Vermont Studio Center Fellowships

Opportunity

Vermont Studio Center (Johnson, VT)

VERMONT STUDIO CENTER'S OCTOBER 1ST, 2019, FELLOWSHIP DEADLINE

FELLOWSHIPS OPEN TO ARTISTS & WRITERS

Twenty-five (25) VSC fellowships open to ALL artists and writers living and working anywhere in the world. All applicants will be automatically considered for one of these twenty-five unrestricted awards. These awards are for residencies scheduled between December 2019 and May 2020.

Every VSC residency opportunity includes private room, private studio space, all meals, and full access to our schedule of evening programs and events.

35 in 35 Anniversary Fellowships 

Two (2) open fellowships to ALL artists and writers living and working anywhere in the world provided by anonymous donations.

SPECIAL FELLOWSHIPS FOR VISUAL ARTISTS

Artist Opportunity Fellowships

Four (4) four-week fellowships for visual artists with demonstrable financial need.

VSC/Pollock-Krasner Foundation Fellowships

Three (3) for visual artists of outstanding talent from the United States.

VSC/Helen Frankenthaler Fellowships

Three (3) fellowships for 2D visual artists working in painting, drawing, or printmaking. Two (2) 4-week fellowships each includes a $425 stipend and one (1) 2-week fellowship which includes a $250 stipend.

ELIGIBILITY: To be considered for this award, you must be a 2D visual artist.

Wolf Kahn & Emily Mason Painting Fellowships

Three (3) four-week fellowship for painters of outstanding merit.

Clowes Fund Fellowships

Four (4) fellowships, one each for visual artists living in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Indiana and Washington. Each award includes a $400 travel stipend.

ELIGIBILITY: To be considered for this award, you must be a visual artist living in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Indiana, or Washington.

Civil Society Institute Fellowship 

One (1) fellowship for a U.S. artist of color with demonstrable financial need. Award includes a $500 travel stipend. Application fee waived for applicants to this award.

ELIGIBILITY: To be considered for this award, you must complete the cultural background portion of VSC’s application and include financial documentation demonstrating need. 

Ohio Arts Council Fellowship

One (1) fellowships for a visual artist who is a recent recipient of an OAC Individual Excellence Award. Each award includes an $800 stipend.

ELIGIBILITY: To be considered for this award, applicants must have received an OAC Individual Excellence Award within the past five years.

Barbara White Fellowships

One (1) fellowships for visual artists. Each award includes a $300 stipend.  Barbara White was a painter, VSC alumna, and VSC board chair (1996-1999). These awards are in honor of her generous support and leadership in the 1990s, which was critical to building Vermont Studio Center.

Dohrn Zachai Fellowship

One (1) fellowship for a woman visual artist age 65+.

SPECIAL FELLOWSHIPS FOR WRITERS

The James Merrill Poetry Fellowships

Three (3) Fellowships for American poets with demonstrable need. Each award includes a $500 stipend.

ELIGIBILITY: To be considered for this award, you must include financial documentation demonstrating need. 

VSC Rona Jaffe Foundation Fellowship

One (1) fellowship for an emerging woman writer who will be a first-time resident at VSC. Each award includes a $1,500 stipend. 

ELIGIBILITY:  For the purposes of this fellowship, emerging writers are defined as those who are as yet unpublished or who are just completing their first book. (Women writers who have published a standard trade edition of their work do not qualify for this fellowship. Writers may be considered if they have a first book under contract.) Eligible candidates must reside in the United States.

ukas Riveros Amani Fellowship

One (1) fellowship for a poet in the CantoMundo community. The $25 application fee is waived for eligible CantoMundo applicants; this award includes a $1,000 stipend.

ELIGIBILITY: To be considered for this award, you must indicate when you were a CantoMundo Fellow.

Ohio Arts Council Fellowship

One (1) fellowships for a writer who is a recent recipient of an OAC Individual Excellence Award. Each award includes an $800 stipend.

ELIGIBILITY: To be considered for this award, applicants must have received an OAC Individual Excellence Award within the past five years.

https://vermontstudiocenter.org/fellowships

Opportunity Opens

Friday, Sep 6th 2019

Opportunity Closes

Tuesday, Oct 1st 2019, 11:45pm

Application Location

MN Artists