Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowships

Guidelines and Applications for

Round 12

How To Apply:

Step 1:   Download and read the Guidelines.

Step 2:   Either the Actor or the Host Theatre may initiate the application.  To begin, please choose the correct Online Application Form based on applicant type.  Choosing the correct Online Application Form is important, because questions vary depending on the applicant type. 

Click on the appropriate link below and follow the instructions on the subsequent pages:

Exceptional Merit Applicants must CLICK HERE to access their application form.

Distinguished Achievement Applicants must CLICK HERE to access their application form.

NOTE: At any given moment you can select Save & Finish Later before you log off from your application session. To return to your application after you log off, please click here.

Step 3:   The application portal will allow the Actor and Host Theatre to share access to the application so you can complete the application together. The user who begins the application (either the Actor or the Host Theatre Contact) can give access to another person to view the in progress application by selecting the Save & Finish Later button and clicking the Manage viewers icon.  Also, the user who initiates the application (either the Actor or the Host Theatre Contact) can also give permission to another person to edit the application by transferring the ownership of the application. To do this, select the Save & Finish Later button and click the Transfer to a new owner icon.

Step 4:   Submit your application materials through TCG's Online Application Portal by August 16, 2017, NOON ET.


General Instructions on using TCG's Online Application Portal:


    Do not close out of browser without clicking the Save & Finish Later button. At any time, you can save your work and return to the application form by selecting the Save & Finish Later button.

    Click the check mark icon next to long text boxes to spell check your work.

    You will not be able to bold, italicize or underline your text. We suggest putting show titles in CAPS or using quotation marks.

    When applicable, you may click the info box icon for formatting requirements and special instructions, when necessary.

    You can transfer the ownership of the application by selecting the "Save & Finish Later" button and clicking the "Transfer to a new owner" icon.

    You can give access to another person to view your application by selecting the "Save & Finish Later" button and clicking the "Manage viewers" icon.

    To return to your application after you log off, please click here.

Eligibility Requirements

ACTORS

    Must not work exclusively in other disciplines (e.g. film, television).

    Must not be a full-time student at a university or conservatory training program at the commencement of the fellowship period.

    Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States at the time of the application postmark deadline.

    Previous recipients of the Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowships are not eligible to apply.


    All actors will self-identify the category in which they will apply. Consult the guidelines for more information.

 

 

THEATRE

    Companies will be TCG member theatres current on dues payments.

    Theatres may submit only one proposal per round.

    Theatres may not host two Fox supported residencies concurrently. Previous host theatres who are re-applying must complete residency activities no later than the commencement of the next fellowship period.


Process

Applications are developed by the actor and the host theatre company and submitted by the actor, who is the application contact. Theatres may support only one actor in each round, regardless of category. Multiple proposals will not be considered.

A national independent advisory panel consisting of artistic directors, freelance directors and actors will evaluate the applications and submit their recommendations to the Fox Foundation. The Fox Foundation will determine the final list of recipients.


For more information, contact Jessica Lewis at jlewis@tcg.org or (212) 609-5900 ext. 214.

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