Opportunities

Current Opportunities

  • 2024 Poet's Perspective:  Deadline for youth/student writers, 8 - 17 years old, is extended to Friday March 1st, 2024. Email request for submission form and instructions to [email protected]
  • EAC Open Position: Partial Term opening for an Edmonds resident with a literary or literary related performing arts background. Deadline to apply is 5pm Wed. February 21, 2024. Go to the Boards and Commissions Open Positions page for application and information.
  • RFQ Call to Artists for the Highway 99 Edmonds International District Banner Project. Deadline March 28. >>PDF link to information page << .Go to EAC's Submittable page for complete information and application instructions


EAC Opportunities CALENDAR AND Information  

Public Art Commissions and Visual Art Exhibits

Opportunities are available at various times throughout the year, depending on the program. Open opportunities are listed above under Current Opportunities and the Public Art or Art Exhibits pages when available.

Summer Concert Call for Performers

Open in December and January each year. Notice is posted under Current Opportunities above and the Concerts page when open.

Tourism Promotion Grants

Each year the EAC opens its annual grant cycle in April/May for the Tourism Promotion Grants for Edmonds Arts Organizations in conjunction with the City's annual Lodging Tax Tourism Grant program.  Awards are granted for projects scheduled for the following calendar year within Edmonds. When the grant cycle is open, a notice is posted above under Current Opportunities, as well as on the Workshops and Grants page.

Write on the Sound Call for Proposals

Write on the Sound (WOTS) writers' conference Call for Proposals is open mid-November through March each year and will be posted under Current Opportunities above and on the WOTS home page.

Open Commission Positions

Open Edmonds Arts Commission and Student Representative positions are typically announced toward the end of the year, unless a vacancy occurs earlier in the year. Open positions are posted under Current Opportunities above, as well as on the Arts Commission page when available.


For further information about Edmonds Arts Commission artist opportunities, please call 425-771-0228 or email: [email protected].

When open, salaried/hourly employment with the City of Edmonds, including Cultural Services, are listed on the City of Edmonds Human Resources/Employment Opportunities page.