Virginia Museum of Fine Arts: Visual Arts Fellowships

October 19, 2017

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is now accepting online applications for undergraduate, graduate, and professional fellowships. There are a variety of offers depending on the individual.

Professional Individual- $8,000

Professional Collaborative- $8,000

Professional artists who can clearly demonstrate a history of ongoing collaboration may apply together for one fellowship. Collaborating winners will receive one $8,000 fellowship to divide among themselves.

Graduate (Individual Only)- $6,000

Includes Art History

Undergraduate (Individual Only)- $4,000

Includes college bound high school seniors

Graduate Half-Year/ Undergraduate Half-Year (Individual Only)- $3,000/ $2,000 respectively

Half-year fall semester Fellowship awards (worth $3,000 for graduate students and $2,000 for undergraduate students) may be considered on a case-by-case basis for full-time students in the final year of a degree program who plan to graduate in December 2018

Each year the most recent recipients of a VMFA Fellowship are given the option to participate in the Statewide Exhibitions Program and lend their works to VMFA Statewide Partner locations for exhibition.

The application deadline is Friday, November 3rd, 2017 at 5pm.

For more information and directions on how to apply, click here.