upcoming grant deadline: 08/01/2018

upcoming grant deadline: 08/01/2018

Leeway Transformation Award Stage 2 (Invite Only)

Deadline: October 1

Applicants can apply for Stage 2 of Leeway Foundation’s Transformation Award using a hard copy application or one of our electronic applications. 

Please refer to pages 3 and 4 of the Leeway Transformation Award Guidelines (Stage 2) to see what application corresponds with your art for social change work. If you have any questions or you’re not sure which application to fill out, please contact Leeway staff at 215.545.4078.

There are specific requirements depending on the type of sample you are submitting. Please refer to the guidelines for instructions. Call Leeway at 215.545.4078 with any questions. Use this link to submit your work samples. 


Leeway Transformation Award Application Hardcopy (Stage 2) 


If you’re applying under Media Arts, Music, Performance, Literature, and/or Scriptworks, please use the following application:

Leeway Transformation Award Electronic Application (Stage 2) - Media Arts, Music, Performance, Literature, and/or Scriptworks

If you’re applying under Visual Arts, Books Arts, and/or Poetry, please use the following application:

Leeway Transformation Award Electronic Application (Stage 2) - Visual Arts, Books Arts, and/or Poetry 

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Upcoming events
09/127:00 pm - 8:30 pm

12x12: Eiko Fan

In Eiko Fan’s Live Wood Sculpture performance, wooden creations come to life. Wearing wood sculpture costumes, each performer creates a unique shape and environment with body movement. Watch the sculptures spring to life, listen to Eiko’s story and artistic journey, and then try out the sculptures for yourself!

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09/205:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Making Space: Leeway @ 25 Opening Reception & Conversation

In 2018, the Leeway Foundation turns 25 – a milestone grounded in the evolution of feminist principles. Please join us as we explore the intersections of art, culture, community and change, while we celebrate the artists and visionaries who lovingly and courageously made and continue to “make space” for fresh stories and new realities to exist.  

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Leeway Artist or Cultural Producer?

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