Freedman Foundation Fellowship

OVERVIEW

The Leo Freedman Foundation Fellowship is used to supplement financial support packages of admitted MFA students in the Claire Trevor School of the Arts.

AWARD INFO

Two awards of $7,500 each will be made per year.

ELIGIBILITY

  • Nominee must have a pending SIR
  • Nominee must be interviewed during the admissions process by the department in order to be considered for this fellowship. Method of interview can be in-person, by phone, or Skype, etc. Email correspondence is NOT acceptable.
  • Preference will be given to students from Orange County first, then California.

NOMINATION PROCESS

  • Complete and submit the LFF application form outlining the student’s connection to Orange County and/or California.
  • Optional: upload images verifying the connection to Orange County and/or California
  • Optional: briefly discuss the student’s potential for success.
  • Optional: briefly discuss how the student would improve the quality and diversity of our student population and why you believe that this fellowship will help recruit the student.

CONTACT INFO

Questions should be directed to Vincent Olivieri, olivieri@uci.edu

DEADLINE

The application deadline is March 7, 2019 at the end of the business day.