The Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA) at the National Gallery announces its annual program of support for advanced predoctoral and postdoctoral research in the history, theory, and criticism of art, architecture, urbanism, and photographic media. Application for a predoctoral fellowship may be made only through nomination by the chair of a graduate department of art history or other appropriate department. The nominee must be enrolled in a university in the United States and must have completed all departmental requirements, including course work, residency, and general and preliminary examinations, before November 15, 2011. Certification in two languages other than English is required.
CASVA also provides a postdoctoral fellowship for the academic years 2012-14. This award, valued at $50,000 per year, is supported by a grant from the A. W. Mellon Foundation. In addition to research and writing in residence, the fellow will participate in intensive seminars and teach one course at a university in the area. Applicants must have received their PhD in art history (or equivalent field) between October 1, 2006, and October 1, 2011. The application must be submitted by October 15, 2011.
Please see the website for a complete list of fellowship opportunities and eligibility criteria.
For more information, please visit: http://1.usa.gov/qKgyhz