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Dedalus Foundation Dissertation Fellowship

The Dedalus Foundation Dissertation Fellowship is awarded annually to a Ph.D. candidate at a university in the United States who is working on a dissertation related to painting, sculpture and allied arts from 1940-1991, with a preference shown to Abstract Expressionism. The fellowship carries a stipend of $20,000.

Candidacy for the fellowship is by nomination only. Each September, doctoral art history programs throughout the country are invited to nominate one candidate. Candidates should have completed all of their coursework, and be focused primarily on researching and writing their dissertation. Nominees need not be U.S. citizens.

Website:
http://dedalusfoundation.org/programs/dissertation

Deadline:
early December

Application Procedure:
Must be nominated by Art History Department Chairperson

Eligible to Apply:

Undergraduate: None

Graduate: PhD student - ABD status required at start of award

Award Type:
Dissertation Completion Grant

Award Period:
Academic Year (Graduate)

Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
Humanities and Social Sciences, Modern Art, Modernism

Additional Qualifications:

Last Updated:
July 10, 2018

Last Updated: 9/12/17