Mortimer Hays-Brandeis Traveling Fellowship

The Mortimer Hays-Brandeis Traveling Fellowship provides support to students in the visual and fine arts, including art history, conservation, studio art and photography, for travel and living expenses outside the continental United States, Alaska and Hawaii in accordance with a program of study or other activities approved by the fellowship selection committee.

Eligibility Criteria

Must have received an undergraduate degree, no more than three years prior to the start of the fellowship year, from any one of the following institutions: Brandeis University, Boston University, City College of New York/CUNY, Columbia University, Connecticut College, Gallaudet University, Harvard University, Rochester Institute of Technology/NTID, Wesleyan University, Yale University.

Eligibility Limitations


Outside the continental United States, Alaska and Hawaii.

Amount, Duration of Award

The award is $19,000, and the fellowship year runs from July 1 to the following June 30.

Application Requirements

Dates, Deadlines and Notification

Past Brandeis Winners