2018 Application Checklist


  • Contact information*
  • Professional Name
  • Date of Birth*
  • Citizenship*
  • Gender
  • Ethnicity


  • Narrative Biography*
  • Publications*
  • Education*
  • Employment
  • Miscellaneous (Please include dissertation information here if applicable.)


  • Which project type are you applying for?*
  • Project Title*
  • Project Description*
  • Table of Contents and Chapter Summary (book applicants only) 
  • Contextualize this project in relation to existing writing on the subject.* 
  • Contextualize this project in relation to your own work.* 
  • Which ideas in contemporary visual art do you presently engage with in your writing?* 
  • Project Timeline* (Work Completed to Date / Work Pending / Estimated Completion Date) 
  • Confirmed or Potential Publisher(s) 

Grant Funds

  • Please review the Application Guide detailing how the grant money can be used. 

Writing Samples

Applicants may submit up to three writing samples with word counts totaling no more than: Book: 15,000 words; Article: 10,000 words; Blog & Short-Form Writing: 5,000 words.

  • PDFs: Title*, Description*, Date*,  Publisher (if applicable), Word Count*
  • If you are applying to fund an existing blog, please list the URL in the first writing sample description field.

Collaborator (if applicable)

  • Contact Information: Name*, Address*, Email*, Date of Birth*, Gender, Ethnicity, Citizenship
  • Role: Explain collaborator’s role in proposed project*
  • Biography: Collaborator Biography*