The Marion Fellowship for the Visual and Performing Arts

Forms

Cover Sheet

RFP 

2014 Chautauqua Institution Theme Weeks

Cathy &The Marion's Jesse Marion

The Marion Fellowship for the Visual and Performing Arts fund is established by Cathy and Jesse Marion of Houston, Texas, in the Fredonia College Foundation. Oilman Jesse Marion, whose career in the geophysical industry spans over thirty years, is the founder of Millennium Seismic Ltd. and Marion Investments. He is a trustee of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists Foundation and serves on the Houston Community College Engineering Advisory Council. He is President of the Board of Directors of Houston’s Alley Theatre and has joined the Board of Directors of the National Council for American Theatre. He also serves as a Board member of the Memorial Hermann Foundation, Memorial Hermann Children’s Hospital and Ucross Foundation. Read More

The Office of the Dean, College of Visual and Performing Arts, is pleased to announce the second annual competition for this unique opportunity.   The Marion Fellow will design a project based on one of the Chautauqua Institution theme weeks, and a path of travel which includes the Chautauqua Institution, the Ucross Foundation, and at least one other of the Circle Member locations below.

Eligibility

Faculty and graduate students in the SUNY Fredonia College of Visual and Performing Arts.

Award

Up to $15,000

Process and Deadline

Detailed information is included in the attached RFP.  Please submit the coversheet and supporting documentation to the Marion Fellowship Committee, Office of the Dean, College of Visual and Performing Arts, 807 Maytum Hall, SUNY Fredonia, Fredonia, NY 14063. All proposals and supporting documents are due by February 28th, 2014.

Inquiries and information

Ralph Blasting, Dean, College of Visual and Performing Arts, 716-673-3174, blasting@fredonia.edu

 

Circle Member Locations

Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada www.acad.ab.ca

Alley Theatre, Houston, TX www.alleytheatre.org

Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua, NY www.ciweb.org

Springboard Schools, Abu Sir, Giza, Egypt www.springboarded.org

Ucross Foundation, Clearmont, WY www.ucrossfoundation.org

 

The Marion Fellow for the Visual and Performing Arts will be identified in April 2014.

 

 


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