2014 Rome Prize Fellowship
By the end of the summer, The American Academy in Rome will make available the application form for the Rome Prize competition.
The American Academy in Rome is the oldest American overseas center for independent study and advanced research in the arts and the humanities. For one hundred years the Academy’s eleven acre center in Rome has provided an inspiring environment for those who practice the fine and liberal arts.
The Rome Prize is awarded annually to about thirty candidates, each selected by a jury of distinguished peers through a national competition. The winners are invited to Rome to pursue their work for periods ranging from six months to two years. They are provided with stipends, residential accommodation, meals, private studies or studios, and most important, an atmosphere conducive to intellectual and artistic freedom, interdisciplinary exchange, and innovation.
Fellowships are awarded in the following fields: Architecture, Design, Historic Preservation & Conservation, Landscape Architecture, Literature, Musical Composition, Visual Arts, Ancient Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance & Early Modern Studies, Modern Italian Studies. The application deadline is November 1, 2013. To apply visit www.aarome.org.