Description: Bogliasco Fellowships are awarded to gifted individuals working in all the disciplines of the Arts and Humanities (Archaeology, Architecture, Classics, Dance, Film/Video, History, Landscape Architecture, Literature, Music, Philosophy, Theatre, and Visual Arts) without regard to nationality, age, race, religion or gender. per year. Although the Fellowship is not a cash prize, Fellows are provided with living quarters, a workspace, and full board for a month at the Study Center in Bogliasco, Italy.

Duration: 6 months – 1 year.

Financial Support: Bogliasco Fellowships cover room and board but do not provide a travel or living stipend. The cost of transportation to and from the Study Center is the responsibility of Fellows or their accompanying spouses/partners. So are all other personal expenses incurred during the Fellowship period, including medical expenses and the purchase of project-related supplies or equipment. However, the foundation offers special grants for financial aid.

How to apply: The online application has five pages and consists of the application form, three reference letters (which have to be received by the deadline along with the application), a curriculum vitae (three pages maximum), a one-page description of the project that the applicant would pursue during her/his stay at the Study Center, and three work samples of the applicant’s work that has been published, performed, exhibited, or otherwise publicly presented during the last five years. These documents can be submitted in English, Italian, French or Spanish.

Application deadlines: January 15 for the Fall semester beginning the following September, and April 15 for the Spring semester beginning the following January.

Conditions: To be eligible for the award of a Fellowship, applicants should demonstrate significant achievement in their disciplines, commensurate with their age and experience. Please note that Bogliasco Fellowships are not awarded to students currently in a degree-granting program. The Foundation gives preference to those whose applications suggest that they would be comfortable working in an intimate, international, multilingual community of scholars and artists.

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