Aimed at early career researchers anywhere in the world, Jeffrey Rubinoff Postdoctoral Awards offer $7,000
CAD (roughly $5,300 USD or £4,100) to support research leading to one or more
publications on any subject relating to art and knowledge. Themes might include but are not
limited to the connections between visual art and: cognition and understanding; ethical or
political issues; other fields of knowledge; and the sacred or numinous.
Eligibility and Requirements
o Postdoctoral Awards are open to applicants from any discipline in the Arts or
o You are EITHER a graduate student in the latter stages of your PhD degree OR you
have submitted your PhD thesis within three years of the application deadline.
o The JRSP must be acknowledged in all publications resulting from the Award.
o The JRSP requires copies of any published material to be offered to its archive, and
made available for internal consultation and distribution.
o You are required to present your research in person at a Company of Ideas Forum,
which takes place at the Sculpture Park every June. All travel expenses will be
Applicants should submit the following:
o Cover letter.
o Name and contact details of one referee.
o Research statement of no more than 1,000 words describing past, current and future
research. Please indicate what output(s) will result from the Award.
o A writing sample of no more than 10,000 words (this can be an excerpt from a
doctoral dissertation or recent publication).
Applications should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 31
Further details can be found at http://www.rubinoffsculpturepark.org/activities.php
Please direct queries to the JRSP’s Manager-Curator email@example.com