Freer|Sackler: Anne van Biema Fellowship

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December 15, 2017
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies

Anne van Biema Fellowship

Supporting excellence in research in the Japanese visual arts

Deadline December 15

Smithsonian’s Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery welcome applications for the Anne van Biema Fellowship for research and publication on Japanese visual arts. The successful candidate will work in the museum with access to our world-class collections, library and archives.

This award is intended for scholars internationally at the post-doctoral and senior levels for periods ranging from two to nine months. Stipend are determined by length of appointment with a maximum stipend of $37,800 for nine months. Proposals need not be limited to the field of Art History. Interdisciplinary proposals will be considered if they have a primary focus on the visual arts of Japan.

Deadline for application is December 15, 2017.

Notification of awards will take place on February 15, 2018. Appointments begin between September 1 and December 1 of the same calendar year.

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Zeynep Simavi

Program Specialist

Public and Scholarly Engagement

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery 




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