teaching Artist

Project HOME Art Program is growing and in need to hire a narrative based visual teaching artist who would be available for a six month, eight hour a week, $25 an hour opportunity to facilitate two classes and mentor two Project HOME Resident Artists in their journey to becoming Teaching Artists. [learn more]