Ask #ArtistHotline: Am I an "Emerging" Artist? May 6, 2016 A discussion of the distinction, or lack thereof, between an "emerging" and a "mid-career" artist, and tips for dealing with the ambiguity of these terms when finding and applying for opportunities.
Perfoming Artists: Submit Your BEST Application September 17, 2015 NYFA's Ana Fiore discusses fundraising strategies for performing arts applications, including a descriptive project narrative, and inclusive budget, and a quality work sample.
The New Exchange Rate May 27, 2009 Three initiatives that have traded in traditional arts-funding practices for more creative approaches to sustainability.
Writing Between the Lines: On Grant Applications October 10, 2009 How artists can write effectively about their own work for applications, and also on topics such as how to interpret the language of an organization’s grant guidelines and to adjust your artist’s statement based on the specifics of the grant being applied to.
The Top 10 Questions October 10, 2007 Frequent queries to NYFA Source’s live assistance from artists preparing grant applications.
Fiscal Sponsorship: A NYFA Program with National Reach October 5, 2010 For many artists, the term ‘fiscal sponsorship’ remains shrouded in mystery. Yet for those creating major projects that require access to funding opportunities restricted to nonprofits, attaining a fiscal sponsor is essential.