NYFA: New York Foundation for the Arts
Address 111 West 50th Street
New York,NY 10020
Phone Number (212)307-1073
Fax Number (212)262-4108
TTY Number (000)000-0000
Website http://www.gilmanfoundation.org/gilman/
Executive Director
Founding Year 0
Incorporating Year 1981
Mission Statement To preserve the legacy of Howard Gilman by supporting philanthropic programs in his primary areas of interest: performing arts, wildlife conservation and cardiovascular diseases.
Program Name Howard Gilman Artists in Residence Program
Program Contact Mr. Harry F. Brown, Program Associate
Program Phone (212) 307-1073
Program Email [email protected]
Year Program Founded 1991
Description of Program The Foundation offers access on a selected basis for artistic residencies at White Oak Plantation for groups or ensembles developing and/or rehearsing work in dance, theater or music theater. White Oak is the Foundation's 7,500-acre wildlife conservation, residency and conference center in Yulee, Florida, just north of Jacksonville.
Conditions/Public Service Requirements n/a
Award Website http://howardgilmanfoundation.org/whiteOak/index.html
Where does the program take place? Other
Does this program primarily support the creation of new work? Yes
Support or Services Provided as part of the Program
  • Housing
  • Studio Space
  • Food
Description of Support or Services Room, board and rehearsal space will be provided, but no funds are available for travel or stipends. There is only one major rehearsal space, so in general only one company or ensemble project may be in residence during a given time period. However, companies willing to share rehearsal space and time may submit a joint proposal.
Amount Awarded by this Program (if an award)
Related Arts
Residency Programs Open to Applicants Living in Any US State, Territory, or Indian Nation
Gender No Requirement
Age 18 and older
Can Previous Awardees Re-apply? Yes
  • No Requirement
Career Point
  • No Requirement
Special Population
  • No Requirement
Other Restrictions Open to ensembles, companies, or individuals with 501(c)3 nonprofit status or fiscal sponsorship.
Total Number of Applicants (annually) 75
Total Number of Recipients (annually) 0
Total Number of Awards (annually) 24
Total Amount Awarded by this Program (annually) $0
Procedure Application only through 501(c)(3) fiscal sponsor/conduit
Contact Requirements See web site for details. Address questions and letters of inquiry to Program Associate, The Howard Gilman Foundation, or contact Program Associate by telephone.
Material/Process To be considered for an artistic residency, please submit a one or two page letter of inquiry, stating the purpose, duration and 3 choices of desired prospective dates (in order of preference) for the residency, as well as the anticipated number of participants.
Application Fee $0
Exact Deadline
Approximate Deadline
Rolling Deadline Yes
Ideal Contact Month for New Application and Guidelines
Selection Process/Criteria n/a
Notification Process Applicants are notified ASAP.
Are awardees required to submit a Final Report? False
Awardee's Public Service Requirement? n/a