The Bertha Anolic Memorial Award for independent travel in Israel. This $1500 award enables jewish college students who have a particular interest in the visual arts to explore this interest through independent travel in Israel.
Deadline for applications: May 1, 2011. Announcement of winner: May 30, 2011
Any Jewish student, junior, senior, or graduate, studying in a Jewish studies college program, dept. of fine arts, or academically accredited art school is eligible. You do not have to be an art student.
The award may be used for independent study, museum visits, independent research, study owrk, matierals, professional consultation, etc.
The award will not pay for tuition for any program or course of study.
The award project/study must take place between summer of 2011 and summer of 2012.
You must pre-register before you submit your formal entry. Submit a 500 word (up to) essay detailing your independent study project. Be as specific as possible. Artist entrants are to also submit 10 digitial images of studio work. No letters of reference are to be submitted. Entrants are to submit a draft essay to the administrator at least two weeks before the deadline.
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