NeON Arts

Current Workshops / Grant Info

Spring 2018 Workshops
Arts Organization Location DatesTimeFree Public Final
Events for youth by
youth

The International Child Program

Film Production

Harlem Common Wealth Council
361 West 125th Street, 6th floor

New York, NY 10027

April 30th - June 18th

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Mondays

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Monday, June 18th

Fame Airbrush

Visual Art

Bedford-Stuyvesant NeON

April 2th – June 30th

Wednesdays

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Green Earth Poets Café

Poetry

Staten Island NeON

May 1st – June 29th

Tuesdays & Fridays

3:00pm – 5:00pm

 

Friday, July 6

Staten Island NeON

 

Building Beats

Music Production

Jamaica YMCA
89–25 Parsons Blvd

Jamaica, NY 11432

May 21st – June 25th

Mondays

4:30pm – 6:30pm

Wednesday, June 20

Jahzeel Campbell/Free A Voice

Dance

Sheltering Arms
1600 Central Avenue

Far Rockaway

May 7th – June 30th

Mondays & Thursdays

6:00pm – 7:00pm

Wednesday, June 20

 

Flex Program

Dance

Cypress Hills Community Center
475 Fountain Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11208

May 22nd – June 20th

Tuesdays & Wednesdays

4:00pm – 6:00pm

Tuesday, June 26

Free Verse

Poetry

East New York NeON

May 1st – June 30th

Tuesdays

11:00am – 2:00pm

Free Verse

Poetry

Brownsville NeON

April 17th – June 26th

Tuesdays

2:30pm – 6:30pm

Tuesday, June 26

Free Verse

Poetry

South Bronx NeON

April 19th – June 28th

Thursday

2:30pm – 6:30pm

Thursday, June 28

Fame Airbrush

Visual Art

The Point

940 Garrison Ave

Bronx, NY 10474

April 26th – June 28th

Thursdays

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Fame Airbrush

Visual Art

The Point

940 Garrison Ave

Bronx, NY 10474

April 24th – June 30th

Tuesdays

6:00pm – 8:00pm



Applications for NeON Arts grants are now closed. Please check back in May for information on applying to the Fall/Winter 2018-2019 program.


Grants Timeframes

  • Winter: December–April
  • Spring: April–June
  • Summer: July–September
  • Fall: September–November

If you answer “yes” to the questions below, you are eligible to apply for a NeON Arts grant

  • Are you an individual artist or arts organization that is interested in implementing art projects in community and justice settings?
  • Do you have previous experience working in justice settings?
  • Do you have previous experience working with youth?
  • Is your work conducted in at least one of the five boroughs of New York City?
  • Are you available to collaborate with NeON Arts staff and NeON stakeholders to plan, implement, and execute an arts project?
  • Do you have relevant experience in completing similar projects?
  • Are you able to work with NeON stakeholders to recruit participants from the NeON community?
  • Do you have previous experience working in the NeON neighborhood in which your proposed project will take place?
  • Are you able to plan and produce a final public event that allows participants to share their work and accomplishments with their community?
  • Can you submit a proposal that includes goals and outcomes for participants?