The Metropolitan Museum of Art is now accepting fellowship applications for 2012-2013! The Fellowship Program at The Metropolitan Museum of Art offers graduate students, museum professionals, and senior scholars the opportunity to undertake study and research related to their work in art history, art conservation, and scientific research, either at the Museum or abroad.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art offers annual resident fellowships in art history to qualified graduate students at the predoctoral level as well as to postdoctoral researchers. Projects should relate to the Museum’s collections. The fields of research for art history candidates include Asian art, arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, antiquities, arms and armor, costumes, drawings, illuminated manuscripts, paintings, photographs, prints, sculpture, textiles, and Western art. Some art history fellowships for travel abroad are also available for students whose projects involve firsthand examination of paintings in major European collections.

For more information about specific fellowships and details on how to apply, visit the Met Fellowships website.

The application deadline for 2012-2013 is November 4, 2011.