How to Apply: Fellowships & Creative Retreats

The Civita Institute is currently accepting applications for 2022 Fellowships and Creative Retreats. You may apply for one or both of these programs. Please review ALL information for each on the respective program pages on our website. If you have additional questions, please contact us at fellowships@civitainstitute.org 

FELLOWSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE:
February 15, 2022, 11:59 PM Pacific Standard Time —NO EXCEPTIONS.

MEDIA REQUIREMENTS:
Images – Minimum: 0, Maximum: 5  (2 Mb max each image)
Audio – Minimum: 0, Maximum: 3  (provide links)
Video – Minimum: 0, Maximum: 3  (provide links)
Total Media – Minimum: 1, Maximum: 10
Statements of Support: 2

FELLOWSHIP APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Download and complete this Fellowship Application (fillable PDF)
  • Describe how your fellowship proposal responds to the Civita Institute’s Mission, Vision, or founding principles
  • Provide an abstract of your fellowship proposal (250-word maximum)
  • Provide a detailed description of your fellowship proposal that includes your personal ‘fit’ with the unique criterial of the fellowship(s) to which you are applying, any community involvement, education, professional and employment experience, and your ability to complete the proposed project within your proposed timeframe (500 words maximum)
  • Provide work samples (see Media Requirements, above) and a statement of their relevance to your fellowship proposal including a sample number, title of the sample, type of media, date of the sample, dimensions of the sample, and any other information about the work sample that is relevant to your proposed project
  • Provide two Statements of Support and contact information for Supporters 
  • Describe a deliverable(s) that you will provide to the Civita Institute Archive and Collections
  • Completed application
  • Application fee

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CREATIVE RETREAT APPLICATION DEADLINE:
April 1, 2022, 11:59 PM Pacific Standard Time —NO EXCEPTIONS.

MEDIA REQUIREMENTS:
Images – Minimum: 0, Maximum: 5  (2 Mb max each image)
Audio – Minimum: 0, Maximum: 3  (provide links)
Video – Minimum: 0, Maximum: 3  (provide links)
Total Media – Minimum: 1, Maximum: 10
Statements of Support: 2

CREATIVE RETREAT APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Download and complete this Creative Retreat Application (fillable PDF)
  • Describe how your Creative Retreat proposal responds to the Civita Institute’s Mission, Vision, or founding principles
  • Provide an abstract of your proposal (250-word maximum)
  • Provide a detailed description of your proposal and personal experience (500-word maximum)
  • Provide work samples (see Media Requirements, above) and a statement of their relevance to your proposal including a sample number, title of the sample, type of media, date of the sample, dimensions of the sample, and any other information about the work sample that is relevant to your proposed project
  • Describe a deliverable(s) that you will provide to the Civita Institute’s Archive and Collections
  • Completed application
  • Application Fee