Top Art Fellowships 2024

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Deadline

June 21, 2024

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ABF Breakthrough Artist Fellowship

Genre: Art Fellowship
Art field: Digital / Sound / Painting / Drawing / Photography / Video / Graphic / Installation / Performance / Sculpture / Textile Art / Ceramics / Design
Duration: 10 months

Grant

10,000 £
Travel Bursary

Location

Cheshire
United Kingdom

Eligibility conditions

Resident of United Kingdom
Graduated from one of ABF’s five selected partner Higher Education Institutions by October 2024.

Deadline

June 30, 2024

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The Artists' Collecting Society Studio Prize

Genre: Art Fellowship
Art field: Painting / Photography / Graphic / Sculpture / Textile Art / Ceramics
Duration:

Grant

6,000 £ to contribute to the cost of an artist’s studio in the UK

Location

London
United Kingdom

Eligibility conditions

Resident of United Kingdom
You are eligible to apply if you are a UK or EEA national and are an undergraduate or postgraduate university student on an accredited art course who is about to graduate, or if you have graduated from a university accredited art course within the last four years

Deadline

July 1, 2024

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Stanley Picker Fellowships

Genre: Art Fellowship
Art field: Digital / Sound / Painting / Drawing / Photography / Video / Graphic / Installation / Performance / Sculpture / Textile Art / Ceramics / Design
Duration:

Grant

16,000 £
Access to Kingston School of Art

Location

Kingston upon Thames
United Kingdom

Eligibility conditions

Deadline

July 15, 2024

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The Royal Photographic Society - Environmental Bursary

Genre: Art Fellowship
Art field: Photography
Duration: 1 year

Grant

4,000 £

Location

Bristol
United Kingdom

Eligibility conditions

Resident of United Kingdom

Deadline

July 17, 2024

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Contemporary Visual Arts Network East Midlands - Bursaries Round 2

Genre: Art Fellowship
Art field: Digital / Sound / Painting / Drawing / Photography / Video / Graphic / Installation / Performance / Sculpture / Textile Art / Ceramics
Duration:

Grant

1,500 £

Location

Nottingham
United Kingdom

Eligibility conditions

Resident of East Midlands (GB)
Applicants applying to Round 2 must be living or professionally based in Leicestershire or Rutland.

Deadline

Anytime

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A-N - Artists Bursaries 2022-23

Genre: Art Fellowship
Art field: Digital / Sound / Painting / Drawing / Photography / Video / Graphic / Installation / Performance / Sculpture

Grant

500 £ - 1,500 £

Location

Newcastle upon Tyne
United Kingdom

Eligibility conditions

Resident of United Kingdom
a-n Artist Bursaries are open to current a-n Artist members

Art Fellowships – Support for artists

If you want to develop your artistic practice without financial constraints hindering your creative process, then art fellowships are just what you need. They provide support and funding for artists to pursue their work. Explore our website to find art fellowships and get supported in your artistic development.

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FAQs: Most frequently asked questions about fellowships

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What are art fellowships?

Art fellowships are financial grants awarded to artists to support their artistic development. They serve to alleviate financial constraints, allowing artists to focus on their work. In fostering artistic growth and exploration, fellowships can be used for a variety of purposes, including covering the cost of materials, or living expenses.

What are the typical amounts of art fellowships and how are they delivered?

The amounts of art fellowships vary widely, depending on the funding source and project's scale. These funds can be disbursed in various ways – some are paid as a one-time payment, while others are issued in monthly installments.

The presentation of the art fellowships on our website allows you to see in each case the specifics of any given fellowship that is offered.

How to find art fellowships?

Open calls for art fellowships often have specific eligibility criteria, including factors such as the applicant’s art discipline, age, nationality, residence location, and career stage. Because applying is a time-consuming process, it is essential to focus on suitable opportunities.

Our website features a carefully chosen list of high quality art fellowships for a range of different artist profiles. Use our search filters to simplify your search and only look for the fellowships that align with your profile.

How do I apply for art fellowships?

Most open calls for art fellowships require artists to submit a comprehensive application, including a project description, portfolio, artist statement, resume, and sometimes also a letter of recommendation.

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