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 contact our Development Director, Joe Staley at jstaley@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 our Development Director, Joe Staley at jstaley@hambidge.org.

To view other Giving Opportunities click here.


2015/2016  Distinguished Fellowships & Scholarships

The 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 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 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. 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, 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 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



2014/2015  Distinguished Fellowships & Scholarships

The American Craft Council Fellowship
, 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 residency applicant in music. Recipient: Jake Fussell

The Field Experiement 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
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,
Recipients: Simone Gorrindo, Grace Kisa

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

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

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
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,
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 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 Rich Real Estate Services Fellowship
awards a scholarship to an outstanding residency applicant in any discipline. Recipients: 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 Fellowship
, 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, 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 Nellie Mae Rowe Fellowship for African-American Artists
,
Recipient: Lonnie Holley
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