SJCA's weekly bulletin helpful resources, updates, and webinars from across the field. Read on for highlights and visit for details and additional  information.

Questions? SJCA's office is still remote, but we can always be reached by leaving a message at (609) 626-3630 or by email at

Let's tap into our greatest resource - each other!

This July 27th @ 6:00 pm join us for a discussion and Reciprocity Circle.

The Reciprocity Circle is a dynamic group exercise that applies the “pay-it-forward” principle and creates high-quality connections. Participants of the Reciprocity Circle help each other to get the information/assistance they need and solve real problems, both personal and professional. Moreover, it energizes a group, creating opportunities for collaboration and partnership across the South Jersey cultural community. 

RSVP today and bring your questions and your assets to the table!

South Jersey Artist Conversations are open to artists of ALL creative backgrounds, it’s FREE and online using Zoom.


NEA American Rescue Plan Subgrants to Local Arts Agencies

Deadline: July 22th


NEA American Rescue Plan Direct Grants to Arts & Culture Orgs

Deadline: August 12th


Small Business Emergency Assistance Loan Program

Pre-registration for the Small Business Emergency Assistance Loan Program (Phase 2) will be open from 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 20th, 2021 through 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 30th, 2021.

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Visit to view the full list of Grants, Calls & Other Opportunities from the field!

SJCA compiles relevant webinars & convenings from across the field into a central resource with easy access to learning opportunities.

Visit to view the full list of webinars and other resources!

(These are not SJCA hosted programs, please address any questions with the host of each individual webinar. ) 


July 19th

Express interest in being part of the cohort by completing the form linked below.


July 22nd

October 14th

December 9th

*via Zoom meetings


July 22nd

Learn the three steps to a successful Facebook Fundraiser.


Did you miss an SJCA virtual event?

No problem! View all our past virtual SJCA programs on our YouTube channel.


Surflight Theatre & The Show Place Ice Cream Parlour to be featured on Good Morning America Rise and Shine New Jersey July 21!

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New Jersey State Council on the Arts

Annual Meeting

TUESDAY, JULY 27, 2021 at 11:00 AM 

Zoom Virtual Meeting

The New Jersey State Council on the Arts will convene its 2021 Annual Meeting on Tuesday, July 27th. The meeting will include the election of Council officers and voting on grants for Fiscal Year 2022. The meeting agenda will be posted on the Council's website by July 20th. 

Those unable to attend the meeting may call the Council office at 609-292-6130 after 1:30 PM on July 27th to learn the results of the meeting. All grant awards will be posted on the Council's website by 3:00 PM.


Join the meeting by clicking here

Join Meeting

Join by telephone (audio only): 646-558-8656 

Meeting ID: 836 6343 3941

Passcode: 930819

The event is free and open to the public.