upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

Iris Devins

view profile
Iris devins and patty

2018 Leeway Transformation Award – $15,000

Iris Devins is a writer, director, and producer. She recently developed a series of narrative films with an emphasis on trans stories. Her short, After the Date, premiered at Frameline in 2017. The film portrays a romance between a trans woman and a cisgender, straight man. The relationship flourishes, and they both face oppression from the outside world.


Leeway grant?

Leeway Transformation Award

The Transformation Award provides unrestricted annual awards of $15,000 to women and trans* artists and cultural producers living in greater Philadelphia who create art for social change and have done so for the past five years or more, demonstrating a long-term commitment to social change work. [read more]

deadline 05/15
Upcoming events
01/236:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Grant Info Session at Mt. Airy Art Garage

Join us for the first grant information session of 2019!

[learn more]

01/286:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Understanding Taxes for Artists

Leeway is partnering with CultureWorks Greater Philadelphia and Vision Driven Artists for three sessions designed to help artists understand tax season!

[learn more]