Appel à candidature : Terra Foundation for American Art Academic Awards, Fellowships and Grants (2016)

logo terrafoundation(1)A wide range of academic awards, fellowships, and grants help scholars in the field of American art realize their academic and professional goals and support the worldwide study and presentation of historical art of the United States.

• Fellowships at the Smithsonian American Art Museum 

These one-year residential fellowships at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, in Washington, DC, support full-time independent and dissertation research by scholars from abroad researching historical American art (circa 1550–1980) or by US scholars, particularly those investigating international contexts for American art.

Deadline: December 1, 2015

• Academic Program Grants

The Terra Foundation for American Art actively supports projects that encourage international scholarship on American art topics, as well as scholarly projects with focused theses that further research of American art in an international context.

Letter of Inquiry Deadline: December 10, 2015

• Research Travel Grants to the United States

Providing support for research on topics concerning American art and visual culture prior to 1980, these grants enable scholars outside the United States to consult resources that are only available within the US.

Deadline: January 15, 2016

• Terra Summer Residency in Giverny, France

The Terra Summer Residency brings together doctoral scholars of American Art and artists worldwide for a nine-week residential program in Giverny, France, encouraging independent work while providing seminars and mentoring by senior scholars and artists to foster reflection and debate.

Deadline: January 15, 2016

• Exhibition Research and Development Grants

To encourage and enrich international partnerships between art museums and to deepen research and dialogue, for the next two years the foundation will offer three types of Exhibition Research & Development Grants.

Deadline: January 15, 2016


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