2015 ArtsLink Residency Opportunity for Artists from Eligible Countries

ArtsLink Awards 2015:
Residency Opportunities for Artists & Arts Managers from Eligible Countries

CEC ArtsLink invites artists and arts managers in performing arts and literature from 37 eligible countries to apply for structured residencies at US arts organizations.

The five-week residencies will take place in fall 2015. ArtsLink places Fellows at established US non-profit arts organizations and covers associated living, working, travel, and health insurance costs. Applicants do not need to have contacts with organizations in the US to apply for this program, but proficiency in English is required. Since 1993, 540 Fellows have participated in Residencies at 268 arts organizations throughout the US.

Submission deadline for Fall 2015 ArtsLink Residencies is October 15, 2014.

Application and Guidelines

Applicants in visual and media arts may apply in October 2015 for residencies in 2016.

Artists and arts managers from eligible countries who want to carry out self-directed projects in the US and have a letter of invitation from a non-profit organization or individual in the US should apply for ArtsLink Independent Projects (deadline December 3, 2014). 

Eligible countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Macedonia, Mongolia, Moldova, Montenegro, Palestine, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Syria, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.

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