2023 Maine Craft Apprenticeship Program Timeline

August / September: Prospective CAP Applicant Zoom Info Sessions offered

October 2022: Application Opens

12/08/2022- Application deadline

12/10/2022 – 12/31/2022- Jurors review all applications.

1/4/2023 – Notifications are sent to all applicants. Finalists are contacted to schedule interviews for January 18th & 19th (interview attendance is required to be considered for the program)

1/18/2023- Finalist’s in-person interviews (or via Zoom pending COVID / Weather)

1/19/2023- Finalist’s in-person interviews (or via Zoom pending COVID / Weather)

1/21/2023 Finalist contacted with results in preparation for public announcement

1/31/2023 CAP 2022 participants are publicly announced.

3/1/2023 Apprenticeships begin.

9/30/2023 Apprenticeships end.

9/30/2022 CAP Alumni Gathering @ Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts

Exhibition Opening Reception: Mentors + Apprentices: Work from Maine’s 2022 Craft Apprentice Program /// Capstone exhibition at
Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts

October 2023: Exhibition dates: Mentors + Apprentices: Work from Maine’s Craft Apprentice Program /// Capstone exhibition at Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts (pending)

2023 Jurors

To be announced

Applicant match-making tool.
Want to apply for the 2023 program but need a match?
Apprentices: Check our database of available mentor artists.
Mentors: Register to be added to the database.

PROSPECTIVE MENTOR ARTIST DATABASE