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Film scholarships are available to pursue a degree that provides you lots of lucrative opportunities to accomplish your career objectives. Film is now viewed as a versatile and rewarding college major. Still, a degree in film studies is costly. Favorably, a number of film scholarships are stated here to help you pay for your education. Scholarships for film majors are offered to the students of all countries at the levels of undergraduate, postgraduate and many more. You can go through and view the samples specified in this section to get an overview of few of the film scholarships open for film students.

International Ibsen Scholarships in Drama and Performing Arts, 2017

Norwegian Government is offering Ibsen scholarships for innovative projects worldwide. It is applicable to individuals, organizations or institutions within the artistic and cultural community. Scholarship will be awarded in the field of drama and performing Arts. Scholarship amounting to NOK 1.000.000,- (approx. Euro 115.000,- /USD 129.000,-) will be awarded to theatre projects worldwide. Application should be submitted till April 30th 2017.

Study Subject(s): Scholarships are available for innovative projects in the field of drama and performing arts.
Course Level: Scholarships are awarded for innovative projects.
Scholarship Provider: Norwegian Government
Scholarship can be taken at: Worldwide

Eligibility: Scholarships are applicable to individuals, organizations or institutions within the artistic and cultural community.

Scholarship Open for International Students: International applicants can apply for these Ibsen scholarships.

Scholarship Description: The Ibsen Scholarships were initiated  by the Norwegian government and will be handed out for the 8th  time in 2015. Ibsen Awards has until now handed out 26 scholarships to projects in 21 different countries. The Scholarships are awarded annually and the applications are subject to scrutiny by an appointed jury.Scholarships are applicable to individuals, organizations or institutions within the artistic and cultural community.

Number of award(s): Not Known

Duration of award(s): Not Known

What does it cover? Scholarship funds amounting to NOK 1.000.000,- (approx. Euro 115.000,- /USD 129.000,-) will be awarded to theatre projects worldwide.

Selection Criteria: Scholarships are awarded based on a written application, which should arrive no later than the predetermined deadline and which must abide by the rules set for the application procedure.

Notification: The winners of The Ibsen Scholarships 2015 will be presented at Skien International Ibsen Conference at Teater Ibsen on October 14. and 15.  in Skien, Norway.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline for Ibsen Scholarships is April 30th 2017.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application

KODAK Student Cinematography Scholarship Award for International Students, 2016

KODAK is accepting applications for Student Cinematography Scholarship Award for 2016. The scholarship award is available for university or college students at the undergraduate or graduate levels in a degree or diploma program.

The programme is designed to encourage and foster up-and-coming storytellers by honoring students who demonstrate exemplary skills and creativity in the art of motion pictures

The University Film & Video Association (UFVA) is an organization of professors, scholars, and film and video makers. The organization is based in the U.S.; it has members throughout the world. Kodak’s Entertainment Imaging business is the world leader in providing motion picture film and imaging products, services, and technology for the professional motion picture and exhibition industries.

Applicant must have excellent proficiency in oral and written English.

Course Level: Scholarship is for university or college students of cinematography at the undergraduate or graduate levels in a degree or diploma program.

Study Subject(s): Scholarship is available in cinematography at the undergraduate or graduate levels.

Scholarship Award:
-First Place: $3,000 Scholarship Tuition Award and $5,000 KODAK Motion Picture Product Grant
-Kodak Vision Award: $3,000 Scholarship Tuition Award and $5,000 KODAK Motion Picture Product Grant

Scholarship can be taken at: Participating worldwide colleges and universities

Eligibility: In order to apply for scholarship, applicants must follow the given criteria:
-Entries must be completed works that communicate a story or theme in some fashion — no clips or short vignettes.
-Eligible institutions are colleges and universities in the following countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Belize, Benelux, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Guyana, Haiti, Hungary, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Netherlands Antilles, New Zealand, Philippines, Poland, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russian Federation, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Surinam, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Venezuela.
-Each institution may nominate up to one student each year for consideration for the KODAK Student Cinematography Scholarship Award.
-College student nominees must be full time undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in the 2015-2016 academic year and planning to enroll for the 2016- 2017 academic year in a film school’s degree or diploma program.

Nationality: Students of eligible colleges and universities in the following countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Belize, Benelux, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Guyana, Haiti, Hungary, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Netherlands Antilles, New Zealand, Philippines, Poland, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russian Federation, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Surinam, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Venezuela can apply for this Cinematography scholarship. 

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: The applicant is working toward the degree or diploma program described in this application and the camera work submitted in the portfolio is by him or her.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Applicant must have excellent proficiency in oral and written English.

Supporting Material: In addition to the application for the scholarship, the applicant must submit the following documents:
-Letter of Support
-Nominee Information
-Nominee Education Data
-Nominee’s Statement of Motivation
-Nominee’s Film Submission

How to apply: The mode of applying is online.

Application Form

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is May 27, 2016.

Scholarship Link

KODAK Student Scholarship Award for International Students, 2016

Each year KODAK student scholarship awards are offered for the students of worldwide colleges and universities. The scholarships are for students of film or film production at the undergraduate or graduate levels in a degree or diploma program.

Student Scholarship applicants will be judged on professional filmmaking potential, academic excellence and the overall quality of the work submitted, with particular attention to expression, interpretation and construction of the visual image.

Eastman Kodak Company, commonly known as Kodak, is an American technology company that concentrates on imaging products, with its historic basis on photography.

Applicant must have excellent proficiency in oral and written English.

Course Level: Scholarship is for university or college students of film or film production at the undergraduate or graduate levels in a degree or diploma program.

Study Subject(s): Scholarship is available for the students of participating worldwide colleges and universities that offer a degree or diploma program in film and film production.

Scholarship Award:
-Gold: $5,000 Scholarship Tuition Award and $5,000 KODAK Motion Picture Product Grant
-Silver: $3,000 Scholarship Tuition Award and $4,000 KODAK Motion Picture Product Grant
-Bronze: $2,000 Scholarship Tuition Award and $3,000 KODAK Motion Picture Product Grant.

Scholarship can be taken at:
Participating worldwide colleges and universities.

Eligibility: In order to apply for scholarship, applicant must follow the given criteria:
-Entries must be completed works that communicate a story or theme in some fashion-no clips or short vignettes.
-Eligible institutions are colleges and universities in the following countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Belize, Benelux, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Guyana, Haiti, Hungary, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Netherlands Antilles, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russian Federation, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Surinam, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Venezuela.
-Each institution may nominate up to two students each year for consideration for the KODAK Student Scholarship Award.
-College student nominees must be full time undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in the 2015-2016 academic year and planning to enroll for the 2016 – 2017 academic year in a film school’s degree or diploma program.
-All judges’ decisions are final.
-The names of the winners may be published on the website. Winners agree to allow the free use of their names, photographs and general location for publicity and news purposes in connection with the Scholarship Program.
-The winner’s film entry will be screened at the annual UFVA Conference.

Nationality: Students of eligible colleges and universities in the following countries:Argentina, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Belize, Benelux, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Guyana, Haiti, Hungary, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Netherlands Antilles, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russian Federation, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Surinam, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Venezuela can apply for this KODAK Student Scholarship Award.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: College student nominees must be fulltime undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in the 2015 – 2016 academic year and planning to enroll for the 2016 – 2017 academic year in a film school’s degree or diploma program.

KODAK
KODAK Student Scholarship Award 2015

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Applicant must have excellent proficiency in oral and written English.

Supporting Material: In addition to the application for the scholarship, the applicant must submit the following documents:
-Letter of Support
-Nominee Information
-Nominee Education Data
-Nominee’s Statement of Motivation
-Nominee’s Film Submission

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is May 27, 2016.

Scholarship Link

2013 Economic and Social Research Council Doctoral Studentships at King’s College of London in UK

Doctoral Awards for UK and EU Country Students at Economic & Social Research Council, King’s College of London in UK 2013

Study Subject(s): Genes, Environment & Public Health (GEP), Health Practices & Understandings (HPU), Health Policy, Effectiveness & Evaluation (HPE), Regulation, Governance & Ethics (RGE),Work & Organization (W&O), Markets, Firms, & Competitiveness (MFC), Education & Lifelong Learning (ELL), Urbanization, Globalization and Social Change (UGS), Exclusion, Discrimination and Stigma (EDS), Language, Media & Culture (LMC), Religion & Society (RS), Political Ecology & Environmental Health (PEH), Development, Health & Human Security (DHS),International Law, Violence & Global Order (ILV) and Military & Regional Security (MRS)
Course Level: Scholarships is available for pursuing doctoral degree.
Scholarship Provider: King’s College of London
Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility:
– Be due to commence a full-time or part-time MPhil/PhD degree programme at King’s College London during 2013/14, OR, be currently in the first year of an MPhil/PhD programme at King’s College London;
– Be eligible for home/EU tuition fees only, and meet the ESRC’s residency eligibility criteria;
– Plan to, or currently be, undertaking a research project within one of the 15 KISS-DTC research themes;
– Complete and submit the required application documentation by the funding deadline of 17:00 GMT, 1 February 2013;
– Fulfill the relevant academic entry requirements set by King’s College London.

Scholarship Open for International Students: This Scholarship is open for UK and EU Students.

Scholarship Description: Having won a coveted place in the national network of training centres accredited by ESRC, King’s Interdisciplinary Social Science Doctoral Training Centre (KISS-DTC) is awarding a number of ESRC-funded postgraduate research studentships to support doctoral research and training in the social sciences at King’s.

 

Selection criteria: Once the application deadline has passed, the Graduate School Support (GSS) office will gather application materials and record the details of all applications received.The GSS office will check the eligibility of all applicants and assign the applicants to the correct KISS-DTC research theme(s).Eligible application material will be gathered and circulated to the relevant selection panels for consideration.

Notification: Candidates who are deemed ineligible for the ESRC Studentship will be informed about their ineligibility within 3 weeks from the application deadline.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.

Scholarship Application Deadline: Applications will be invited from November 2012 and will close on 1 Feb 2013.

Further Scholarship Information and Application

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2013 Shawcross Scholarship for Postgraduate Students at University of Sussex, UK

Postgraduate Scholarships for South African Citizens in the field of English ,Law, Politics and Sociology, History, Art History and Philosophy,Education and Social Work , Media, Film and Music ,Global Studies at University of Sussex, UK 2013

Study Subject(s):English ,Law, Politics and Sociology, History, Art History and Philosophy,Education and Social Work , Media, Film and Music ,Global Studies
Course Level:Postgraduate
Scholarship Provider: University of Sussex
Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility:
-Applicants must have applied for and been offered a place on a one-year
-Masters degree in one of the following Schools: School of English School of Law, Politics and Sociology School of History, Art History and Philosophy School of Education and Social Work School of Media, Film and Music School of Global Studies
-Applicants will have been a South African citizen for at least three years
-Applicants must commence the degree in September 2013 (awards cannot be deferred to subsequent years)
-Applicants must be classified as paying “overseas” (non-EU) tuition fees

Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes

Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: South Africa

Scholarship Description: This scholarship supports South African students on one-year Masters degrees in the arts or social sciences. The value of the scholarship is £3,000. The award will be offered as a reduction in tuition fees and will be awarded to the student who possess the highest academic ability and potential (not made on the basis of financial need).

How to Apply: Post, Email

Scholarship Application Deadline: 1 May 2013

Further Scholarship Information and Application

HCCCF Vocal Scholarships for U.S and Non U.S Students at Musicians Institute, USA 2012

Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Community Foundation offers Scholarship for U.S and Non U.S Students at Musicians Institute, USA 2012

Study Subject(s):Audio Engineering, Music Business, Independent Artist, Guitar Craft, or Film
Course Level:Associate Degree
Scholarship Provider: Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Community Foundation
Scholarship can be taken at: USA

Eligibility:Eligibility is determined by a combination of academic standing (minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75) and the quality and content of the scholarship essay (described below).
-To be considered for a HCCCF Vocal Scholarship, you must take the following steps:
-Complete a HCCCF Vocal Scholarship application (see application download instructions below).
-Submit a 250 word essay explaining why you should be considered for a HCCCF Vocal Scholarship. Include your long and short-term goals and any other factors you consider relevant. Essays that exceed the 250 word limit will not considered.
-Submit a copy of your official high school or college transcript.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes (US or non-US citizens)

Scholarship Description: The HCCCF Vocal Scholarships are generously sponsored by The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Community Foundation, and are provided to encourage the educational growth of new students enrolled in the Vocal Program at MI. Twelve HCCCF Vocal scholarships will be awarded in Fall 2012 to students (US or non-US citizens) enrolling in the Associate of Arts in Performance (Vocal) program who enter with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 (or better) and can clearly articulate their goals as a vocalist.

How to Apply: By post

Scholarship Application Deadline: August 24th, 2012

Further Scholarship Information and Application

2013 School Scholarship for the MA in Media Practice for International Development, UK

Master’s Scholarship for UK, EU and International Students in Media, Film and Music Studies at University of Sussex, UK 2013

Study Subject(s):Media, Film and Music
Course Level:Master’s
Scholarship Provider: School of Media, Film and Music, University of Sussex
Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility:
Applicants must have been offered a place on the above Masters degree. Applicants must commence the degree in September 2013 (awards cannot be deferred to subsequent years). Current Sussex undergraduate students are eligible to apply.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes

Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: UK, Europe (Non-UK), International (Non-UK/EU)

Scholarship Description: The School of Media, Film and Music is delighted to offer a £5,000 scholarship to UK/HEU and non EU students who have been accepted on the MA in Media Practice for International Development, starting in September 2013. The scholarship is offered as a reduction in tuition fees of £5,000 and will be awarded to the student who possesses the highest academic ability and potential (not made on the basis of financial need).

How to Apply: Email

Scholarship Application Deadline: 1 May 2013

Further Scholarship Information and Application

Artist Development Fellowships – 2011, USA

Scholarship at Harvard university for all Undergraduates currently enrolled in Harvard College, USA

Job Description: The Office for the Arts at Harvard (OFA) and the Office of the Dean for the Arts and Humanities are pleased to announce the 2010 recipients of the Artist Development Fellowship. This program supports the artistic development of students demonstrating unusual accomplishment and/or evidence of significant artistic promise. The program is administered by the OFA and the Office of Career Services, and made possible with the support of the Office of the President at Harvard University. Artist Development Fellowships are awarded annually by the Council on the Arts, a standing committee of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences. Fellowships support student development in the practice of the arts, including but not limited to work in the following disciplines: dance, literature, music, theater, studio art, film, mixed media, and arts practices that are multi-disciplinary in nature. The Council will consider fellowship requests for:

* research and development of individual artistic projects that are crucial to the development of the artist;
* domestic or international travel in order to apprentice and/or work with individual artists, programs, and/or artistic companies; and/or
* interdisciplinary work—not necessarily work that combines art forms, but work that links the artistic/creative process to a wholly different field in a way that sheds new perspective on and/or understanding of each.

The Office for the Arts at Harvard (OFA) and the Office of the Dean for the Arts and Humanities are pleased to announce the 2010 recipients of the Artist Development Fellowship. This program supports the artistic development of students demonstrating unusual accomplishment and/or evidence of significant artistic promise. The program is administered by the OFA and the Office of Career Services, and made possible with the support of the Office of the President at Harvard University. Artist Development Fellowships are awarded annually by the Council on the Arts, a standing committee of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences. Fellowships support student development in the practice of the arts, including but not limited to work in the following disciplines: dance, literature, music, theater, studio art, film, mixed media, and arts practices that are multi-disciplinary in nature. The Council will consider fellowship requests for:

* research and development of individual artistic projects that are crucial to the development of the artist;
* domestic or international travel in order to apprentice and/or work with individual artists, programs, and/or artistic companies; and/or
* interdisciplinary work—not necessarily work that combines art forms, but work that links the artistic/creative process to a wholly different field in a way that sheds new perspective on and/or understanding of each.

Eligibility

The program is open to undergraduates currently enrolled in Harvard College. Fellowships are not awarded to freshmen except in extraordinary circumstances. Applicants are expected to complete their fellowship work prior to graduation. (The Council may occasionally make exceptions for work undertaken immediately following graduation, although current undergraduates will be given priority consideration.)

How to apply:

Candidates must demonstrate unusual accomplishment in the arts and/or evidence of significant artistic promise. The work outlined in the proposal must constitute a truly exceptional opportunity for artistic growth. The Council encourages applicants to seek funding for proposals from other sources in addition to this program.The Council generally will not fund proposals supporting thesis projects, post-production work on film and video, attendance at conferences, housing costs alone, or private music lessons that could be supported through the OFA’s Music Lesson Subsidy Program.During their yearlong Fellowship, recipients will be asked to:

* Attend occasional artist fellows’ gatherings throughout the year.
* Submit a final report discussing work completed during the year, as well as samples of work, if possible.
* Share their work within the Harvard Community.

Application deadline: February 3 , 2011

Further fellowship information and Application

Akademie Schloss Solitude Fellowship for International Students

Akademie Schloss Solitude fellowship for International Students in the Disciplines architecture, visual arts, performing arts, design, literature, music / sound, video / film / new media.

For the thirteenth time in 20 years the international residency program Akademie Schloss Solitude – located in Stuttgart, Germany – is granting approx. 60 residency fellowships of six to twelve months in duration.

Eligibility:

Fellowships are awarded to artists who finished their basic studies not more than five years before applying to Akademie Schloss Solitude or who are not older than 35. University or college students will not be considered for selection. Several fellowships are also awarded regardless of the applicant’s age.

Benefits:

-A combined apartment / studio, furnished with electricity, water and heat free of charge.
-A stipend amounting to Euro 1,000 monthly (plus one-time expenses incurred by the fellowship holder travelling to and from Stuttgart from his or her primary place of residence). The Akademie may also offer additional financial supplements, depending on its respective budget situation.
-A supplement for so-called double housekeeping;freight cost subsidy for the transport of materials, tools and instruments to and from Stuttgart; a project promotion subsidy and a one-time materials subsidy; in the case of non-German guests (from non EU-countries), assumption of part of their health insurance expenses.

Application procedure:

Click here for the online application. Applicants are obliged to register and pay the application fee of € 15 (without return of materials) or € 20 (with return of materials). This fee applies only to applicants from industrialized countries.

Deadline:31/10/2010

Further fellowship details:

The AW Mellon Foundation Masters and Doctoral Scholarship Programme, Africa

The AW Mellon Foundation and the University of Cape Town has established a Scholarship Programme to support students from Africa .
Job Description: South African students from disadvantaged backgrounds will be given preference. Allocation of awards will be based on academic merit and financial need.Applicants from other countries in Africa will be considered.Only the following fields of study will be considered. Social Justice, Historical Studies, Political Theory and Criminology, Music, with preference for Ethnomusicology, Environmental and Geographical Studies, Anthropology, Film & Media, Gender Studies, Philosophy, Psychology, African Languages, Democratic Governance, Constitutionalisation of Private Law, Constitutional Law, Marine & Environmental Law, Intellectual Property Law, Organisational Psychology ,Economics, Actuarial Science, Demography Determined individuals who intend to contribute to the development of and who intend to address the problems facing South Africa and the continent of Africa are invited to apply for these Scholarships.

Application Procedure: Applications are invited from suitable candidates (see PURPOSE above) who intend to commence with full-time masters or doctoral studies at the University of Cape Town in 2011. Only applicants who will register for the first year of study and whose intended studies fall into the areas of study shown above will be considered.
Applicants for the Scholarship Programme will be required to:
Submit a letter of application to the address given below. The letter must provide a summary of the applicant’s career plans and intended role in the development of South Africa and the continent of Africa. Submit a detailed budget plan for the proposed year of study, including all anticipated income and expenditure. This should be accompanied by a Pro-Forma Invoice from the University’s Fees Office. Attach curriculum vitae of no longer than TWO A4 pages. Provide proof that he/she has been accepted for fulltime study at the University of Cape Town Attach certified copies of all academic transcripts Provide proof of acceptance for study by the University of Cape Town and the relevant academic department. Evidence of such acceptance must be attached to the Application Package. Have secured a Supervisor. Evidence of the Supervisor’s commitment to supervise the applicant must be attached to the application package Provide letters of reference from Two Academics who have taught and/or supervised the applicant. These references should be attached to the application in sealed envelopes or sent directly to the address given below before the closing date Submit an approved research proposal summary or abstract for the PhD degree (this document must be no longer than 3 A4 pages)
Successful applicants will be required to undertake to comply with the Conditions of Award which include the planning and organising of at least one seminar based on the study being undertaken.
The complete Applications Package, including all of the above requirements, must be submitted to:
The Director; Postgraduate Funding Office; University of Cape Town – Private Bag; Rondebosch 7701.
by no later than 15 September 2010.
Further Scholarship Information and Application

Fellowships of Cam Argo Foundation’s Center in Cassis, France

Job Description: The Camargo Foundation, located in Cassis, France, is an interdisciplinary and multicultural residential center for scholars pursuing studies in the humanities and social sciences related to French and francophone cultures as well as for composers, writers, and visual artists (painters, sculptors, photographers, filmmakers, video artists, and new media artists) pursuing creative projects.

The Foundation’s campus includes twelve furnished apartments, a reference library, a music/conference room, an artist’s studio with darkroom, a composer’s studio, and a studio for either an artist or a composer. Residencies are one semester (either early-September to mid-December or mid-January to mid-April).

Conditions of the Fellowship:

* The Camargo fellowship is a residential grant. A $1,500 stipend is also available. Fellows who need additional funds for living or research expenses should apply for them from other sources. Fellows may not accept gainful employment that coincides with their stay at Camargo. Fees for occasional lectures or participation in seminars are allowed.
* Spouses/adult partners and dependent minor children may accompany fellows for short stays or for the duration of the residency. Because of physical arrangements at the Camargo Foundation, accompanying children must be at least six years old upon arrival, and enrolled in and attend school. Only those whose names appear on the application form may be in residence.
* Fellows must actually be in residence at the Foundation. This stipulation does not preclude absences during weekends and recesses that coincide with those of the French schools in the Marseille-Aix-Cassis area. Frequent or prolonged absences are unacceptable.
* The time in Cassis must be spent on the project proposed to and accepted by the selection committee; i.e. the project may not be substantially altered without the approval of the committee.
* Project discussions are held once a week (except during semester breaks) so each fellow has an opportunity to present the project s/he is working on to the group. The project discussion serves as a progress report. A written report will be required at the end of the residency.
* Fellows are asked to give a copy of any completed work to the Camargo library. Any publication, exhibit, or performance resulting from the grant should give credit to the Foundation.

Applicants to the Camargo Foundation may include:

* Members of university and college faculties who wish to pursue special studies while on leave from their institutions;
* Independent scholars and professors emeriti working on specific projects;
* Teachers in secondary schools, public or private, benefiting from a leave of absence in order to work on some pedagogical or scholarly project;
* Graduate students whose academic residence and general requirements have been met and for whom a stay in France would be beneficial in completing the dissertation required for their degree;
* Composers, writers, and visual artists (painters, sculptors, photographers, video artists, filmmakers, and new media artists) with specific projects to complete.
Application Deadline 1October 2010

For further information

Research Fellowships for US and Foreign Scholars at Harry Ransom Center in USA, 2014/15

The Harry Ransom Center annually awards over 50 research fellowships for projects that require substantial on-site use of its collections. All applicants, with the exception of dissertation fellowship applicants, must have a PhD or be an independent scholar with a substantial record of achievement; if the PhD is in-progress, the proposal and letters of recommendation must clearly indicate a June 1, 2014, completion in order to be eligible for 2014–2015 fellowships. US citizens and foreign nationals are eligible to apply.

Study Subject(s): The fellowships are awarded for projects that require substantial on-site use of its collections. The fellowships support research in all areas of the humanities, including literature, photography, film, art, the performing arts, music, and cultural history.
Course Level: The fellowships are available for undertaking a research project at Harry Ransom Center, The University of Texas at Austin.
Scholarship Provider: The Harry Ransom Center, The University of Texas at Austin
Scholarship can be taken at: USA

Eligibility: All applicants, with the exception of dissertation fellowship applicants, must have a Ph.D. or be an independent scholar with a substantial record of achievement; if the Ph.D. is in-progress, the proposal and letters of recommendation must clearly indicate a June 1, 2014, completion in order to be eligible for 2014–2015 fellowships. Dissertation fellowship applicants must be doctoral candidates engaged in dissertation research by the time of application. United States citizens and foreign nationals are eligible to apply. Previous recipients of Ransom Center fellowships are eligible to reapply after two full academic years have passed. All things being equal, however, preference is given to applicants who have not previously held a Ransom Center fellowship.

Scholarship Open for International Students: US and foreign citizens can apply for the fellowships.

Scholarship Description: The Harry Ransom Center, an internationally renowned humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, annually awards over 50 fellowships for projects that require substantial on-site use of its collections. The fellowships support research in all areas of the humanities, including literature, photography, film, art, the performing arts, music, and cultural history. 2014–2015 will mark the 25th anniversary of Ransom Center’s fellowship program.

Number of award(s): The Harry Ransom Center annually awards over 50 fellowships.

Duration of award(s): Fellowship is offered for one to three month. Recipients of 2014–2015 fellowships must complete their residencies between June 1, 2014, and August 31, 2015, or between September 1, 2014, and August 31, 2015, for dissertation fellowships. Stipends are available for scholars whose projects require less than one month’s work.

What does it cover? The available fellowship will include:
-One to three month fellowships: 3,000 Per month: One- to three-month fellowships are available for post-doctoral or independent scholars whose projects require extensive work with the Ransom Center’s collections.
-Travel stipends: $1,200 (Domestic) and $1,700 (International): Travel stipends are available for post-doctoral or independent scholars whose projects require less than one month’s work with the Center’s collections. Travel stipends may not be combined with other Ransom Center fellowships.
-Dissertation fellowships: $1,500: Eight fellowships jointly sponsored by the Ransom Center and The University of Texas at Austin Office of Graduate Studies are designated for graduate students who are working on doctoral dissertations that require use of the Center’s collections.

Selection Criteria: Not Known

Notification: Decisions will be announced by email on April 1, 2014. 

How to Apply: Fellowships must be submitted electronically through an online fellowship account on the Ransom Center’s website.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is January 31, 2014.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application