Nominate a Fellow

**Please note: the Mellon Indigenous Arts program ended in 2021. This web site is now for reference only.**

Visiting Fellows are nominated on a rolling basis. If you would like to nominate someone to be a potential fellow, please contact Catherine Walden,, with the following information.

  • Name and Contact Information of Nominator
  • Name of the proposed Visiting Fellow
  • Area of Expertise
  • Affiliated Institutions
  • Website
  • Requested length of residency
  • Proposed Programming (i.e. master classes, lectures, research, etc.)
  • Please provide a Budget Proposal (i.e. cost of travel, lodging and meals, honorarium, materials – note, the per diem rates in Charlottesville are $69.00 for food and $126 for lodging.)

NOTE: Once a nomination has been made, nominators and/or nominees may be approached for additional information.

Download nomination form here