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Getty Foundation Scholarship Grants 2019 for Aspiring Researchers

Getty Foundation Scholarship Grants 2019 for Aspiring Researchers.

Getty Foundation Scholarship Grants 2019 The Getty Scholar Grants are for established scholars, or writers who have attained distinction in their fields.  Projects connect to the Getty Research Institute’s annual theme.

Getty Foundation Scholarship Grants 2019

Recipients are in residence at the Getty Research Institute or Getty Villa, where they pursue their own projects free from academic obligations, make use of Getty collections, join their colleagues in a weekly meeting devoted to an annual research theme, and participate in the intellectual life of the Getty.

Getty Scholars may be in residence from three to nine months:

  • Three-month residency: September to December, January to March, April to June: $17,200
  • Six-month residency: September to March, January to June: $42,000
  • Nine-month residency: September to June: $65,000.

Grant

The grant also includes an office at the Getty Research Institute or the Getty Villa, an apartment in the Getty scholar housing complex, airfare to and from Los Angeles, and available healthcare option. These terms apply as of July 2018 and are subject to future changes.

Eligibility

  • Applications are welcome from researchers of all nationalities who are working in the arts, humanities, or social sciences.
  • Applicants who received their degree less than five years ago should apply for a postdoctoral fellowship.
  • Current Getty staff and members of their immediate family are not eligible for Scholar Grants. Recent recipients who have received a Getty Scholar award within the past three years may be removed from consideration.

Evaluation Criteria

Applications are evaluated based on the following:

  • The overall quality of the application;
  • How the proposed project bears upon the annual research theme;
  • The applicant’s past achievements; and
  • How the project would benefit from the resources at the Getty, including its library and collections.

Method of Application

Applicants are required to complete and submit the online Getty Scholar grant application form, along with the attachments described below, by the deadline.

  1. Project Proposal: Each application must include a description of the applicant’s proposed plan for study and research (not to exceed five pages, typed and double-spaced). The description should indicate (1) how the project bears upon the scholar year theme and (2) how the project would be advanced by the resources at the Getty, including its library and collections.
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Optional Writing Sample

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Begin a New Application: Create or update your account and password, log in, and begin a new application.

For more information, visit the Official Website

Application Deadline: October 1, 2018

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Getty Foundation 2019/2020 Predoctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowships is Out Online

Getty Foundation 2019/2020 Predoctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowships is Out Online.

Getty Foundation Predoctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowships 2019 The fellowships are intended for emerging scholars to complete work on projects related to the Getty Research Institute’s annual research theme. The Volkswagen Foundation, in cooperation with the Getty Research Institute, will support up to two postdoctoral fellowships for the 2018/2019 scholar year.

Getty Foundation Predoctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowships 2019

Recipients are in residence at the Getty Research Institute or Getty Villa, where they pursue research projects, complete their dissertations, or expand dissertation for publication. Fellows make use of the Getty collections, join in a weekly meeting devoted to the annual theme, and participate in the intellectual life of the Getty.

2019-2020 Themes:

  • Art and Ecology (Getty Research Institute);
  • The Classical World in Context: Thrace (Getty Villa)

Fellowship

Getty Predoctoral Fellows are in residence for nine months from late-September to late-June and receive a stipend of $25,000. Getty Postdoctoral Fellows are in residence for nine months from late-September to late-June and receive a stipend of $30,000. Both fellowships also provide a workspace at the Getty Research Institute or the Getty Villa, an apartment in the Getty scholar housing complex, airfare to and from Los Angeles, and makes healthcare options available. These terms apply as of July 2018 and are subject to future changes.

Eligibility

  • Applications for Getty Pre- and Postdoctoral fellowships are welcome from scholars of all nationalities.
  • Current Getty staff and members of their immediate family are not eligible for Pre- and Postdoctoral fellowships.
  • Getty Predoctoral Fellowship applicants must have advanced to candidacy by the application deadline and should expect to complete their dissertations during the fellowship period.
  • Successful Predoctoral Fellowship applicants who are awarded their degree after the application deadline but before the fellowship begins, or who receive their doctorate while in residence, automatically become Postdoctoral Fellows.
  • To be eligible to apply for the 2019-2020 scholar year, Postdoctoral Fellowship applicants should not have received their degree earlier than 2014.

Method of Application

Applicants are required to complete and submit the online Fellowship application form (which includes uploading a Project Proposal; Selected Bibliography; Doctoral Dissertation Plan or Abstract; Curriculum Vitae; Writing Sample; and Confirmation letter by the deadline.

For the best user experience, they strongly recommend use of the Google Chrome browser. You may also use Firefox or Safari. The Internet Explorer 11 (IE) browser is not fully compatible with our portal.

Two letters of recommendation are also required for this application (see Letters of Recommendation below).

Begin a New Application: Create or update your account and password, log in, and begin a new application.

For more information, visit the Official Website

Application Deadline: October 1, 2018

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