Scholarship Description: The National College of Art and Design is delighted to offer two full-tuition scholarships for the 2018-2019 academic year. The scholarship is open to both EU and non-EU applicants. The scholarships will be awarded on academic merit and all applicants are eligible, including EU and non-EU students.
Scholarship Provider: The National College of Art and Design occupies a unique position in art and design education in Ireland. It offers the largest range of art and design degrees in the State at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue MA programme.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded on academic merit and are open to both EU and non-EU applicants for the following programmes:
- MA Design History and Material Culture
- MA Art in the Contemporary World
Scholarship Benefits: Following the success of the two Master’s programmes offered by the School of Visual Culture at the National College of Art and Design a scholarship worth full tuition fees will be awarded to a student on the MA Art in the Contemporary World and the MA Design History and Material Culture.
Eligible Nationalities: Scholarship is open to both EU and non-EU applicants
Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:
This award is aimed at experienced contemporary artists with a track record of exhibiting both in Ireland and abroad. A postgraduate qualification in Fine Art is desirable. As the award is for a studio only, applicants will need to have their own accommodation.
English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
How to Apply: E-mail the following items to Hazel Crowley, MFA administrator crowleyh-at-staff.ncad.ie titling your e-mail as Studio Award 2018.
Application material should be sent as attachments, not in the body of an email.
Up to ten images of recent work with an accompanying list indicating title, date, and media. Video clips up to 10 minutes duration can also be submitted links to video clips should be sent as separate attachments not inside the email.
A one-page artist’s statement
A one-page expression of interest indicating why your practice, in particular, is relevant to the Studio Award context of the postgraduate MFA Fine Art programme and studios.
Deadline: April 20, 2018