Art Administration Fellowships
March 1 deadline
Arts Administration Fellowships are awarded to administrators to improve their skills
and ability to serve their organization and community. Fellowship funds may be used
to attend administrative related workshops, engage in mentorship programs and/or
any other activities geared toward strengthened the administrative capacity of the
individual arts administrator.
Who is Eligible to Apply?
An applicant applying for an arts administration fellowship must be working in an
administrative capacity with an Alabama arts organization in a full time paid position
for two years prior to the application deadline date. Additionally, the applicant
must be a legal resident of Alabama and must have lived in the state for two years
prior to the application deadline date. And, if awarded a fellowship, the recipient
must maintain residency during the grant award year (October 1 – September 30).
An individual can only submit one fellowship application during the year. Fellowship
recipients cannot apply again for six years after receipt of the award, but applicants
who have not received a fellowship are encouraged to apply again. Individuals who
have received two fellowships are no longer eligible. College faculty and other
school personnel are not eligible to apply under this category.
What Supplemental Material is Required?
Applicants applying for an arts administration fellowship must submit a detailed
professional resume and three current letters of support/recommendation. Additionally,
a brief organizational profile and any other information that speaks to the mission
and purpose of the organization should also be submitted.
Amount of Award: $5,000