Luce Foundation/ALCS Dissertation Fellowships in American Art


The Henry Luce/ACLS Dissertation Fellowships in American Art are meant to assist graduate students in any stage of Ph.D. dissertation research or writing. The fellowships supports dissertations focused on a topic in the history of the visual arts of the United States. Although the topic may be historically and/or theoretically grounded, attention to the art object and/or image should be foremost. Projects must be object-oriented and use (an) art-historical or visual studies approach(es); proposals whose emphases are predominantly socio-historical will not be considered.


PhD candidates in art history and US citizenship.

Award Amount

A stipend of $22,500