Graduate Competitive Awards and Fellowships 2022

Fellowship Studio @ the Bromo Seltzer Tower

Located in the historic Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower, an icon of the Baltimore skyline, this studio fellowship is awarded annually free of charge for one year to a graduating MFA or MA student.

we are delighted, in partnership with the host organization, the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts, to award a 12 month studio assignment to a member of the Class of 2022.


Graduating MFA and MA students ONLY 

Application Requirements 

10-15 Images, Application Questions, CV and Artist Statement



Call for Applications - Opens February 11

Application Deadline - April 4th, 2022

Application Questions to Consider

The Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower requires artists to open their studios one Saturday every month so visitors can view the artist process.

‚Äč1. If you were creating in the studio, what would the public see you do?

2. Explain briefly how your work is executed.

3. How would the award of the MICA Fellowship studio assist you in the development of your work?

Past Recipients: 

Book Karnjanakit, Illustration Practce, MFA, 2021

Priyanka Kumar, Illustration Practice, MFA, 2020

Julia Clouser, Mount Royal School of Art, MFA, 2019

Will Watson, LeRoy E. Hoffberger School of Painting, 2018

Juliana Furioso, Rinehart School of Sculpture, 2017

Danni Tsuboi, Mount Royal School of Art, 2016

Sun Park, Mount Royal School of Art, 2015

Katie Duffy, Mount Royal School of Art, 2014

Mihaela Savu, Rinehart School of Sculpture, 2013

Zoe Friedman, Mount Royal School of Art, 2012

James Williams, Mount Royal School of Art, 2011