Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellowship $58,425
Sponsor: Metropolitan Museum of Art
Eligibility: Applicants must have a doctoral degree in art history or archaeology and be in residence at the museum during the fellowship period. Fellowships are one year long and begin on September 1 of the year after application. All applicants must be Ph.D. candidates, postdoctoral researchers or senior scholars and must submit a specific research proposal that makes use of the museum’s collection. Fellowships are awarded based on funds and resource availability.
Eligibility: Applicants must have shown an interest in an art-related field, either as a major or minor program of study, you may apply for an Art Scholarship and must be accepted at acceptance for the Fall semester. Students must have a minimum 2.5 cumulative high school GPA. Students must submit a digital portfolio demonstrating a sample of their work (A minimum of 10 examples) or make arrangements to drop off a physical portfolio.
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents, and be full-time high school seniors. Students must be intended to major in a bachelor's degree offered by one of the following departments: art and design, biblical and theological studies, communication studies, English and journalism, history, philosophy, political science and or/languages, cultures and reconciliation studies.
Eligibility: Applicants must be first-year students who plan to pursue studies in art and art history, creative writing, dance, film/media studies, literary studies, music (major or non-major) or theatre to receive the scholarship.
Eligibility: Applicants must supply a research proposal to the grant committee that will utilize the museum's resources and/or collection. Students accepted as fellows must agree to spend most of the their time on the proposed project. Selection is based on who the grant committee believes will get the most from the resources of the department of Greek and Roman art.
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time registered students of visual arts at CCC. Students must maintain a 2.5 or higher GPA while the scholarship is in effect. Applicants must demonstrate financial need at the time of application.
Fall Scholarships for New York State Residents $15,000
Sponsor: Alfred University
Eligibility: Applicants must be New York state residents with a major in the school of art and design; biomaterials, ceramic, glass and materials science engineering to receive the scholarship. Students must have good academic standing to be eligible for the scholarship.
Eligibility: Applicants must be students enrolled full-time in the fine arts visual arts program at SouthWestern State College. Students must have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 and maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) policy guidelines. Applicants must submit the portfolios required.
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in full-time graduate degree programs pursuing studies in the areas of Armenian art, art history, architecture or early Christianity. Students must demonstrate a strong interest in pursuing world-leading research, teaching, dissemination of future work that will help develop the areas of Armenian art, art history, architecture or early Christianity and related fields. This scholarship is open to students of both Armenian and non-Armenian descent. Applicants must complete and submit a pre-screening form before being invited to apply.
How to apply: Applications are available online.
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Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS Dissertation Fellowship in American Art History $30,000-$34,000
Sponsor: American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)
Eligibility: Applicants must be Ph.D. art history candidates whose dissertation focuses on the history of visual arts in the United States. Dissertation proposals from 10 Ph.D. art history candidates that demonstrate topic relevance and the ability to advance art history are chosen for year-long fellowships to research and complete their dissertations.
Eligibility: Applicants must have a MA/MPhil in art history or related academic fields. Doctoral candidates or recent PhD graduates are encouraged and welcomed to apply. Applicants be fluent (speaking and writing) in English, Spanish, and Italian.
Eligibility: Applicants must be students in the fine arts - art program at Florida SouthWestern State College. Students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 and the Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) policy guidelines.
Sponsor: Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens
Eligibility: Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent or be doctoral candidates at the dissertation stage. Cover sheets, project descriptions, curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation are required.
How to apply: Application materials are described online.
Laddie Scholarship for Women in the Arts or Humanities Varies
Sponsor: Dominican University
Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming female freshman students to qualify for the award. Students must be a recipient of either a Presidential or Dean's Scholarship to be eligible for full tuition, room and board. Students must also file a FAFSA each year if awarded.
Eligibility: Applicants must want to continue a career in art history and should have financial need or another hardship. A resume, two academic recommendations, transcripts, a list of art history or other relevant courses taken, a list of foreign languages known and an essay are required. Applicants must be current undergraduate seniors, recent graduates from a bachelor's or associate's program or master's-level graduate students. Recent graduates must have completed their degrees no more than twelve months prior to the application deadline.
Lois and Charles Reed Fine Arts Memorial Scholarship $570
Sponsor: Harford Community College
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at least half-time (6+ credits) in one of the following programs: Art and Design Digital Arts AA Program ,Art and Design Fine Art AA Program ,Art and Design Graphic Design AA Program ,Art and Design Photography AA Program. Students must be Harford County residents and must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA.
Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming students who demonstrate talent in art, forensics, music, or theatre. Recipients are expected to share their talents through performance or other forms of demonstration. Auditions and/or scholarship applications are required.
Eligibility: Applicants must be in residence at The Met during the fellowship period. All fellowships begin on September 1 and may be three months to one year in length. Applicants must have been enrolled for at least one year in an advanced degree program in the field of art history.
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time students pursuing an art degree at the University of Rio Grande/Rio Grande Community College. Students must have maintained 3.0 cumulative GPA and meet all Federal Financial Aid eligibility requirements.
Winterthur Research Fellowship Program $1,750-$16,800
Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students who have completed their Ph.D. or doctoral candidates conducting research or writing their dissertation. Areas of study include material culture studies, social and cultural history, art history. literary studies, American studies, design history, the decorative arts, landscape architecture and design, consumer culture, and conservation studies. Selection is based on the research project's suitability to Winterthur's collections and the strength of the overall application.
How to apply: Applications are available online.
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