Scholarship Description: The School of Architecture at UIC is offering Douglas A. Garofalo Fellowship for the 2019–20 academic year. Fellowship is available to students from any location around the world.
Scholarship Provider: The School of Architecture at UIC promotes architecture as a cultural practice of organizing information, of intelligently identifying and deploying patterns—conceptual, visual, structural, behavioral, and material—in the world. The program prepares its graduates to project all scales of these spatial and organizational patterns through the systematic development of an aesthetic attitude, a technical confidence, and a theoretical opportunism.
Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
Degree Level: This is a nine months teaching fellowship programme.
Available Subject: The Douglas A. Garofalo Fellowship is an annual nine-month teaching fellowship that provides an emerging designer the opportunity to teach studio and seminar courses in the undergraduate and graduate programs and conduct independent design research.
Eligible Nationalities: Fellowship is available to students from any location around the world.
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:
The Douglas A. Garofalo Fellowship is a nine-month teaching and research fellowship open to emerging designers from any location. Applicants must apply as individuals; no group applications will be accepted. The successful candidate will be expected to be in primary residence in Chicago from mid-August 2019 through mid-May 2020.
Application Procedure: Applicants should prepare the following materials for submission via the web form:
- Curriculum vitae
- Proposal describing research to be conducted as a Garofalo Fellow (500–750 words)
- Portfolio of selected work (no more than ten pages)
- Names and contact information of three references
Deadline: The deadline for the 2019–20 Garofalo Fellowship is January 21, 2019.