Institutional Grants & Fellowships

The Department of Visual Arts encourages students to take advantage of research and funding opportunities offered by the College.

Bowdoin offers a number of opportunities for Visual Arts students interested in furthering their study in art. Due to its creative students and highly engaged faculty, the Visual Arts department has achieved notable success in receiving grants, fellowships, and awards to support artistic production and research into new techniques.

For more information on the following grants and fellowships or help selecting the right opportunity for a project, contact the Office of Student Fellowships and Research.



Recipients receive $480 per week and conduct 8, 9, or 10 weeks of research and learning. First-years, sophomores, and juniors may apply. Current seniors are ineligible.