The 2016 Bertha Anolic Memorial Visual Arts Israel Travel Award
WHAT IS THE AWARD? The sum of $2,000 will be awarded to a Jewish student who has a particular interest in the visual arts, and in Israel, to facilitate an independent study trip to Israel.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: April 15, 2016
ANNOUNCEMENT OF WINNER: May 30, 2016
WHO MAY APPLY: ANY JEWISH STUDENT, JUNIOR, SENIOR, OR GRADUATE STUDENT, STUDYING IN A DEGREE GRANTING DEPARTMENT OF FINE ARTS, ACADEMICALLY ACCREDITED ART SCHOOL OR JEWISH STUDIES COLLEGE PROGRAM: While applicants must demonstrate a sincere interest in the visual arts (by avocation or profession), and a Jewish perspective towards the creative process, you do not have to be an art student to apply.
WHAT WILL THE AWARD FUND? The award may be used for independent study in the visual arts in Israel. The award may be used towards funding museum visits, independent art historical research, studio work, materials, professional consultation, art travel, etc.
WHAT WILL THE AWARD NOT FUND? The award will not pay for tuition for any program or course of study. The award is NOT for performing arts.
WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW? The award is $2,000. Of that amount $1,750 will be paid once the winner has formulated a plan for travel to Israel. The final $250 will be paid after the trip, once a brief written report is submitted.
WHAT ELSE? Any published or exhibited image or research that was facilitated by the Anolic Award must acknowledge the award.
THIS AWARD IS ADMININSTERED BY HILLEL OF GREATER PHILADELPHIA