(New)A. W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2018-2020 - DC
Deadline: October 15, 2017. The Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts at the National Gallery of Art announces a residential postdoctoral fellowship for two consecutive academic years. This award will be for academic years 2018-2020. Applications will be considered for research in the history, theory, and criticism of the visual arts of any time period or culture. The A.W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow is expected to reside in Washington and to participate fully in the activities of the Center throughout the fellowship period. Applicants for 2018-2020 must have received the PhD degree between October 1, 2012, and October 1, 2017. For appointment to the A. W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in 2018–2020, the Center encourages applications in the fields of the visual arts and culture of African Americans, Africa, and the African diaspora. The fellowship is awarded without regard to age or nationality of applicants. Through its fellowship programs, CASVA also seeks a diverse pool of applicants in the visual arts and especially welcomes candidates from underrepresented backgrounds. Applications must be submitted online by October 15, 2017. For detailed information, visit www.nga.gov/casva or email firstname.lastname@example.org
(New)Residency Opportunity with Stipend - NE
Deadline: September 1, 2017. The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, located in Nebraska City, NE offers from sixty to seventy juried residencies per year to visual artists, writers, composers, and interdisciplinary artists from across the country and around the world. The Center accommodates up to five artists at a time for stays that vary from two to eight weeks. Each resident is provided with private bedroom, private bathroom, their own studio space, fully equipped kitchen and a weekly $100 stipend for the duration of their stay. All residents are selected by a discipline-specific panel of professionals with decisions based on the quality of the proposal and the support materials submitted. Nebraska artists and those transitioning from graduate school receive special consideration. Two application deadlines per year. September 1 and March 1. Applicants are required to apply online through our Slideroom portal: https://khncenterforthearts.slideroom.com/#/Login For more info visit http://www.khncenterforthearts.org
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Visual Arts Fellowships 2018-19 – VA
Deadline: November 3rd, 2017. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship program is a vital source of funding for the visual arts and art history in Virginia. VMFA is committed to supporting professional artists and art, and art history students who demonstrate exceptional creative ability in their chosen discipline and has awarded nearly $5.5 million to Virginia’s artists since the program’s creation over 76 years ago. Awards are offered to: - Professional artists: $8000. - Full-time graduate students in the visual arts or art history: $6000. - Full-time undergrad. students in the visual arts (including college-bound high school seniors): $4000. Applicants must be citizen or permanent residents of the USA as well as current legal residents of Virginia. No application fee. More information including the application form, full eligibility criteria, and a printable PDF-flyer available online at www.VMFA.museum/fellowships.