Scholarships and Awards

External Award: Ryerson Image Centre Fellowships

October 11, 2018

In 2019, the Ryerson Image Centre is pleased to offer four fellowships for research related to photography.

The Nadir Mohamed Postdoctoral Fellowship
$10,000 CAD (for candidates holding a PhD)

The RIC Research Fellowship 
$5,000 CAD (for candidates holding or working toward a PhD)

The Howard Tanenbaum Fellowship 
$2,000 CAD (for candidates holding or working toward an MA)

The Elaine Ling Fellowship 
$2,000 CAD (for candidates holding or working toward an MA)

Research fellows have the opportunity to study select areas of the RIC’s photography collections first-hand. These include the acclaimed Black Star Collection of photo-reportage, with over a quarter-million prints spanning the 20th century; historic and fine art photography collection; and several archives devoted to the life and work of diverse photographers, including Werner Wolff, Wendy Snyder MacNeil, Jo Spence and Berenice Abbott. 

We also offer access to the Ryerson University Library Archives/Special Collection, which includes additional important resources related to photography, including the archive of Kodak Canada. 

Applications must be sent to Thierry Gervais via email at no later than November 15, 2018 by 5:00 pm EST. 

For more information, visit RIC Research Fellowships

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