- Country: Germany
- Financial coverage: Fully Funded
- Open to: All countries
- Deadline: November 30, 2021
Akademie Schloss Solitude fellowship program in Germany is an amazing residential fellowship opportunity offered in various areas. Scholars artists, scientists, and business representatives from throughout the world are invited to apply for fellowships in the following fields:
- Visual arts and media: Painting, sculpture, drawing, installation, cinema, video, printing, ceramics, textiles, and performance are all examples of this.
- AURAL & PHYSICAL – Music and performance arts: Music, interpretation and composition, sound installation, dance, choreography, drama, theatre, music theatre, dramaturgy, sound performance, and directing are all examples of this.
- Digital Solitude: Digital art, gaming, hacking, computing, programming, web-based video creation and installation, digital journalism, and digital publication are all examples of digital art.
- Architecture and design: Architecture, urban planning, landscape architecture, applied arts, fashion design, costume design, design, stage design, product design, and furniture design are among the disciplines covered.
- Language and literature: Incorporates all written forms of German-language and foreign literature (dramatic texts, lyric poetry, prose, essay, and translation).
- Education, mediation, theory, art criticism, critical theory, curation, art education, and socially involved art are included.
- Art, science & business/Humanities, social, natural and economic sciences Philosophy, anthropology, biology, botany, physics, mathematics, computer science, cultural studies, ecology, gender studies, history, law, public policy, medicine, political science and political theory, psychology, sociology, economics, and finance are just a few of the disciplines covered.
Since its inception in 1990, Akademie Schloss Solitude has supported over 1,400 young artists from over 120 countries as part of its international Artist-in-Residence Program. It generates a close-knit, worldwide, and transdisciplinary Solitude alumni network that grows year after year. The duration of the scholarship in Germany is usually 6 months, 9 months and 12 months.
Here are the criteria for the Solitude fellowship program:
- Candidates must be under the age of 40 years.
- Candidates must have completed their bachelor’s or master’s degrees.
- Candidates enrolled in a Ph.D. program are eligible to apply.
- Candidates must have reading, writing, and listening proficiency in any three languages (English/French/ German).
- Candidates should be able to travel and live in Stuttgart, Germany, for the fellowship.
- Candidates from every country are eligible to apply.
Here are some benefits of the Solitude Fellowship program:
- A monthly stipend of £1,200 will be given to the candidates.
- Candidates will be provided with a completely furnished living and working place with all the essential utilities (water, heat, and electricity).
- A round trip traveling expense will be covered.
- Limited health insurance will also be provided to the non-EU candidates.
- Transportation subsidy.
- Costs for materials, tools, instruments, and literature to and from Stuttgart and Stuttgart to the fellow’s hometown.
- Project and a one-time materials subsidy.
- The application process of the Akademie Schloss Solitude Fellowship program is online.
- To apply, click on the “apply now” button below or go to the official website