Emerging Teaching Artists 2020: Deadline Extended to January 17, 5PM Central Time

The Emerging Teaching Artist (ETA) fellowship offers artists of color and artists with disabilities support to develop your career as teaching artists. This includes a 6-week course, mentorship pairing and ongoing job-placement supports. Stipend given upon program completion.

Artists working in the visual arts, theatre, dance, music, digital, literary, and performance art are invited to apply for this exciting program.

ETA fellows will learn the ins and outs of:

  • Classroom & Behavior Management
  • Curriculum Development/Lesson Planning
  • Creativity & Arts Relevance
  • Working with Diverse Populations
  • Effective Facilitation
  • Career Preparation & Development

The class will meet Monday and Wednesday nights for 6 weeks, February 6 through March 11. (Classes will meet at The Dougherty Arts Center and The Mexican American Cultural Center.)

ETA is a partnership between MINDPOP and the City of Austin Parks and Recreation Department, Museums and Cultural Programs.

Applications are due January 10, 2020. There are openings for TEN participants.

Click here to apply today!

ETA is made possible in part with the support of Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department and the National Endowment for the Arts.

The City of Austin is proud to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you require assistance for participation in our programs or use of our facilities, please call (512) 974-3914.

La Ciudad de Austin está comprometida al Acta de Americanos Incapacitados. Si requiere asistencia para participar en nuestros programas por favor llame al teléfono número (512) 974-3914.