1 December* - Applications for Practitionary Residence are accepted continuously.
Academic Writing Residency: The Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center's mission is to promote innovation and identify impact-oriented solutions to critical global problems. The Academic Writing application process is for university and think tank-based academics, researchers, professors, and scientists working in any discipline. The Center brings together a broad mix of disciplines to the Bellagio Community, including the arts, literature, social and natural sciences (along with practitioners and artists). The Center has a strong interest in proposals that align with the Foundation's mission to expand opportunities and to strengthen resilience for poor or vulnerable people, in particular projects relevant to the Foundation's core issue areas. The Center typically offers residencies of up to one for no more than 15 residents at a time. Individuals based at a university or a think thank in any discipline and from any part of the world are welcome to apply. To ensure an intellectually diverse and stimulating environment, the program welcomes projects from all academic disciplines.
Arts & Literary Arts Residency: The Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center's mission is to promote innovation and identify impact-oriented solutions to critical global problems. The Bellagio Arts & LIterary Arts application process is for composers, fiction and non-fiction writers, playwrights, poets, video/filmmakers, and visual artists who share in the Foundation's mission of promoting the well-being of humankind and whose work is inspired by or relates to global or social issues. The residency is for artists seeking time for disciplined work, reflection, and collegial engagement with a diverse community of academics, practitioners, and artists. The Center typically offers stays of up to one month, in a community of 15 fellows that typically includes 3-5 Arts fellows. Artists of significant achievement from any country are welcome to apply.
Practitioner Residency: The Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center's mission is to promote innovation and identify impact-oriented solutions to critical global problems.The Center offers residencies to professionals in fields and institutions relevant to the Rockefeller Foundation’s work. We seek practitioner applicants with demonstrated leadership qualities and the capacity to contribute to the intellectual life at the Center.
Academic Writing Residency: Researchers in the humanities, natural sciences, social sciences, and other academic disciplines.
Arts & Literary Arts Residency: Artists, composers, fiction and non-fiction writers.
Practitioner Residency: Policymakers, nonprofit leaders, journalists, and public advocates.
See also the current Program Focus.
Four weeks in residency at the Bellagio Center near Bellagio, Italy. Room and board are pr ounovided. Residents work continuously, including weekends. Vacation trips can be arranged before or after the residency period. Residents may enjoy occasional day trips in the nearby area, but the opportunity for uninterrupted, concentrated work at the Bellagio Center is a defining experience of which residents should take full advantage.
Center for the Humanities
and the Public Sphere
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
200 Walker Hall
P.O. Box 118030
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611