New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) grant eligibility New England States Touring (NEST)  provides support to nonprofits for performances, reading, and related artists.

FUNDING: Gwendolyn has been chosen for the New England States Touring (NEST) program, part of the New England Foundation for the Arts.  Non-profit sponsors outside of Connecticut are eligible to receive financial support for up to half of the artist’s fee. To find out more information, and apply, go to

FUNDING: Connecticut Commission on Culture & Tourism

FUNDING: The New Hampshire Humanities Council - Humanities to GO! SoloTogether - History, Politics, Science Alive/Where History Comes Alive  Dan Norcea - award-winning films Longfellow House Washington’s Headquarters NCSS National Council for the Social Studies The Museum of African American History Mystic Seaport the Museum of America and the Sea Hudson River Film & Video, Garrison, NY New Wave Industries, Newington CT

See also the following Organzations' rosters:

Funding available through the Connecticut Commision on Culture & Tourism

Connecticut Storytelling Center:
 The New Hampshire Humanities Council -Humanities to Go!

Greater Hartford Visiting Artist Grants 

Young Audiences of Connecticut : Arts for Learning
Contact: Program Manager, Loraine Brown 860-230-8101 LEARN Education, Resources and Techmology LANES The League for the Advancement of New England Storytelling NABS  National Association of Black Storytellers Connecticut Storytelling Center The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance & Abolition The Connecticut Historical Society , A museum, library & education center The Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum Tammy Denease Richardson Lynn Wagner Creative Portrait Photography 860-539-0930