Location: Harlem, NY
Submission Dates: Applications accepted from January to May 1.
"The Studio Museum in Harlem offers an eleven-month studio residency for three emerging artists working in any media. The program is designed to serve emerging artists of African and/or Afro-Latinx descent working locally, nationally, or internationally. "
Submission Dates: Closed voting process
The Gordon Parks Foundation Fellowships are awarded annually to two photographers, artists, filmmakers, and musicians to support the development of new or ongoing projects that explore themes of representation and social justice in historical dialogue with Parks’ creative work and vision.
Location: Saint Paul de Vence, France
Submission Dates: Sept. 1 - Dec. 1
"This fellowship is open to emerging writers working in the spirit of James Baldwin. Eligible to apply are poets, playwrights, essayists and fiction writers with no more than one full-length published book, produced film, or professionally staged production (in other words: short films, staged readings, chapbooks and one-act plays don't count)."
Submission Dates: Rolling
This workshop will teach the expectant author how to set realistic goals while making room for your biggest dreams, create a marketing plan, define your book's audience, pitch yourself to media and create relationships with booksellers."
Location: Berkshire, MA
Submission Dates: not posted
"The residency program seeks to support both established and emerging visual artists, writers, scholars and others whose work exemplifies the values that James Weldon Johnson dedicated his life to: social equity, creative expression, erudition, social justice and community."
Location: Dakar, Senegal
Submission Dates: To be determined
The Black Rock Senegal property includes a residence and studio space for famed artist Kehinde Wiley along with three single-occupancy residency apartments with adjacent studio spaces. Residents will be invited to live and work on-site for between one and three month intervals.
Location: Chicago, IL
Submission Dates: Rolling submission
"Rebuild Foundation is a platform for art, cultural development, and neighborhood transformation. Our projects support artists and strengthen communities by providing free arts programming, creating new cultural amenities, and developing affordable housing, studio, and live-work space."
Location: New York, NY
Submission Dates: Sept. 10 - Dec. 1
"The Schomburg Center Scholars-in-Residence Program offers long-term and short-term fellowships to support scholars and writers working on projects that would benefit from access to the Center's extensive resources for the study of African diasporic history, politics, literature, and culture."
Submission Dates: Apr.
The Ford Foundation and the Walton Family Foundation are affirmatively working to increase the demographic and cultural diversity of America’s art museum curatorial and management leadership. The foundations are seeding a grant program and eligible art museums (or museum consortium) may submit a Letter of Interest at the website.