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2011 MacColl Fellowships for Composers

2011 MacColl Johnson Fellowships for Composers

Applications accepted through September 1, 2011

The Rhode Island Foundation is pleased to announce applications for The Robert and Margaret MacColl Johnson Fellowships are being accepted, July 1 – September 1, 2011.  The 2011 fellowships will be in music composition.

The Robert and Margaret MacColl Johnson Fellowship Fund, established at the Foundation in 2003, provides up to three $25,000 artist fellowships each year, rotating among composers, writers, and visual artists on a three-year cycle. In all three disciplines, the fellowships are awarded to emerging and midcareer Rhode Island artists whose work demonstrates exceptional creativity, rigorous dedication, and significant artistic merit.  Applications will be accepted online through September 1, 2011. 

To read the complete guidelines and learn more click here to access The Rhode Island Foundation website.

In an effort to reach Rhode Island composers across the entire State, The Rhode Island Foundation asks that you share this information within your community and forward it directly to individuals who may be able to benefit from the fellowship. 

If you have any questions please contact the Alliance of Artists Communities, who is managing the Fellowship selection, at info@artistcommunities.org or 401-351-4320.

We appreciate your assistance in helping us reach Rhode Island’s composers and we look forward to announcing the 2011 MacColl Johnson Fellows.


Eligibility & Guidelines [here]

Application Deadline
Sept 1, 2011

Awards Announced
January 2012

Previous Awardees in Music [here]

Contact Information
Applications and selection for The Robert and MacColl Johnson Fellowships are managed by the Alliance of Artists Communities. Please contact the Alliance for questions regarding eligibility, guidelines, and application, at (401) 351-4320 or info@artistcommunities.org

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