Camargo Foundation Core Fellowship Program in France, and applications are submitted till January 13, 2015. The Camargo Foundation has invited applications for four to eleven weeks residential fellowships. Foundation welcomes artists and scholars from all countries, nationalities and career levels to work on specific projects or areas of inquiry. Fellows may work individually or with a collaborator. Fellows are housed in private apartments with kitchens on the Foundation’s campus, all with views of the Mediterranean and the Port of Cassis. A stipend of 600US$ per month is available, as is funding for basic transportation to and from Cassis for the residency. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country): | France
Level:These are four to eleven weeks residential fellowships for artists and scholars.
Field(s): all disciplines
Deadline: January 13, 2015.
Funded By: The Camargo Foundation
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): Camargo Foundation Core Fellowship is targeted for Individuals from all countries and nationalities.
‣ Award No: Not Specified
‣ Scholarship Duration: The Camargo Foundation’s primary program consists of fellowship residencies of four to eleven weeks.
The dates for 2015/2016 are: -Fall 2015: 8 weeks from September 1st to October 27, 2015. -Winter 2016: 4, 8 or 11 weeks starting on January 27, 2016. Applicants can choose between 4 weeks from January 27 to February 24, 2016 or 8 weeks from January 7 to March 23, 2016 or 11 weeks from January 27 to April 13, 2016.
‣ Scholarship covers: Fellows are housed in private apartments with kitchens on the Foundation’s campus, all with views of the Mediterranean and the Port of Cassis. A stipend of 600US$ per month is available, as is coverage of basic travel expenses to and from Cassis. Spouses, partners, and children over six are welcome. Children must be enrolled in and attending school or off-campus activities.
‣ The Camargo Foundation, located in Cassis, France and founded by artist and philanthropist Jerome Hill, is a residential center offering programming in the humanities and the arts.
‣ It offers time and space in a contemplative environment to think, create, and connect. The Foundation encourages the visionary work of scholars, artists, and leading thinkers in the arts and humanities.
‣ The Camargo Foundation welcomes artists and scholars from all countries, nationalities, and career levels to work on specific projects or areas of inquiry.
‣ Camargo Foundation Core Fellowship Applicants must be fluent in English. Fellows may work individually or with a collaborator. The residency experience is enhanced by the quiet campus and the surrounding natural beauty of Cap Canaille and the Calanques national park.
‣ At the same time, Camargo is only a 45-minute drive from Marseille, and near Aix-en-Provence and Arles, which are major centers for arts, culture, and research.
Selection Criteria for Camargo Foundation Core Fellowship
‣ Selection of fellows is based on the quality of the projects and specific areas of inquiry proposed, the quality and significance of the professional accomplishments of the applicant, how relevant a fellowship at Camargo would be to the project or area of inquiry, and the importance of receiving a residency at this stage of the applicant’s career.
‣ Candidacy is open to qualified persons of all nationalities and on a non-discriminatory basis. Committee choices are subject to ratification by the Board of Trustees.
‣ All candidates will be contacted in late April 2015 to let them know the outcome of their application.
‣ The Camargo Foundation regrets that individual feedback on applications is not possible.
‣ Applications are accepted online only.
‣ Scholarship Applications are due on January 13, 2015.
‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.