VCFA launches new Artists Development Fund with $1 million gift

The Artists Development fund is geared toward emerging writers, visual artists, graphic designers, teachers, musicians, and filmmakers who are looking to further their education with an advanced degree. The Fund will help financially support artists from diverse backgrounds by providing them access to the highest level of graduate arts education.

VCFA Collaborates with For Freedoms for 50 State Initiative

Selected work(s) will be shown in a public, outdoor screening and projected on to a building in Montpelier, VT. The screening will take place in early/mid-October—exact date TBA.

Submission Open Call, Guidelines & Eligibility

To apply, students must submit work correlate to the ideas in Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Four Freedoms affirming the inalienable human rights of:

How Will Low-Residency Work for Me?

There are lots of colleges in Vermont, but none quite like Vermont College of Fine Arts and its pioneering and rigorous graduate degree programs in writing, writing for young readers, visual art, music composition, graphic design, and film. 

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Low-residency programs may well represent the future of graduate education America. In this article, find out the details about VCFA's mode of contemporary graduate education:

  • The real story behind the low-residency model.
  • The single most important advantage of low-residency programs--one-on-one mentoring.
  • How the low-residency model forms life-long artistic practices.
  • Find out why those who have experienced the enormous power of a Vermont College of Fine Arts graduate education call it "a transformative experience."

Work and go to school at the same time. Study on your own terms, in your own time, with seven- to ten-day, on-campus intensives conveniently scheduled every six months in beautiful Montpelier, Vermont.

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