Foundation / Corporation
Staten Island Arts, New York City Council, Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA), Department for the Aging (DFTA)
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Residencies to Staten Island, New York individual artists to create and deliver arts programming for older adults in designated senior centers throughout the borough. Funding is intended to place artists in residence at senior centers and to positively affect the well-being of older adults through direct engagement in arts-based activities.
The program has two components: 1) artists will engage participating seniors in an art project or series of cultural programs over the course of the residency, and 2) the residency will include a public program component – exhibits, readings, performances, open houses or other cultural interactions open to the surrounding community
SU-CASA supports artists and organizations who are sensitive to the needs of older adults and who are interested in engaging their communities. Selected artists will work with the senior center where they are placed to further refine project goals and coordinate a schedule for residency activities and use of facilities.
Applications will be accepted for projects in any artistic discipline. Projects must meet the following requirements:
For information about evaluation criteria, see: https://statenislandarts.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/FY20-SU-CASA-Individual-Guidelines.pdf#page=3
GrantWatch ID#: 162186
The program will support a total of 255 residencies for individuals and organizations at senior centers across the City’s 51 Council districts.
The program provides selected artists with a stipend of $4,500 and a budget of $1,000 for materials
Residencies will take place between January 15, 2020 and June 30, 2020.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Elizabeth Bennett, Executive Director
Staten Island Arts
23 Navy Pier Court
Staten Island, NY 10303
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