Image:  R     ock Obs ervation   ,   © Muzi Li Rowe   , 2017

Image: Rock Observation©Muzi Li Rowe, 2017

 

VERMONT STUDIO CENTER'S june 15th, 2018 FELLOWSHIP DEADLINE


Fellowships open to Artists & Writers

VSC / Sustainable Arts Foundation Fellowship
One (1) 2-week fellowship open to artists and writers who are raising young children (under the age of 18). The residency fellowship includes a $1,000 stipend to cover lost income, travel, child care, or other costs related to taking time away from the family.

ELIGIBILITY: Applicants must be able to verify having dependents under the age of 18.

 

VSC Fellowship
Twenty-five (25) VSC fellowships open to ALL artists and writers living and working anywhere in the world. All applicants will be automatically considered for one of these twenty-five unrestricted awards. These awards are for residencies scheduled between September 2018 and May 2019.

Every VSC residency opportunity includes private room, private studio space, all meals, and full access to our schedule of evening programs and events. 

 

 

Special fellowships for visual artists

Marshall Frankel Fellowship for Chicago Artists and SAIC Alumni
One (1) fellowship sponsored by the Marshall Frankel Foundation. This award is open to all Chicago-area artists, as well as faculty and alumni of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

ELIGIBILITY: To be considered for this award, please provide a current Chicagoland address and/or verification of your affiliation with SAIC.

Jon Imber Painting Fellowship
One (1) fellowship in honor of VSC friend and Visiting Artist Jon Imber, who lost his battle with ALS in April 2014. The fellowship will be awarded to a painter whose work embodies the spirit of Jon Imber.

The Oregon Artist Fellowship
Three (3) four-week fellowships open to mid-career artists, age 30 or older, residing in Oregon.

Zeta Orionis Fellowship
One (1) fellowship for a woman 2D visual artist working in painting, who lives and works in the U.S. This award is based on merit.

VSC/Windgate Artist Fellowship
Four (4) fellowships for visual artists working in traditional craft media (clay, fiber, glass, metal, wood). Each fellowship, sponsored by the Windgate Charitable Foundation, includes a $1,050 stipend.

 

 

 

VSC/Pollock-Krasner Foundation Fellowships
Five fellowships (5) for visual artists of outstanding talent from the United States.

Artist Opportunity Fellowships
Three (3) four-week fellowships for visual artists with demonstrable financial need.

ELIGIBILITY: To be considered for this award, applicants must be able to demonstrate financial need.

VSC / National Endowment for the Arts Creative Equity Fellowships
Three (3) fellowships for visual artists of outstanding merit from historically underserved populations, including artists of color and members of the LGBTQ+ community.

Artist’s Resource Trust Fellowships
A special fellowship opportunity for New England visual artists over 35 who demonstrate financial need.

ELIGIBILITY: To be eligible for this award, applicants must currently reside in New England, Columbia County, New York, or northeastern Dutchess County, New York; be able to demonstrate financial need; be 35 or older; and must not have received an A.R.T. award in the last 8 years.

Civil Society Institute Fellowship
One (1) fellowship for a U.S. artist of color with demonstrable financial need. Award includes a $500 travel stipend. Application fee waived for applicants to this award.

ELIGIBILITY: To be considered for this award, applicants must be able to demonstrate financial need.

 

 

Special FELLOWSHIPS FOR WRITERS

The James Merrill Poetry Fellowship
Three (3) Fellowships for American poets with demonstrable need. Each award includes a $500 stipend.

ELIGIBILITY: To be considered for this award, applicants must be able to demonstrate financial need.

Henry David Thoreau Fellowship
One (1) fellowship for a poet whose creative work directly engages environmental issues and embodies the life, work, and spirit of Henry David Thoreau.

ELIGIBILITY: To be considered, please include a brief statement (250 words or less) that describes how your poetry engages environmental issues and embodies the life, work, and spirit of Henry David Thoreau.

UMass Amherst Alumni Fellowship in Poetry
One (1) two-week residency fellowship for alumni of the University of Massachusetts Amherst MFA for Poets and Writers.

Eligibility: This award is for poets who are graduates of the UMass Amherst MFA for Poets and Writers. Please indicate that you are an alum via the Fellowship Eligibility and CV portions of the application.

 

VSC/Cave Canem Fellowship
One (1) 4-week fellowship for a Cave Canem Fellow. Includes $1,000 stipend. The $25 application fee is waived for eligible applicants.

ELIGIBILITY:  Please indicate when you were a Cave Canem Fellow.

VSC/Kundiman Fellowship
One (1) 4-week fellowship for a Kundiman Fellow. Includes $1,000 stipend. The $25 application fee is waived for eligible applicants.

ELIGIBILITY:  Please indicate when you were a Kundiman Fellow.

VSC/Institute for American Indian Arts (IAIA) Creative Writing Fellowship
One (1) 4-week residency open to alumni of the MFA Creative Writing program at the Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) for a residency to be scheduled between October 2018 and August 2019. This award includes roundtrip travel to Vermont Studio Center and a $500 stipend.

ELIGIBILITY: Please indicate when you graduated from the MFA Creative Writing program at IAIA.

 

ADDITIONAL FUNDING RESOURCES

The Vermont Studio Center is proud to offer nearly $1.4 million annually in fellowships and  grant assistance to make residencies possible for approximately 700 artists and writers each year. In addition, there are other sources of support that are not available to VSC but to which you might apply to help fund your residency, such as your local and state arts councils, faculty enrichment grants for university employees, etc.

Here is a partial list of resources outside of the Studio Center’s fellowships, grants, and aid (in PDF format):

Funding Resources for Artists & Writers (download PDF)

Please let us know if you are aware of organizations or programs that support artists and writers. We would love to grow this list of opportunities and will update it annually.

If you're interested in making a contribution to support the artists and writers who come to VSC, please visit www.vermontstudiocenter.org/donate!

February 15th, 2018 VSC FELLOWS

Soo Hyeon Kim, Sculpture, South Korea
Philip Koscak, Installation, Performance, CA
Afabwaje Kurian, Fiction, IA
Suwon Lee, Photography, Panama
Wen Liu, Sculpture, IL
Giulia Livi, Painting, Installation, MD
Emily Mayo, Sculpture, MI
Kate McQuade, Fiction, MA
Isabella Mellado, Painting, PR
Joiri Minaya, Sculpture, NY
Dana Morrison, Sculpture, CA
Evan Morse, Sculpture, MA
Dionis Ortiz, Painting, NY
Destiny Palmer, Painting, MA
Hunter Potter, Painting, NY
Gabriel Ramos, Sculpture, NY
Christine Rebhuhn, Sculpture, NY
Shawna Rodenberg, Non-Fiction, IN
Ricardo Ruiz, Sculpture, TX
K Sarrantonio, Printmaking, NY
Christina Schmid, Non-Fiction, MN
Courtney Sender, Fiction, MD
Kamaria Shepherd, Poetry, CA
Alma Sinai, Printmaking, MA
G. Anthony Svatek, Video, NY
Maria Thomas, Fiction, NY
Jesse Thompson, Painting, Singapore
Cristina Victor, Sculpture, CA
Deirdre White, Painting, CA
Adam Wilner, Sculpture, CO
Eleanor Wright, Poetry, NY
Seung Sung Yang, Sculpture, South Korea
Sarah Zapata, Fibers, NY

Robert Aiosa, Sculpture, FL
Paolo Arao, Painting, NY
Justin Balog, Poetry, MI
Carrick Bell, Video, Germany
Kelly Bjork, Painting, WA
Sari Boren, Non-Fiction, MA
Ursula Burke, Ceramics & Fibers, Northern Ireland
Ryan Chapman, Fiction, NY
Julia Conrad, Non-Fiction, IA
Samuel Corfman, Poetry, IL
Alex Crowley, Poetry, NY
Nathaniel Cummings-Lambert, Sculpture, CA
Bruno Miguel De Ajuda Barros, Painting, Brazil
Amanda Fatemi-Badi, Fiction, NY
Melissa Febos, Non-Fiction, NY
Dorian Fitzgerald, Printmaking, Canada
Santiago Forero, Photography, Colombia
Lauren Francescone, Ceramics, NY
Augusta Funk, Poetry, MI
Hilliary Gabryel, Sculpture, NY
Lori Glavin, Painting, CT
Nicole Gonzalez, Fibers, CA
Basia Goszczynska, Sculpture, NY
Kira Greene, Painting, NY
J.C. Hallman, Non-Fiction, NY
Justin Haynes, Fiction, VA
Tsehaye Hebert, Playwright, Screenplay, IL
Jason Hendrickson, Photography, Canada
Aby Henry, Ceramics, OR
Judith Hertog, Non-Fiction, VT
Patricia Howard, Photography, VA
Hedieh Ilchi, Painting, MD
Gregory Kaplowitz, Painting, CA

 

 

Support for our February 15th, 2018 fellows was generously provided by:

The Association of Literary Scholars, Critics, and Writers (ALSCW); Boston University; friends of Callaloo; the Charles E. and Edna T. Brundage Charitable Foundation; the Civil Society Institute; the Educational Foundation of America; the Helen Frankenthaler Foundation; the Fresh Sound Foundation, in partnership with Cambodian Living Arts; the #GivingTuesday 2017 Alumni Fellowship Fund; the Harpo Foundation; friends of Jon Imber; the Wolf Kahn & Emily Mason Foundation; the Roger Smith Hotel; the Hedda Sterne Foundation; the Two West Foundation; the Windgate Charitable Foundation; the University of Michigan Helen Zell Writers' Program; and numerous private supporters of the arts.

october 1st, 2017 VSC FELLOWS

Gabriel Houck, Fiction, NE
Genevieve Hudson, Nonfiction, Netherlands
Lori Kella, Photography, OH
Nicholas King, Painting, NH
Christopher Linforth, Fiction, OK
Nathan Margoni, Painting, MI
Patrick McCarthy, Playwright/Screenplay, NY
Lynne McDaniel, Painting, CA
Rangi McNeil, Poetry, NY
Sarah Minor, Nonfiction, IA
Jenny Molberg, Poetry, TX
Alina Perez, Painting, RI
Kat Ryals, Sculpture, NY
Roberto Santiago, Poetry, CA
Geraldine Schwindt, Printmaking, Argentina
Alisa Sikelianos-Carter, Painting, NY
Avia Tadmor, Poetry, NY
Soonae Tark, Painting, NY
Maureen Traverse, Fiction, OH
Spencer Wise, Fiction, FL
Zhiyaun Yang, Photography, NY
Ashley Yang-Thompson, Painting, NY
Amia Yokoyama, Sculpture/Video, NY
Pam Zhang, Fiction, CA
Xiaoqing Zhu Video Art, IL
Rachel Zucker, Poetry, NY

 

Keegan Adams, Printmaking, OH
Jen Aitken, Sculpture, ON
Mike Alberti, Fiction, MN
Margery Amdur, Sculpture, PA
Mario Ariza , Poetry, NY    
Renz Baluyot, Painting, Philippines
Maria Alejandra Barrios, Fiction, Colombia
Cara Bayles, Fiction, CA
Katie Bethune-Leamen, Sculpture, ON, Canada
Leslie Blanco, Fiction, CA                 
Jamel Brinkley, Fiction, WI
Kevin Brisco, Painting, LA
Michael Cardinali, Photography, MA
Dennis Carroll, Printmaking, CT
Evin Collis, Painting, MB, Canada
Annson Conaway, Sculpture, PA
Shannon Cram, Nonfiction, WA
Chekwube Danladi, Poetry, IL
Anna Fine Foer, Collage, MD
Peter Flemming, Sculpture, PQ, Canada
April Freely, Poetry, OH
Karolina Gnatowski, Sculpture
Adrian Gouet, Painting, Chile
Todd Gronsdahl, Sculpture, SK, Canada
Lynda Harwood-Swenson, Printmaking, WA
Grace Haynes, Painting, CA
K.A. Hays, Poetry, PA

 

Support for our October 1st, 2017 fellows was generously provided by:

The Bread Loaf Writers’ Conferences; the Civil Society Institute; the Clowes Fund; the Educational Foundation of America; the Helen Frankenthaler Foundation; the Rona Jaffe Foundation; and the Ohio Arts Council; as well as numerous private individuals who provided support for the Jerry Shore Fellowship for Women Sculptors, the Susanna Colloredo Environmental Writing Fellowship, the James Carroll Fellowship, the Dohrn Zachai Fellowship, the Lukas Riveros Amani Fellowship, VSC Fellowships open to all, and the #GivingTuesday Alumni Fellowship.

2017 HENRY LUCE FOUNDATION CHINESE POETRY & TRANSLATION FELLOWS

Han Bo, Poetry, Shanghai, China   
Catherine Platt, Translation, NJ, US  

Yoyo Yu, Poetry, Chengdu, China  
Henry Zhang, Translator, Beijing, China 

Mary Bradley, Translation, Hong Kong     
Matthew Cheng, Poetry, Hong Kong     

Wang, Yin, Poetry, Shanghai, China     
Andrea Lingenfelter, Translation, CA

Qinyun Zhu, Poetry, Shanghai, China              
Stephen Nashef, Translation, Guangzhou, China

June 15th, 2017 VSC FELLOWS

Mary Magsamen, Photo/Sculpture/Installation, TX
Mary McMyne, Fiction, MI
Mark Mitchell, Sculpture/Performance/Video, WA
Yue Nakayama, Video, TX
Xin Ni, Video, Performance/Video, MD
Delaney Nolan, Fiction, NC
Wendy Oleson, Fiction, WA
Leah Osowski, Poetry, PA
Brenda Peynado, Fiction, OH
Fatima Policarpo, Nonfiction, CA
Jeremy Rourke, Video/Performance, CA
June Sanregret, Sculpture/Installation, NY
Lucas Schaefer, Fiction, TX
Juliet Shen, Painter, WA
Jessica Smith, Nonfiction, TX
Angela So, Fiction, TX
James Southard, Photography/Video, KY
Katherine Toukhy, Painting/Performance, NY
Lance Turner, Painting/Installation, TN
Lindsey Webb, Nonfiction, MA
Erin Woodbrey, Painting/Sculpture/Installation, MA
Jasmine Yeh, Video/Performance, NY
Hyojin Yoo, Sculpture/Video, F 32, NY
Bassem Yousri, Installation/Sculpture, Egypt

 

Gaspar Acebo, Sculpture/Installation, Argentina
Sobia Ahmad, Painting/Video, MD
Caylin Capra-Thomas, Poetry, FL
Laura Carlson, Sculpture/Installation, PA
Glynn Cartledge, Painting, NV
Cristobal Cea, Sculpture/Video, NY
Bonnie Chau, Fiction, NY
Cat Chiu Phillips, Sculpture, CA
Rafael Corzo, Sculpture, NY
Kimberly Elkins, Fiction, NY
Anita Enriquez, Sculpture/Performance, CA
Janet Goldner, Sculpture/Installation, NY
Donna Gordon, Fiction, MA
Alexander Hanson, Sculpture/Installation, AR
Jonathan Herrera, Printmaking/Installation, IL
Stephen Hillerbrand, Photo, Sculpture/Installation, TX
Andrew Hladky, Painting, PA
Brionne Janae, Poetry, MA
Andrew Johnson, Nonfiction, MO
Amal Khan, Sculpture/Performance, NY
Carlene Kucharczyk, Poetry, CT
Fei Li, Drawing/Installation NY
Lucy Lindsey, Video/Installation/Performance, CT

 

 

Support for our June 15th, 2017 fellows was generously provided by:

The David Bermant Foundation, the Civil Society Institute, the Marshal Frankel Foundation, the #GivingTuesday 2016 Alumni Fellowship Fund, friends of Jon Imber, the Institute for American Indian Arts (IAIA), the National Endowment for the Arts, the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, the Rachel Foundation, the Sustainable Arts Foundation, UMass Amherst, and numerous private individual supporters of the arts.

2017 VSC Creative Access FELLOWS

Catherine Peterson,  Sculpture, MI
Elizabeth A Sachs, Non-fiction, NY

 Mark  Braunstein, Fiction, CT
John Greiner, Painting, OH


The Creative Access Fellowship Program for artists & writers with spinal cord injury is offered in partnership with the Alliance of Artists Communities. In 2017, 12 Creative Access fellowships were awarded across the program's 4 consortium members (VSC, Playa, Ragdale, and SFAI).

February 15th, 2017 VSC FELLOWS

Elsie Kagan, Painting, NY
Megan Kalinowski, Painting, NY
Raghu Karnad, Fiction, India
Liu Shuwei, Photography and Video, China
Sonya Larson, Fiction, MA
Jeanne Lorenz, Painting and Installation, CA
Naima Lowe, Video, WA
Cole Lu, Sculpture, Video and Installation, MO
Tanea Lunsford, Fiction, CA  
Ezra Masch, Video, Performance and Installation, NY
Kristin Mills, Video, PA
Jonah Mixon-Webster, Poetry, IL
Marilyn Montufar, Photography, WA  
Susanna Morse, Painting and Drawing, CA
Matthias Neumann, Installation, NY
Soledad Pinto, Video, Audio and Installation , Chile
Cameron Quevedo, Video, TX
Lisa Rybovich Crallé, Sculpture, CA
Verity Sayles, Non-fiction, WA
Sok Song, Sculpture, NY
Kelly Sundberg, Non-fiction, OH
Vu Tran, Fiction, IL
Jeremy Underwood, Photography and Installation, MO
Ashley Williams, painting, CO
Ezra Wube, Painting, NY
Bohyun Yoon, Sculpture and Installation, NJ
Mario Alberto Zambrano, Non-fiction, TX
Andrew Zimmerman, Sculpture, NJ

Fatimah Asghar, Poetry, MI
Jasmine Bailey, Poetry, TX
Simone Bailey, Sculpture, NY
Steve Bellin-Oka, Poetry, NM
Franny Choi, Poetry, MI
Gerald Clarke, Sculpture, CA
Mia Corollo Cross, Painting, MA
Ora DeKornfeld, Video, NY
Camilo Diaz de Villalvilla, Sculpture and Drawing, Cuba
Randalf Dilla, Mixed Media, Philippines
John Estes, Fiction, OH
Lia Farnsworth, Video, UT
Anna Fine Foer, Painting, MD
Ryan Flores, Sculpture, CA
Leslie Fry, Sculpture, VT
Misty Gamble, Sculpture, CA
Katherine Gibbel, Poetry, IA
Chelsea Gilmore, Sculpture, CO
Sarah Green, Poetry, MN
Luca Grimaldi, Painting, Germany
Anne Guidry, Fiction, MN
Kate Hanson Foster, Poetry MA
Jack Henry, Sculpture, NY
Chaja Hertog, Photography and Video, Netherlands
Jonathan Holland, Poetry, MI
Ladee Hubbard, Fiction, LA
Christopher Paul Jordan, Sculpture, WA
Liz Johnson, Poetry, CA

 

Support for our February 15th, 2017 fellows was generously provided by:

The Association of Literary Scholars, Critics, and Writers (ALSCW); Boston University; Callaloo; the Civil Society Institute; the Forstmann Foundation; the #GivingTuesday 2016 Alumni Fellowship Fund; the Harpo Foundation; friends of Jon Imber; the Robert Lehman Foundation; the Marin Community Foundation; the National Endowment for the Arts; friends of Grace Paley; the Roger Smith Hotel; the University of Michigan Helen Zell Writers' Program; and numerous private individual supporters of the arts.

October 1st, 2016 VSC FELLOWS

Clowes Fund Fellowships

Bianca Giaever , Photography, WA  
Melanie Pennington, Sculpture, IN
Jessica Tam, Painting, MA         
Lauryn Welch, Painting, NH

Creative Access Fellowship

Kelin Loe, Poetry, MA

James Merrill Poetry Fellowships

Charity Coleman, Poetry, NY
Thomas Dooley, Poetry, NY
Keith Wilson, Poetry, IL

Lukas Riveros Amani Fellowship

Ahimsa Timoteo Bodhran, Poetry, MI

Marin Foundation Fellowships

Jamie Kinroy, Painting, United Kingdom,
Julie Lindell, Sculpture, NY

Mountain State Fellowship

Catherine Moore, Non-fiction, WV

Ohio Arts Council Fellowships

Elizabeth Emery, painting, OH

Jody Rambo, Poetry, OH

Rona Jaffe Foundation Fellowship

Mary Mann, Non-fiction, NY

Susanna Colloredo Environmental Writing Fellowship

William Powers, Non-fiction, Boliva

Vermont College of Fine Arts Fellowship

Lu Heintz, Sculpture, RI

Vermont Studio Center (VSC) Fellowships

Max Adrian, Painting, MO
Sarah Ahmad, Sculpture, TN
Hala Alyan, Poetry, NY
Amanda Anderson, Fiction, VT
Lesley Arimah, Fiction, MN
Natalie Baxter, Sculpture, NY
Alex Braden, Sculpture, DC
Pamela Daum, Fiction, OH
Liza Flum, Poetry, NY
Risa Hricovsky, Sculpture, IL
Kim Charles Kay, Installation, NY
Jesse Krimes, Painting, PA
Aida Lizalde-Rios, Sculpture, CA
Mei Wa Lo, Poetry, HI
Brett Lysene, Painting, ND
Noelle Mason, Sculpture, FL
Sophie Miles, Poetry, PA
Maria Molteni. Painting, MA
Tadeo Muleiro, Sculpture, Argentina
Zachary Orcutt, Sculpture, WV
Osel Jessica Plante, Poetry, FL
Paula Salas, Painting, Chile
Judy Shintani, Sculpture, CA
Celeste Wilson, Sculpture, NY

VSC / Wolf Kahn Fellowship

Cheyenne Julien, Painting, NY

VSC / Emily Mason Fellowship

Kira Buckel, Painting, NY

Artist’s Resource Trust Fellowships

Kelly Popoff, Painting, MA

Bloomsburg University Faculty Fellowship

Dave Kube, Photography, PA

Civil Society Institute Fellowship  

Cheryl R. Riley, Sculpture, N

 

JUNE 15TH, 2016 VSC FELLOWS

Jon Imber Fellowship  

Scott Everingham, Painting, ON, Canada

VSC/Kundiman Fellowship  

Bushra Rahman, Fiction, NY

Marshall Frankel Fellowship for Chicago Artists and SAIC Alumni  

Samantha Hill, Photography and Installation, IL

Oregon Artists Fellowships

Damien Gilley, Painting, OR
Ralph Pugay, Painting, OR

Sustainable Arts Foundation Fellowships  

Donald Morgan, Sculpture, OR
Amy Parker, Fiction, IA

VSC/Cave Canem Fellowship  

Geffrey Davis, Poetry, AR

VSC/Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) Creative Writing Fellowship  

Terese Mailhot, Non-fiction, NM

Henry David Thoreau Fellowship

Kristin George Bagdanov, Poetry, CA

VSC/Pollock-Krasner Foundation Fellowships  

Antonius Bui, Printmaking, TX
Nina Elder, Painting and Drawing, NM
Sean Hurley, Printmaking, IN
Kathryn Lien, Sculpture and Installation, PA
Billy Sims, Sculpture and Video, IL 

Windgate Craft Artists Fellowships

Timothy Gonchoroff, Sculpture / Fiber, VA
Keren Lowell, Sculpture / Fiber, AK
Maria Fernanda Nunez, Sculpture / Metal, CA
Kimberly Winkle, Sculpture / Wood, TN 

Zeta Orionis Fellowship  

Marcelyn McNeil, Painting, TX  

Vermont Studio Center (VSC) Fellowships

Theresa Anderson, Sculpture, CO
Aideen Barry, Sculpture, Ireland
Kirstin Butler, Non-fiction, MA
Tanya Chaly, Painting, NY
Corey Conell, Painting, OH Lauren Fulton, Non-fiction, CO
Shamala Gallagher, Non-fiction, GA
Bernard Grant, Fiction, OH
Cynthia Gunadi, Fiction, MA
Stephen Hanley, Painting, CT
Madelyne Harmon, Painting, CT
Jesse Harrod, Painting / Fiber, PA
Marco Hernandez, Printmaking, KS
Soren Hope, Painting, NY
Allison Malinsky Vilalta, Painting, Spain
Lucas Martinez Graullera, Printmaking, Spain
Sarah McColl, Non-fiction, NY
Jon Mozes, Fiction, NC
Brittany Rudolf, Sculpture, IN
Brenda Peynado, Fiction, OH
Jennifer Perrine, Poetry, IA
Marcos Sanchez, Painting, Chile
Sadia Shepard, Fiction, NY
Sophia Starling, Printmaking, United Kingdom
Ashley Thompson, Painting, NY
Martha Whittington, Sculpture, GA

Civil Society Institute Fellowship  

Lachelle Workman, Photography and Installation, CT

Emerging Artists Fellowships supported by the National Endowment for the Arts

Mikko Harvey, Poetry, OH
Carl E. Hazlewood, Mixed Media, NY
Julia Kwon, Painting, MA
Nathaniel Schmookler, Fiction, VA

James Merrill Poetry Fellowships  

Leslieann Hobayan, Poetry, NJ
Hieu Minh Nguyen, Poetry, MN
Casey Patrick, Poetry, MN 

Grace Paley Fiction Fellowship  

Swati Khurana, Fiction, NY

2016 HENRY LUCE FOUNDATION CHINESE POETRY & TRANSLATION FELLOWS

Jiang Hao, Poetry, Haikou, China
Chenxin Jiang, Translation, Shanghai, China

Jiang Tao, Poetry, Beijing, China
Josh Stenberg, Translation, Vancouver, Canada

Sun Yi, Poetry, Poetry, New York, NY
Brian Holton, Translation, Roxburghshire, UK

Xiao Kaiyu, Poetry, Shanghai, China
Christopher Lupke, Translation, Pullman, WA

Amang Hung, Poetry, New Taipei City, Taiwan
Stephen Bradbury, Translation, Taipei, Taiwan

FEBRUARY 15, 2016 VSC FELLOW

#GivingTuesday VSC Alumni Fellowships

Anke Becker, drawing, Germany
Kate Folk, fiction, CA

Harpo Foundation Native American Fellowships  

Tom GreyEyes, painting, CA
Jeremy Dennis, photography, PA

Jon Imber Painting Fellowship

Michael Lehman, painting, NY

James Merrill Poetry Fellowships

Nicole Balin,  poetry, IA  
Laura Maher, poetry, AZ  
Nora Hickey, poetry, NM

Oregon Artist Fellowships

Jess Perlitz, sculpture, OR
Rachel Harvey, painting, OR

Zeta Orionis Fellowship

Janice Caswell, painting, NY

Hedda Sterne Fellowship

Hannah Barnes, painting, IN

The Swan Fellowship

Jennilie Brewster, nonfiction, MD

UMass Amherst Alumni Fellowship in Poetry

Gale Thompson, poetry, SC

VSC / Callaloo Writing Fellowship

Taylor Johnson, poetry, MD

Voices Rising Fellowship

Nina Yeboah, fiction, IL

Windgate Craft Artists Fellowships

Zhang Xia, sculpture, MD
Jesse Ring, sculpture, KS
Serra Victoria Bothwell Fels, sculpture, NY
Tali Weinberg, fiber, CA

Helen Zell Residency Fellowships

Sierra Brown, poetry, MI
Marlin Jenkins, poetry, MI

Vermont Studio Center (VSC) Fellowships

Diksha Basu, fiction, DC
Amelia Brunskill, fiction, IL
Carrie Dickason, painting, installation, VT
Svea Ferguson, sculpture, Calgary
Leah Guadagnoli, painting, NY
Rochelle Hurt, poetry, OH
Galen Jackson, sculpture, CA
Leekyung Kang, printmaking, Korea
Kyungjin Kim, sculpture, IL
Mo Kong, sculpture, NY
Logan Lape, sculpture , NY
Beth Livermore, nonfiction, NJ
Maxim Loskutoff, fiction, MT
Gita Mammen, poetry, Australia
Caroline Mar, poetry, CA
Helina Metaferia, sculpture, performance, CA
Dorene O'Brien, fiction, MI
Martina Potratz, playwright, NY
Antonia Kuo Robins, photography, NY
Alexander Rosenberg, sculpture, PA
Hannah Rowan, painting, installation, United Kingdom
Michael Rocco Ruglio-Misurell, sculpture, Germany
Anna Ross, poetry, MA
Sophia Starling, sculpture, United Kingdom
Levester Williams, sculpture, VA
Thomas Wixo, painting, MN
Qian Zhao, photography, China

Artists Supporting Artists Fellowships

Mairikke Dau, painting, NY
Sasha Pierce, painting, Canada
David Williams, printmaking, NY

The Association of Literary Scholars,
Critics, and Writers (ALSCW) Fellowship

Katherine Lim, fiction, United Kingdom

Boston University Fellowship  

Jacqueline Feng, painting, CA

Civil Society Institute Fellowship

Jaz Graf, printmaking, installation, NJ

Concordia University Fellowships
Charles C. Gurd Artist Residency Awards for Concordia University

Eva Mayer, sculpture, Canada

Concordia University Fine Arts Residency Award  

Trevor Gould, sculpture, Canada

OCTOBER 1ST, 2015 VSC FELLOWS

Civil Society Institute Fellow

Brian Gaither, painting, PA

Clowes Fund Fellows

Laura Chasman, painting, MA
Katherine Doyle, sculpture, NH
Judy Haberl,sculpture, installation, MA
Joe Rudko, mixed media, photography, WA
Carrie Mae Smith, painting, IN

Rona Jaffe Foundation Fellowship

April Freely, non-fiction, OH

Marin Foundation Fellows

Ryan Miller, photography, United Kingdom
Chris Zirbes, sculpture, AL

James Merrill Poetry Fellowships

Paul Asta, poetry, IL
William Brewer, poetry, WV
Shira Erlichman, poetry, NY

Ohio Arts Council Fellows

 Michael May, drawing, OH
Sarah Nordgren, poetry, OH

Vermont College of Fine Arts Fellow

Elizabeth Magee, painting, OR 

Windgate Craft Artists Fellows

 Rachel Duvall, fiber, CA
Sophie Glenn, metal, CA
Mary Grisey, fiber, IL
Anthony Sonnenberg, ceramic/installation, TX 

Vermont Studio Center (VSC) Fellowships
Wolf Kahn Fellowship
William Blake, painting, IL

Emily Mason Fellowship
Sarah Treharne, painting, NJ

Robert Aiosa, sculpture, FL  
Michelle Brittan, poetry, CA
Kevin Curry, sculpture, CO
Eva Davidova, video, performance, NY
Emily Geminder, fiction, NY
Christine Hennessy, fiction, NC   
Gabrielle Hovendon, fiction, GA  
Amy Jenkins, video, NH
Sarah Kabot, sculpture, OH
Kirsten Kaschock, poetry, PA  2
James Kienitz Wilkins, film, NY
Diego Lama, video, Peru
Ofra Lapid, photography, Israel
Frances Lee, painting, OH
Yuki Maruyama, sculpture, drawing, CA
Hannah Oberman-Breindel, poetry, MA
Wendy Oleson, fiction, WA
Courtney Puckett, sculpture, NY
Jenny Robinson, printmaking, CA  
Chet’la Sebree, poetry, PA
Johns Steck, Jr., photography, IL
Cedric Tai, sculpture, installation, MI
Anthony Tognazzini, fiction, NY  
Kara van de Graaf, poetry, WI
Amy Woolard, poetry, VA
Alex Yudzon, photography, NY

Artist’s Resource Trust Fellow

Andrea Sulzer, sculpture, ME

JUNE 15TH, 2015 VSC FELLOWS

James Merrill Poetry Fellowships

Rebecca Dunham, poetry, WI
Heidi Reszies, poetry, VA
Lindsay Tigue, poetry, GA

Mountain State Fellowship

Eric Cipriani, fiction, WV

NEA Social Practice School Arts Residency Fellowships

Charlie Michaels, sculpture, MI            
Sok Song, sculpture, NY

Grace Paley Fiction Fellowship

Sonya Larson, fiction, MA

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Fellowships

Tom Chet Hausken, painting, WA
Danielle Mysliwiec, painting, MD
Allison Tierney, painting, SC
Nichole van Beek, painting, NY
William Vannerson, sculpture, MO

Sustainable Arts Foundation Fellowships

Christian Schmit, sculpture, KY
Jay Thompson, poetry, WA

Henry David Thoreau Fellowship

Brian Teare, poetry, PA

VSC/Cave Canem Fellowship

Christian Campbell, non-fiction, ON, Canada

VSC/Kundiman Fellowship

Meng Jin, fiction, NY

Windgate Craft Artists Fellowships

Dennis Ritter, sculpture (clay), NY
William Ransom, sculpture (wood), CA
Christine Mauersberger, sculpture (fiber), OH
Hilary Wang, sculpture (clay/glass), RI

Zeta Orionis Fellowship

Carolyn Case, painting, MD

Vermont Studio Center (VSC) Fellowships

Val Britton, painting/installation, CA,
Essie Chambers, fiction, NY
Henry Glavin, painting, CT
Kathie Halfin, sculpture, Gush Dan, Israel
Daniel Horowitz, painting, NY
Enkay Iguh, fiction, NY
Bahareh Karamifar, sculpture, FL
Hannah H. Kim, fiction, CA
Kendra Langford Shaw, fiction, MT
Céline Lastennet, sculpture, Saint-Pierre-Roche, France
Nicole Maloof, painting, NY
Sally Wen Mao, poetry, NY
Gabriel Pionkowski, painting, WI
Bryan Reedy, sculpture, NY
Eleanor Richards, sculpture, NC
Samnang Riebe, painting, MA
Mia Rosenthal, painting, PA
Robin Schaer, poetry, NY
Ben Schwab, painting, NY
Victoria Shaheen, sculpture, DC
Soo Shin, sculpture, IL
Julia Talcott, MP, MA
Emily Tuszynska, poetry, VA
Advait Ubhayakar, fiction, NJ
Kristine Uyeda, poetry, MI
Janet Werner, painting, QC, Canada
Jayoung Yoon, painting, NY

David Bermant Foundation Fellowship

Jeffrey Snyder, sculpture, NJ

Civil Society Institute Fellowship

Genesis Baez, painting, MA

Susanna Colloredo Environmental Writing Fellowship

Cedar Brant, poetry, MT

Creative Access Writing Fellowship            

Ruchika Tomar, fiction, NY
Harriotte Hurie, non-fiction, MA

Marshall Frankel Fellowship for Chicago Artists and SAIC Alumni

Alex Chitty, sculpture, IL

2015 HENRY LUCE FOUNDATION CHINESE POETRY & TRANSLATION FELLOWS

Song Lin, poetry, Dali, China
Yu-Han Chao, translation, Merced, CA  

Ji Mu Lang Ge, poetry, Chengdu, China
He Xiao Zhu, poetry, Chengdu, China
David Dayton, translation, Sacramento, CA

Cao Shuying, poetry, Hong Kong
Andrea Lingenfelter, translation, Kensington, CA 

Ye Mimi, poetry, Taipei, Taiwan
Steve Bradbury, translation, Ft. White, FL 

Yang Xiaobin, poetry, Taipei, Taiwan
Canaan Morse, translation, Beijing, China

Tang Siu Wa, poetry, Hong Kong
Jennifer Feeley, translation, South Lyon, MI 

FEBRUARY 15TH, 2015 VSC FELLOWS

#GivingTuesday Alumni Fellowship

Lania Knight, fiction, IL
Jessica Maffia, drawing, NY            

Harpo Foundation Native American Fellowships

Rachel Mulvihill, painting, AK
James Angello, sculpture, CA

Hemera Foundation Tending Space Fellowships

Jesse Bercowetz, sculpture, NY
Sebastian Collett, photography, NC
Jinzhe Cui, video/drawing, AB, Canada
Sherre deLys, sound art/installation,  Australia
Jonathan Harris, digital, NY
Noa Jones, fiction, NY
Nancy Kates, film, CA
Ha-Yang Kim, music composition, WA
Allison Svoboda, painting, IL
Itoro Udofia, writing, performance, CA 

James Merrill Poetry Fellowships

Adam Fell, poetry, WI
Russell Dillon, poetry, NY
Emily Vizzo, poetry, CA

The Swan Fellowship

Monica Raymond, poetry, MA

UMass Amherst Alumni Fellowship in Poetry

Leora Fridman, poetry, MA

Voices Rising Fellowship

Gwendolyn Mintz, fiction, NM

Helen Zell Residency Fellowships

Hannah Webster, poetry, MI
Warner Wood, poetry, MI

Zeta Orionis Fellowship

Laura Moriarty, painting, NY

Zoland Poetry Fellowships

Jennifer Murray, fiction, CT  
Tafisha Edwards, poetry, DC  
Nick Harp, poetry, MI

Vermont Studio Center (VSC) Fellowships

DeMisty Bellinger-Delfel, poetry, MA
Emilie Bernard, drawing, QC, Canada         
Allison Davis, poetry, CA
Francis Davis, fiction, MT, 
Douglas Degges, painting, IA
Nikita Deshpande, fiction, Mumbai, India
Don Edler, sculpture, CA
Aaron Francis, fiction, CA
Dan Gunn, sculpture, IL
Megan Harrison, painting, TX
Jenalee Harmon, sculpture, CA
Andrew Hladky, painting, London, Great Britain
Lillian Hoover, painting, MD
Julie Iromuanya, fiction, IL
Sara Jiminez, sculpture, NY
Lauren Kalman, sculpture, MI
Woomin Kim, sculpture, IL
Andrew Mister, drawing, mixed-media, NY
Melanie Pankau, painting, IL,
Brittany Powell, photography, CA    
Su Smallen, poetry, MN  
Anna Vodicka, non-fiction, WA
Thomas Wharton, painting, GA
Cosmo Whyte, drawing, mixed-media, MI
Tyler Wilkinson, painting, IN

The Association of Literary Scholars, Critics, and Writers (ALSCW) Fellowship

Clare Wu, fiction, MD

Artists Supporting Artists

Reiko Hamano, sculpture, NY  
Michael Koliner, sculpture, PA

Boston University Fellowship

Roeya Amigh, mixed-media, NY

Civil Society Institute Fellowship

Mindy Magyar, sculpture, DC

Concordia University Fellowships
Charles C. Gurd Artist Residency Awards for Concordia University
Jeanette Johns, printmaking, QC, Canada  

Concordia University Fine Arts Residency Award 
Adrian Norvid, painting, QC, Canada