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College Art Association – Professional-Development Fellowships in the Visual Arts and Art History

Synopsis: CAA´s Professional-Development Fellowships support promising artists and art historians who are enrolled in MFA and PhD programs nationwide. Fellows are honored with $5,000 grants to help them with various aspects of their work, whether it be for job-search expenses or purchasing materials for the studio. CAA believes a grant of this kind, without contingencies, can best facilitate the transition between graduate studies and professional careers.

Fellows also receive a free one-year CAA membership and complimentary registration to the Annual Conference. Honorable mentions, given at the discretion of the jury, also earn a free one-year CAA membership and complimentary conference registration.

Deadline: Oct. 1, 2012

The official announcement and description of this opportunity may be found on the funding agency’s website:

Numerical value: $5,000

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