Spring = New opportunities!

Posted by on Mar 21, 2016 in Blog Archive, Opportunities | One Comment

Throughout the year, countless calls for artists and professional opportunities are listed online. It can be incredibly hard to keep track of each and every one of them… and inevitably a few fall through the cracks. MAG took a minute and gathered a bunch together for you, all of which are active now, but with varying deadlines. There are many unique opportunities waiting for you to reach out and grab them!

While we are sure there are more that should be listed, here are a few to help get you started. Enjoy!

Grants, Awards, and Scholarships

MAG Revere Scholarship
Deadline: April 15th

Halstead Grant
Deadline: August 1st

Mari Funaki Award for Contemporary Jewellery
Deadline: May 15th

The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design’s Craft Research Fund grant
Deadline: October 7th

MJSA Vision Award
Deadline: April 1st

Sher Novak

2015 Foldforming Entry – Sher Novak, Albany, CA, U.S. “Autumn Leaves Necklace” -photo by George Post – See more entries www.foldforming.org

Exhibitions and Publications

Lewton-Brain Foldform Competition
Deadline: June 26th

2016 PJCC Community Art Show
Deadline: May 16th
Location: Foster City, CA

Wearable Expressions 7th International Juried Exhibition
Deadline: October 1st

Craft Forms
Deadline: September 14th

Call for Publication: Narrative Jewelry
Deadline: June 1st

18th Silver Triennial – International Competition 2016
Deadline: July 11th

METALLOphone: Bonds
Deadline: June 15th


Kohler Arts Center Residency
Deadline: April 1st
Location: Sheboygan, Wisconsin

Tennessee Tech – Artist in Residence – Metals
Deadline: August 1st
Location: Smithville, TN

Artist in Residence – Glasgow School of Art
Location: Glasgow, Scotland

Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design Metals Artists-in-Residence
Deadline: April 1st
Location: St. Louis, MO

Lillstreet Artist-in-Residence
Deadline: May 2nd
Location: Chicago, IL

Mendocino Art Center Artists in Residence
Deadline: April 11th
Location: Mendocino, CA

 Ed Lay

2015 Foldforming Entry – Ed Lay, El Cerrito, CA, U.S., “Foldformed Bowl 5” – See more at www.foldforming.org


Program & Studio Manager
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
Start Date: May 11th
Location: Gatlinburg, TN

Metals Studio Summer Assistantship – Peters Valley
Deadline: April 1st
Location: Layton, NJ

Student Specific Opportunities

MJSA Education Foundation Scholarships
Deadline: June 3rd

SNAG Educational Endowment Scholarships
Deadline: March 25th

So Fresh + So Clean
Deadline: June 5th

1 Comment

  1. Patty Nelson
    March 21, 2016

    What a wealth of information. Thank you.
    I will pass it along!


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