Department of Art Research and Artistic Activities and Express Grants for BA and MA Students

The application must be made in English and include the following:

  1. A completed application form
  2. A written narrative/description (no more than one A4 page) of the aims and goals, including the relationship to your studies or thesis and how the grant helps you complete 55 cr (or more) per year (please discuss this in advance with your program head). When applying for an exhibition or presentation at a conference, there must be a detailed description including the venue, and a statement of the significance of the project for the Department, and letter of acceptance.
  3. An accurate overall budget and a budget plan
  4. A letter of recommendation from a full time faculty member from the Department of Art.
  5. Additional materials: Documentation/notification and if you have been accepted to present your work at a conference or symposium; Letter of invitation if you have been invited to give a talk or present your artwork, etc.

All application materials shall be addressed to Members of the Executive Committee of the Department of Art, and submitted digitally to the assistant controller: tommi.paunikoski@aalto.fi

The deadline for the submission of grant applications are 17.2., 30.4., 30.9. and 30.11.2020

Applications with any missing or incomplete documents, or submitted beyond the deadline, will not be considered. Other important things to consider:

Reporting

  1. A description of the main activities and outcomes of the funding;
  2. an assessment of the impact; and all documentation surrounding the activities (copy of conference proceeding; high-quality photos of exhibition; documentation of event; letter of publication; etc
  3. All original receipts.


Department of Art Research Grants for Doctoral Students

The application must be made in English and include the following:

  1. A completed application form
  2. A written narrative/description (no more than one A4 page) of the aims and goals, including the relationship to your studies and if you will receive study credits (please discuss this in advance with your program head). When applying for a peer-reviewed presentation at a conference, there must be a detailed description including the venue, and a statement of the significance of the project for the Department, and a copy of the acceptance letter, or letter of invitation.
  3. An accurate overall budget and a budget plan.
  4. A letter of recommendation from your doctoral supervisor
  5. A statement of the other funding sources you have applied for, and the dates of notice.

All application materials shall be addressed to Members of the Executive Committee of the Department of Art, and submitted digitally to the assistant controller: tommi.paunikoski@aalto.fi  

The deadline for the submission of grant applications are 17.2., 30.4., 30.9. and 30.11.2020

Applications with any missing or incomplete documents, or submitted beyond the deadline, will not be considered. Other important things to consider:

Reporting

  1. A description of the main activities and outcomes of the funding;
  2. An assessment of the impact; and all documentation surrounding the activities (copy of conference proceeding; high-quality photos of exhibition; documentation of event; letter of publication; etc.; and
  3. All original receipts.