SCHOLARSHIP

CCA Islands Travel Scholarship 2022 – 2023

Application for the year of 2022 is closed.

CCA Islands offers CCA Travel Scholarship for emerging artists, curators, architects, designers and those who aim to be a professional in various areas of contemporary art and culture, pursuing their research and creative activities in Japan.

The scholarship offers research expenses of JPY 200’000 and covers one return transportation fare according to CCA Islands terms and conditions. Preference will be given to applicants under 35 years of age.
The recipients are expected to stay in Japan, and the minimum length of stay is 4 weeks and 8 weeks at the maximum between September 1st, 2022 and March 31, 2023. In the end of their stay, the recipients are required to report the result of their research.

The schedule of the scholarship is subject to change due to the government’s Covid measures.

Application requirements

[CURATOR]

Work experience in contemporary art or majored in art/art history.

[ARCHITECT/DESIGNER]

Work experience by running a private office or being engaged in equivalent activities.

[ARTIST]

No specific requirements.
ALL up to age 35.

Application Materials

Please apply online and submit the following documents.

[The materials required to all applicants:]

1.Research proposal (max. 1000 words) 2.Provisional research schedule 3.The budget plan except for flight ticket to/from Japan 4.CV

[Curators/Historians/Researchers]

Cover letter summarizing your recent professional work mainly on art exhibitions, publication and art projects, not in excess of 500 words

[Artist/Designer/Architects]

The image of your works, for 5 works in minimum, and 10 works in maximum, including the caption, description, title, year, materials, project description. Please do not submit more than 10 images. For time-based media, such as film, video, and sound, please submit no more than 5 minutes of material (not 5 min for each file, the total duration of all your works must be 5 min)

Deadline

All materials must be received by April 22, 2022.

Result announcement

The result will be announced in June 2022

Online application