Terra Foundation for American Art

2019 Academic Awards, Fellowships & Grants


A wide range of Terra Foundation academic awards, fellowships, and grants help scholars in the field of American art realize their academic and professional goals and support the worldwide study and presentation of the art of the United States up to 1980.



Terra Summer Residency in Giverny, France


Research Travel Grants to the United States


International Research Travel Grants for US-based Scholars


International Essay Prize & Publication Grants


Visiting Professorships & Teaching Fellowships


Research Fellowships at the Smithsonian American Art Museum


Research Fellowships in Europe at the American Academy in Rome, Paul Mellon Centre, and Institut national d’histoire de l’art


Academic Workshop & Symposium Grants



For more information about deadlines, eligibility, and application procedures for each of these programs, please visit:www.terraamericanart.org/academic-awards.