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ArtsLink International Fellowships
Fellowship United States

ArtsLink International Fellowships

DEADLINE:30 November 2020

Deadline extended to 30 November 2020

ArtsLink International Fellowships offer artists, arts leaders and curators from eligible countries a multi-year program of support beginning with a six-week residency with an established, non-profit arts organization in the US.

Host organizations are carefully selected based on an application process open to US non-profit organizations from all fifty US states and Puerto Rico. Applicants do not need to have any existing contacts with organizations in the US to apply for this program.


  • Contemporary artists, arts leaders and curators whose work is informed by community engagement processes or social practice.
  • Applicants must be citizens of, and usually reside in, an eligible country (including Egypt).
  • There are no age limitations.
  • Applicants must have sufficient knowledge of English to function independently in the US.


ArtsLink International Fellowships is a multi-year program that enables artists, arts leaders and curators from eligible countries to:

  • Pursue artistic and/or professional research and collaborations that enrich, enhance and extend their work
  • Share ideas and expertise with US artists and organizations, with residents of the host community, and with colleagues from the region who participate in the program
  • Expand knowledge of arts practices and deepen understanding of cultural life in the US
  • Expand professional arts management skills through work with US organizations
  • Apply for co-production support for a collaborative project in the US
  • Apply for co-production support for a project with US collaborators in the Fellows’ home country