About the Fellowship
Established in 2013 by VCCA Fellow Mary D. Edwards in honor of her parents Sarah Stanley Gordon Edwards and Archibald Cason Edwards Senior, this fully-funded, two-week fellowship aims to support female-identifying visual artists, with strong preference given to Native Americans. All Native American visual artists are encouraged to apply.
The VCCA residency at Mt. San Angelo includes a private bedroom with private bath, a separate individual studio, and three meals a day in a community of cross-disciplinary artists.
Eligibility: Native American visual artists and/or female-identifying visual artists
Residencies Available: May 1 – August 31, 2024
Length of Fellowship: Two weeks
Application Opens: June 1, 2023
Application Deadline: September 15, 2023
Application Fee*: $30
Notification by: December 31, 2023
To be considered for an SSG & AC Edwards Fellowship, complete the “Application for Mt. San Angelo Residencies, VCCA in Virginia – Summer 2024,” selecting your fellowship interest in Question 2.
* If the application fee presents a significant barrier to application, please write to firstname.lastname@example.org by September 10, 2023, to request an application fee waiver.