This scholarship provides an opportunity for a graduate student in art history or similar can carry out professional training in depth at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York, the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao or at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice.
scholar spent a minimum of three months in each site and gain exposure to the operations of the Museum through departments, including training curatorial, education and registration.
grants schedule is as follows (approximate dates):
01/15 until 04/15: Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
05/15 until 07/15: Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
09/15 to 12/15: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
With this scholarship provides an introduction to the unique operational structure of the multinational Museum, as well as practical experience of training in a museum to individuals interested in pursuing a career in the curatorial field. Each fellow receives funding of USD $30,000 (subject to tax).
this scholarship is published in honor to the Baroness Hilla von Rebay, first Director of the Guggenheim Museum, and is made possible by the generous support of the Hilla von Rebay Foundation.
to be able to apply this scholarship, requires a minimum of an MA / MPhil in history of art and related academic fields. You are encouraged and they are welcome to apply for the PhD or recent doctors. Candidates must have fluent English language spoken and written Spanish and Italian. In addition, must send the following materials:
a cover letter.
The Curriculum Vitae.
Two letters of recommendation (if they are not in English must be translated).
Transcripts from all universities which has been studying or working, including certificates of languages where appropriate.
A sample of writing (10 pages) of academic work.
An excerpt from a favorite thesis (if they are not in English, must be translated).
Applications should be sent by email in PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org. Other forms of submission will not be considered. Applicants will be notified of the results of their application at the end of July.