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National Endowment for the Arts Presents Final Webinar in Series Exploring Social Impact Design

The National Endowment for the Arts will present the third and final webinar in a series exploring social impact design on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 from 2:00-3:00 PM ET. The webinar’s guest presenter will be William Drenttel, president of Winterhouse I…

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The National Endowment for the Arts Celebrates NEA Literature Fellows at the National Book Festival’s Poetry & Prose Pavilion on September 21-22, 2013

The theme of this year’s National Book Festival is “Books that Shaped the World,” and at this year’s Poetry and Prose Pavilion, many of the featured writers were shaped by the NEA Literature Fellowship program, one of the nation’s most prestigious competitive awards for new and established authors. The Poetry & Prose Pavilion, sponsored by the NEA, is part of the Library of Congress’s thirteenth annual literary festival, which takes place on September 21-22, 2013, on the National Mall in Washington, DC.

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National Endowment for the Arts Announces $250,000 for 16 Literature Translation Fellowships

The National Endowment for the Arts has announced its latest efforts to support literary translation through $250,000 in recommended grants to 16 translators to support the translation of works into English from 13 languages and 15 countries.

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Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Announces Grants for Southern Exposure: Performing Arts of Latin America

Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Robert Sterling Clark Foundation have announced the grants for the 2013-2014 Southern Exposure: Performing Arts of Latin America (Southern Exposure) program. This is a national p…

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National Endowment for the Arts Announces 2013 Our Town Grant Recipients

The National Endowment for the Arts marks another investment in creative placemaking with a third year of funding through the Our Town program. Acting Chairman Joan Shigekawa announced that the NEA plans to award 59 grants in 36 states totaling $4.725 …

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Music education and neuroscience take center stage at the latest public webinar from the NEA Interagency Task Force on the Arts and Human Development

You are invited to a live, public webinar on Thursday, July 25, 2013 from 3:30 pm until 4:30 pm ET.

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Arts Midwest Announces 2013–2014 Shakespeare in American Communities Grants

Arts Midwest has announced $1 million in grants to 40 nonprofit, professional theater companies to perform Shakespeare for students through Shakespeare in American Communities. The awards mark the eleventh consecutive year of Shakespeare in American Co…

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Arts Midwest Announces 2013–2014 Shakespeare in American Communities Grants

Arts Midwest has announced $1 million in grants to 40 nonprofit, professional theater companies to perform Shakespeare for students through Shakespeare in American Communities. The awards mark the eleventh consecutive year of Shakespeare in American Co…

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Writers Corner: 2013 NEA Literature Fellows

Sample work, bios, and author statements by recipients the the 2013 NEA Literature Fellowships in Poetry.

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National Endowment for the Arts Announces the 2014 NEA Jazz Masters, Nation’s Highest Honor in Jazz

The NEA has announced the National Endowment for the Arts announced the 2014 NEA Jazz Masters, all unique in their approaches to jazz.

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