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Summer Course for the Study of the Arts in Flanders

June 21, 2015 - July 1, 2015
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*Summer Course for the Study of the Arts in Flanders*
The Age of Van Eyck in Context 2015
June 21, 2015 – July 1, 2015
Application Deadline: October 20, 2014

The programme consists of 10 full days of lectures, discussions and on-site visits, hosted by specialists in the field (see below for a list to date). The participation fee is 900 euro, and includes the full 10-day programme, 10 overnight hotel stays (Bruges, Ghent, Brussels) in a single-occupancy room, all transportation within the programme, all entry tickets, 2 receptions, 5 dinners and 5 lunches. Not included in the participation fee is the transportation to and from Belgium, 4 lunches and 4 dinners. Thanks to the generous support of the Flemish Government 2 grants of 450 euro each are made available for participants with limited financial means. And thanks to the generous support of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation’s History of Art Grants Program 2 US students and citizens are offered a grant that will fully cover the programme fee and round trip flights between Belgium and the US. In addition to a resumé and letter of motivation required for general applications, candidates for the grants are asked to send a one-page statement explaining their financial need and a letter of recommendation from a faculty member. Applicants will be informed of the outcome of the selection process in early December. All applicants should apply until October 20, 2014 by mailing to: [email protected]

More information on the Summer Course, including a Programme can be found here.