Room and board, a study or studio, and a stipend. Stipends for six-month fellowships are $15,000 and stipends for eleven-month fellowships are $27,000.
Artists have to cover their accommodation and travel costs for the Visiting Artists programme.
Applicants must be US citizens for the Rome Prize.
For further information, or to apply, visit the Academy’s website at www.aarome.org or contact the American Academy in Rome, 7 East 60 Street, New York, NY 10022, Att: Programs. Please state specific field of interest when requesting information. The Rome Prize competition is underwritten in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Please note that there is an extra fee for the later application date (Nov. 15).
Established in 1894 and chartered by an Act of Congress in 1905, the American Academy in Rome is a center that sustains independent artistic pursuits and humanistic studies.
The American Academy in Rome currently invites applications for the Rome Prize competition. The Academy offers up to thirty fellowships for periods ranging from six months to two years.
Fellowships are awarded in the following fields:
The American Academy in Rome is also open for visiting artists and scholars of all nationalities for stays between 2 weeks and 3 months. You can apply at any time for the visiting artists programme, however there are 3 deadlines per year: May 31: for stays from mid- September through December, September 30: January through April and January 31: May through July.
Rome Prize winners reside at the Academy’s eleven-acre center in Rome. Housing includes room and board. For fellows with children, apartments are available at a subsidized rate.
Rome Prize Fellows in the Visual Arts, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Design, and Historic Preservation are provided with large, well-lit studios. Fellows in Musical Composition are provided with music studios containing a piano. Fellows in the Humanities are provided with separate studies.
Situated on the Janiculum, Rome's highest hill
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