Jameson Fellowship for American Decorative Arts ($13,000 + $1,500 travel/academic year)

Eligibility: 
Undergraduate students at Rice
Deadline: 
Thursday, March 23, 2017

The Jameson Fellow will spend the academic year as an intern at the Bayou Bend Collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Bayou Bend is regarded as the best house museum west of the Mississippi, and contains an outstanding array of American painting, sculpture, and decorative arts from the colonial period through the 19th century. The stipend is $13,000. Additional funds (up to $1,500) are reserved for a research trip during the time of the Fellowship.

Applications should be sent to the Jameson Fellowship Committee at the Department of Art History (Herring Hall 103, MS-21) no later than March 23, 2018.   Application Information.

Questions may be directed to Professor Joseph Manca (manca@rice.edu or 713-348-3464). For information on the Bayou Bend Collection go to http://www.mfah.org/visit/bayou-bend-collection-and-gardens/

Submit your application via email to Nicole Wade, Department Administrator, new2@rice.edu.