Proposal Guidelines

The UChicago Arts Student Summer Fellowships are designed to fund original student projects undertaken during the summer break and/or students' participation in summer arts training programs. Projects might involve (but are not limited to) original reporting, choreography, sculpture, painting, multi-media, music composition, script-writing, acting workshops, and translation. Generally, projects should be intended for production, performance, or publication during the following academic year. Students who receive training grants may be asked to participate in a fall program to highlight what they have learned.

Award: $1,500

Past UChicago Arts Summer Fellowship recipients


The 2017 Summer Fellowships application is now closed. Please check back next academic year for the 2018 deadline.


Cassandra Dunn
Manager of Strategic Planning for UChicago Arts