Masud Olufani, a Fulton County Arts & Culture Fellow, working in Brena Studio.

Distinguished Fellowships + Scholarships

Distinguished Fellowships offer individuals and organizations the opportunity to directly support artists and their creative process. Support can be directed within a particular creative discipline, geographic area, demographic, etc. Commemorate someone special or uniquely support a passion through a one-time gift, annual gift or endowing a lasting gift.

Distinguished Fellowship Program ($3,500)


Artist receives:

•  Two week residency with no residency fees
•  $700 stipend
•  The honor of a Distinguished Fellowship

Donor receives:
•  Naming opportunity (The Jones Music Fellowship, The Adams Foundation…)
•  Ability to direct the support in a particular area (discipline, gender, race, geographic, age, etc.)
•  A publication summarizing all the “Distinguished Fellows” with images from the awarded residency 
    and a listing of the artist’s accomplishments.
•  100% of a Distinguished Fellowship is tax deductible

See our list of Distinguished Fellowships below. If you would like to establish a Distinguished Fellowship, please Jamie Badoud at 404-964-4174 or director@hambidge.org.


Scholarships ($2,500)


Scholarships offer support to residents by removing residency fees. To contribute to a scholarship, or to create a Scholarship Partnership, please contact Jamie Badoud at 404-964-4174 or director@hambidge.org.

To view other Giving Opportunities click here.


2018 Distinguished Fellowships & Scholarships

The Antinori Fellowship for Ceramic Artists awards a scholarship to an outstanding ceramic artist. Recipient: Isys Hennigar

The CPT Bill Badoud Fellowship for U.S. Veterans awards a scholarship to an outstanding applicant in any discipline who served in the U.S. Military. Recipient: Zachary Lunn

The Leaders in the Arts Fellowship (3) awards a scholarship to an outstanding administrator of an an arts or cultural organization. Recipients: Monica Compana, Dashboard, T. Lang

The Lee and Margaret Echols Fellowship for Musicians (2)
awards a scholarship to an outstanding musician or composer. Recipients: Victoria Malawey, David Vayo

Les Dames D’Escoffier Scholarship, created through a partnership between the Hambidge Center and Les Dames D’Escoffier – Atlanta Chapter. Recipient: Tamie Cook

The Drew Charter School Scholarship
, created through a partnership between the Hambidge Center and Drew Charter. Recipient: Courtney Bryant

The Fulton County Arts & Culture Fellowships (4)
awards scholarships to outstanding artists in any discipline living in Fulton County, Georgia. Recipients: Danielle Deadwyler, Arianna Khmelniuk, Hannah Palmer, Kim-Huong Ruiz

The Garland Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Kelly Creedon

The Georgia State University Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding student in the visual arts. Recipient: Nathan Mondragon

The Griffith Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Pallavi Sen

MINT Leap Year Scholarships (5), created through a partnership between the Hambidge Center and MINT to support emerging artists from Atlanta. Recipients: Crystal Desai, Angela Davis Johnson, Blair LeBlanc, Steve Morrison, Hasani Sahlehe

The Nellie Mae Rowe Fellowship, endowed by Judith Alexander, awards a scholarship to an outstanding African American artist. Recipient: William Downs

The Patricia Callan Fellowship for Ceramics awards a scholarship to an outstanding ceramic artist. Recipient: Kelly O'Briant

Southern Prize Winner Scholarship, created in partnership with South Arts, awarded to the yearly winner of the Southern Prize. Recipient: Noelle Mason

The Wisebram Culinary Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding applicant working in or writing about the culinary arts: chefs, cooks, cookbook writers and/or those involved in the artisanal preservation or production of food. Recipient: Steven Satterfield

The W. S. Hopkins Fellowship for Photography awards a scholarship to an outstanding applicant in the field of photography. Recipient: Nicholas Meuller


2017 Distinguished Fellowships & Scholarships

The Ansley Park Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Anicka Austin

The Antinori Fellowship for Ceramic Artists (2) awards a scholarship to an outstanding ceramic artist. Recipients: Simen Johan, Valerie Zimany

The Bella Cucina (Art of Food) Fellowship for Culinary Artisans awards a scholarship to an outstanding applicant working in or writing about the culinary arts: chefs, cooks, cookbook writers and/or those involved in the artisanal preservation or production of food. Recipient: Ame Gilbert

The Benjamin C. Clark Fellowship for the Physical Sciences awards a scholarship to an outstanding scientist working in physical sciences such as chemistry, biology, ecology, and geology. Recipient: Miranda Cook

The Forward Arts Foundation Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding visual artist living in Atlanta. Recipient: Ashley Anderson

The Friends of Lake Burton Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Markus Baenziger

The Fulton County Arts & Culture Fellowships (4) awards scholarships to outstanding artists in any discipline living in Fulton County, Georgia. Recipients: Julia Brock, Dorothy O'Connor, Kirstie Tepper, Wyatt Williams

The Garland Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Meg Stein

The Georgia State University Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding student in the visual arts. Recipient: Joseph Hadden

The Griffith Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Collaborators Douglas Barrett and Katerie Gladdys

The Gugliotta Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Michael Ashkin

The Holland & Knight Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Kaley Eaton

The Joe Ben Quattlebaum Memorial Fellowship for Southern Environmental Arts awards a scholarship to an outstanding Southern artist actively involved in sustainability, environmental consciousness, or gardening & botany. Recipient: Rose McLarney

The King & Spalding Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Pam Zhang

The Lee Echols Fellowship for Musicians
awards a scholarship to an outstanding musician or composer. Recipient: Neil Olmstead

The Mary Hambidge Weaving Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding weaver. Recipient: Savannah Jubic

The Neva Langley Fickling Fellowship for Piano awards a scholarship to an exceptional musician concentrating on work with the piano. Recipient: Kate Campbell

The Orpheus Brewing Scholarship for the Arts, created through Hambidge Art Auction sponsorship for an outstanding visual artist. Recipient: Lela Brunet

The Patricia Callan Fellowship for Ceramics awards a scholarship to an outstanding ceramic artist. Recipient: Rafael Corzo

The Post Hope Fellowship sponsored by Post Properties awards a scholarship to an outstanding artist. Recipient: Edward Simon

The Rogers Fellowship for Textile Arts awards a scholarship to an outstanding textile or fiber artist. Recipient: Bo Choi

The Site-Responsive Installation Fellowship, offered to Hambidge Fellows only, awarded a scholarship to the winning proposal for a site-responsive installation on Hambidge property. Recipient: Gregor Turk

The United States Veteran Fellowship in Honor of Richard Lambert awards a scholarship to an outstanding applicant in any discipline who served in the U.S. Military. Recipient: Dwight Gray

The Wisebram Culinary Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding applicant working in or writing about the culinary arts: chefs, cooks, cookbook writers and/or those involved in the artisanal preservation or production of food. Recipient: John Kessler


2016
  Distinguished Fellowships & Scholarships

The Lucinda W. Bunnen Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an exceptional invited resident in the visual arts. Recipient: Anna Betbeze

The ArtsATL Scholarship, created through a partnership between the Hambidge Center and ArtsATL. Recipient: Floyd Hall

The AT&T Scholarship, created through auction sponsorship for an outstanding visual artist. Recipient: Esteban Patiño

The Buckhead Fellowship for Visual Arts
awards a scholarship to an outstanding visual artist living in Atlanta. Recipient: Jess Jones

The Deb Sanders Fellowship for Returning Writers
an outstanding writer who is a returning Hambidge Fellow. Recipient: Sheri Joseph

The Drew Charter School Scholarship,
created through a partnership between the Hambidge Center and Drew Charter. Recipient: Collins Anderson

The Fulton County Arts & Culture Fellowships
awards scholarships to outstanding artists in any discipline living in Fulton County, Georgia. Recipients: Anne Corbitt, Manty Dey, Andrea Jurjevic, Amina McIntyre, David Robinson, Lucha Rodriguez

The Garland Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Laura-Gray Street

The Gugliotta Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Rasika Ajotikar

The Holland & Knight Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Cecelia Condit

The Hooded Warbler Fellowship for the Natural Sciences awards a scholarship to an outstanding artist in any discipline involving the natural sciences. Recipient: Jeff Schmuki

The King & Spalding Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Radcliffe Bailey

The Lillian Thomas Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding ceramic artist. Recipient: CJ Niehaus

Les Dames D’Escoffier Scholarship, created through a partnership between the Hambidge Center and Les Dames D’Escoffier – Atlanta Chapter. Recipient: Angie Mosier

The MacKenzie Fellowship for Educators awards a scholarship to a teacher who is also an outstanding applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Caitlin Kambic

MINT Leap Year Scholarships (3), created through a partnership between the Hambidge Center and MINT to support emerging artists from Atlanta. Recipients: Natalie Escobar, Lauren Peterson, Jordan Stubbs

The Nellie Mae Rowe Fellowship, endowed by Judith Alexander, awards a scholarship to an outstanding African American artist. Recipient: Chiquita Mullins Lee

The Rapido! National Chamber Music Competition, funded by Susan and Ron Antinori as part of a prize for receiving top honors at the national chamber music competition. Recipient: Mark Buller

The Rogers Fellowship for Textile Arts awards a scholarship to an outstanding textile or fiber artist. Recipient: Jenine Shereos

The Signature Fellowship for Ceramic Artists awards a scholarship to an outstanding ceramic artist. Recipient: Rachel K. Garceau

The United States Veteran Fellowship awards a scholarship to an outstanding applicant in any discipline who served in the U.S. Military. Recipient: Gina Herrera


2015  Distinguished Fellowships & Scholarships

The American Craft Council Scholarship
, created through a partnership between the Hambidge Center and the American Craft Council. Recipient: Lisa Klalulak

The Ansley Park Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Justin Rabideau

The Antinori Fellowship for Ceramic Artists
awards a scholarship to an outstanding ceramic artist. Recipient: Amy Smith

The Art Papers Scholarship,
created through a partnership between the Hambidge Center and Art Papers magazine. Recipient: Victoria Camblin

The Carolyn & Bill Branch Fellowship
 
awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Kendra Langford Shaw

The Dust-to-Digital Scholarship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding musician. Recipient: Jake Fussell

The Field Experiment Scholarships
, Recipients: Mark Wentzel, Mel Chin, Severn Eaton

The Friends of Lake Burton Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Soe Yu Nwe

The Fulton County Arts & Culture Fellowships (5)
awards scholarships to outstanding artists from Fulton County, Georgia. Recipients: Steven Anderson, Molly Rose Freeman, Fly on a Wall, Macey Ley, Elika Pourbohloul

The Garland Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Andrew Simonet

The Georgia Council for the Arts Fellowships (2)
awards scholarships to outstanding residency applicants from Georgia. Recipients: Simone Gorrindo, Grace Kisa

The Griffith Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Stacy Kranitz

The Judith C. Simmons Fellowship for Visual Arts
awards a scholarship to an outstanding visual artist. Recipient: Ben Roosevelt

The Lillian Thomas Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an exceptional ceramic artist. Recipient: Annie Campbell

The Mary Hambidge Fellowships (7)
award scholarships to outstanding residency applicants in any discipline. Recipients: Stephen Berens, Elizabeth Bryant, Lucretia Grindle, Amy Pleasant, Tanya Rey, Brittani Sonnenberg, Artress Bethany White

MINT Leap Year Scholarships (3),
created through a partnership between the Hambidge Center and MINT to support emerging artists from Atlanta. Recipients: Curtis Ames, Matthew Rosenfeld, Hez Stalcup

The Nellie Mae Rowe Fellowship,
endowed by Judith Alexander, awards a scholarship to an outstanding African American artist. Recipient: Kevin Snipes

The Neva Langley Fickling Fellowship for Piano
awards a scholarship to an exceptional musician concentrating on work with the piano. Recipient: David Rakowski

The Post Hope Fellowship
sponsored by Post Properties awards a scholarship to an outstanding artist. Recipient: Johanna Herr

The Private Family Wealth Advisors Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Ansley Moon

The Rich Real Estate Services Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: 7 Stages (Michael Haverty, Margaret Baldwin, Ismail Ibn Connor)

The Rogers Fellowship for Textile Arts
awards a scholarship to an outstanding textile or fiber artist. Recipient: Zipporah Thompson

The Ron Antinori Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Craig Wilkins

The Ron Sanders Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipient: Liz Heller 

The W. S. Hopkins Fellowship for Photography
awards a scholarship to an outstanding applicant in the field of photography. Recipient: Jessica Ingram

The Young Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an exceptional Southern visual artist under 30. Recipient: Alexandra Ortiz


2013/2014  Distinguished Fellowships & Scholarships

The American Craft Council Scholarship
, Recipient: Jessica Green
The Antinori Fellowship for Ceramic Arts
, Recipient: Allison Luce
The Elfster Fellowship, Recipient: Mieke Eerkens
The Friends of Hambidge Fellowship (a), Recipient: Agnes Wilcox
The Friends of Hambidge Fellowship (b), Recipient: Margaret Ginestra
The Fulton County Arts & Culture Fellowships (4), Recipients: Jessica Scott-Felder, Lauri Stallings, Milford Thomas, Gregor Turk
The Griffith Fellowship
, Recipient: Liat Berdugo
The Holland & Knight Fellowship, Recipient: Jesse Goolsby
The Joe Quattlebaum Fellowship for Southern Environmental Arts, Recipient: Anna Timmerman
The Judith C. Simmons Fellowship for Visual Arts, Recipient: Adrienne Outlaw
The King & Spalding Fellowship, Recipient: Sabine Heinlein
The Lillian Thomas Fellowship for Ceramic Arts, Recipient: Sarah White
MINT Leap Year Scholarships (2), Recipients: Ashley Anderson, Vanessa Brooke Williams
The National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships
(9),
Recipients: Karen Cleveland, Olivia Kate Cerrone, Sebastian Collett, Kim Coleman Foote, Emily Gomez, Emily Ruth Hazel, Sacha Howells, Kalpana Narayanan, Ife Williams
The Neva Langley Fickling Fellowship for Piano
, Recipient: Jani Parsons
The Post Hope Fellowship, Recipient: Olivia Valentine
The Rapido! National Chamber Music Competition
, Recipient: Charles Zoll
The Rogers Fellowship for Textile Arts
, Recipient: Megan Mosholder
The W.S. Hopkins Fellowship for Photography, Recipient: Jill Frank