Application Instructions

To be considered by the selection committee for the Mortimer Hays–Brandeis Traveling Fellowship, candidates must be nominated by the institution from which they received their undergraduate degree.

Applications for 2021-22 are due January 31, 2021 at 11:59 pm.  The application form is available from your institutional representative.

In addition to the application form, the candidate must submit the following items directly to his or her institutional representative:

  1. One official copy of each undergraduate and graduate transcript.

  2. Two letters of recommendation from individuals who know you and are in a position to discuss the merit and viability of the candidate’s project and your ability to complete the project successfully. Download the letter of recommendation form (PDF).

For candidates submitting proposals in the visual arts or art conservation only:

Fellowship awards are confirmed no later than mid-May of the year in which the fellowship is scheduled to begin.