Posts Tagged ‘Research’

RISCA Grant & Fellowship Applications Now Open

Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) Fellowships: Crafts, Film & Video, Fiction, Photography, Play/Screenwriting, Poetry, and Three Dimensional Art. Guidelines and a link to the online application can be found here. Project Grant for Individuals (PGI): Artists interested in applying for a PGI grant must contact Cristina DiChiera to discuss their proposal. PGI guidelines and a link to […]

Hirst and Van den Eijnde Awarded Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellowships for 2016/2018

RISD Academic Affairs is pleased to announce that Leslie Hirst (Associate Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) has been awarded the Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellowship for 2016/2018 in the Department of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs and  Gwen van den Eijnde (Assistant Professor, Apparel Design) has been awarded the Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellowship for 2016/2018 […]

Call for Nominations: Futures Initiative

The Keck Futures Initiative, a program of the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and the National Academy of Medicine, with the support of the W. M. Keck Foundation, will award $20,000 prizes to individuals or teams who have developed creative, original work that addresses issues and advances in science, engineering, and/or medicine for […]

Yeadon hip protectors enter the marketplace

Yeadon Space Agency, Prevent Products Inc., and Viemeister Industries have partnered to introduce a new hip protector which features advanced foam technology that rapidly absorbs impact shock. Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) worked directly on the project and provided materials expertise on the new foam, which has now been trademarked as PPI-RAP™. The foam is […]

Call for Submissions: Professional Development Fund

The Professional Development Fund was established with a Mellon Foundation Grant to encourage the development of excellence in the fields of art and design. The fund also provides financial support for the extraordinary costs of studio work, for research projects that could not be achieved without additional funding, for the development of publications, and other […]

RISD Research opportunities and updates

Find support for your research, including updates and new funding opportunities at the RISD Research website. While there, search our improved funding database, SPINPlus to receive notifications that match your unique research interests. News This winter session, RISDResearch kicks off its second research group and studio with Cessna/Textron. Faculty and students from three departments will […]

Hirst receives The Clark Huling Fund for Visual Artists

Leslie Hirst (Associate Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) has been awarded the The Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists in 2015. Hirst is one of four US artists and one artist team who were awarded grants to actualize compelling projects. Support from the fund will go toward Hirst’s upcoming solo exhibition at the Lachaise Gallery […]

Graduate Studies-Funded Research Assistantships

2016 SPRING + SUMMER | Graduate Studies-Funded Research Assistantships | faculty application Research Assistants are graduate students engaged in faculty-guided or -directed research. Research Assistantships include compensation for the graduate student, but also are meaningful educational and research experiences and opportunities to contribute to the creation of new knowledge. Research Assistantships are not work-for-hire.   […]

RISD Research opportunities and updates

RISD Research Find support for your research, including updates and new funding opportunities at the RISD Research website. While there, search our improved funding database, SPINPlus to receive notifications that match your unique research interests.   Upcoming Opportunities: Art Works: Creativity Connects What: The NEA is launching a pilot grant opportunity in the Art Works category to support partnerships […]

International Conference on Artistic Research, The Hague

International Conference on Artistic Research, The Hague 28-29 April 2016 Society for Artistic Research University of the Arts The Hague & Leiden University Followed by the General Assembly of the Society for Artistic Research 30 April 2016 Venues: Royal Conservatoire and Royal Academy of Art Conference theme: WRITING KEYNOTE PRESENTATIONS Christa-Maria Lerm Hayes, Professor of […]