Graduate Competitive Awards and Fellowships 2022

MICA Artist Residencies at MASS MoCA

A time of exploration, learning and stimulation.
Offered in AY 2022 with COVID 19 health and safety guidelines - Continued Partnership terms subject to change

MICA partners with MASS MoCA to offer graduate students up to two fully funded multi-week artist residencies at the Studios at MASS MoCA for graduating MICA MFA and MA students. The residencies are hosted by MASS MoCA’s Assets for Artists program at the Studios at MASS MoCA.

We welcome applications from artists of all disciplines (painters, writers, installation artists, fiber artists, printmakers, designers, photographers, film/video, etc.)

Eligible MICA students should apply through Mass MoCA's regular online application process, for review by a jury panel consisting MASS MoCA curators, staff and practicing artists. 

For more information and to apply, head to:  

The AY22 Application will go LIVE November 8th with a deadline of January 2022 

Recipient will be notified no later than March 2022

MICA Recipients:

2021 Nancy Edelstein, Studio Arts, Summer Low Residency, MFA

2021 Ian Miyamura, Hoffberger School of Painting, MFA

2020 Omolara Williams McCallister, Community Arts, MFA

2020 Miguel Braceli, Mount Royal School of Art, MFA

2019 Justin Stafford, Mount Royal School of Art, MFA

2019 Josh Reyes, LeRoy E. Hoffberger School of Painting, MFA