The University of California Institute for Research in the Arts supports embedded arts research through critical exchange

Major Grants – Deadline: Nov 1st, 2014

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Eligibility Update:  You may only apply for ONE UCIRA grant in the Nov 1st deadline cycle.  Committees will not consider  applications submitted in multiple categories.
Proposals will be accepted for work relating to the following disciplinary categories: Visual Art Practice and Research and Emerging Fields. The initial [...]

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Graduate Grants – Deadline: Nov 1st, 2014

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Eligibility Update:  You may only apply for ONE UCIRA grant in the Nov 1st deadline cycle.  Committees will not vote on applications submitted in multiple categories.
UCIRA’s Graduate Arts Grants provide support for graduate-level artist-generated projects, which can include, but are not limited to, the development, completion or presentation [...]

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Open Classroom Challenge – Deadline: Nov 1st, 2014

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Eligibility Update:  You may only apply for ONE UCIRA grant in the Nov 1st deadline cycle.  Committees will not consider applications submitted in multiple categories.

Every year UCIRA poses a systemwide 5K challenge: What could you (and your students) do with $5,000? Up to four grants are awarded each year to [...]

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Mini-Grant – Deadline: Nov 1st, 2014

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Eligibility updates: Applicants who applied in last UCIRA Mini-Grant Round (April 14, 2014) are NOT eligible to apply.  You may only apply for ONE UCIRA grant category. Committees will not consider  applications submitted in multiple categories.
Mini-Grants are available to faculty and students working in all art forms [...]

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Co-Sponsorship of Visiting Artists – Applications accepted at any time

Applications accepted at any time via email

UCIRA provides funding to help offset the cost of bringing Visiting Artists to one or more UC campuses. Applicants must be UC faculty, staff or students whose research and teaching interests include visual art, digital media, music, dance, drama or film and new media, and who wish to bring [...]

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