ACRE 2017 Residency Application

SAMPLE FORM

Note: The dates for Session 3 have changed by one day. Session 3 now starts August 3rd instead of August 2nd, and ends August 16th instead of August 15th.

Please also refer to the application instructions, with detailed information on the application process.

You do not need to complete the application all at one time. When you click Save at the bottom of the page, your application will be saved and you can come back to it later.

If a field does not apply to you, leave it blank.

General Information

Leave blank if not applicable.

Email:
application@example.org
First name:
Last name:
Street address:
City:
State:
Zip/Postal code:
Website:
Your phone:
Emergency contact:
Their phone:
Vegetarian
Vegan
Any food allergies?
Other dietary restrictions, medical concerns:
Our kitchen will try its hardest to accommodate special dietary needs (beyond vegan/vegetarian), but please consider supplementing your meals with your own food.
Birthdate:
mm/dd/yyyy

Indicate preferred session. You can reorder the options by dragging:

  • 1st choice
  • 2nd choice
  • 3rd choice
Residency fee: $600 for session 1 or 2, $700 for session 3.

Check if you would like to apply for a work-study residency:

Check if you would like to apply for a general scholarship:

Demographic Information (optional)

We collect demographic information to ensure that we understand and support our community to the best of our ability and to provide information to funding organizations. Demographic information may be used to help identify applicants who are eligible for specific scholarships if you indicate interest in financial aid, but it has no bearing on acceptance to the residency program.

I identify as:

Pronoun:

Check if you DO NOT want to be in a mixed-gender room:

What race and/or ethnicity would you identify as?
(Please select all that apply.)

  • African American, African or Black
  • American Indian, Native American or Alaskan Native
  • Asian American or Asian
  • Asian Indian or South Asian
  • Latinx, Hispanic, Chicano/a or Latin American
  • Middle Eastern, Arab or Arab American
  • Native Hawaiian, Filipino or Pacific Islander
  • White or European American
  • Other, please specify:  

Please use this field to self-identify your race and/or ethnicity in your own words:

I identify as a person with a disability:

Highest level of education pursued:

If you are eligible for any of these specific scholarship programs, check the ones to which you want to apply:

The BGGI Scholarship   Diversity Scholarship   Links Hall Performance Scholarship (Chicago only)   Marwen Alumni Scholarship

Rates subject to change. Your answers will never be associated with your name or any other identifying information in our reporting. Your answers will never be associated with your name or any other identifying information in our reporting.

Your Work

Check if you are applying together with other residents as part of a collaborative group:

Please describe your current practice (100 words or less):

Primary area of your work is:

Describe one challenge you are facing in your practice, and how you might benefit from the time and space provided by an ACRE residency. Be specific. (150 words or less):

Which facilities do you anticipate using?

General studio space
Sound studio Wood shop Screen-printing cabin A/V+tech cabin Fiber studio Ceramics studio

All facilities are communal.

Portfolio: upload up to 20 images or documents or up to 5 minutes of time-based work.

File formats should be as follows. Images: JPEG or GIF (at most 1600 pixels, longest side); documents: PDF (< 5 pages each); audio: MP3; video: H.264 codec (max: bit rate 5.0 Mbit/s, 720p) in MOV or MP4 container (.mov, .mp4, or .m4v file extension).

Maximum file size is 160 MB. If you have problems uploading files, please try using a different browser. Older versions of IE are known not to work.

Click the file name of each submission to include title information and a short description of the work (up to 200 characters). Note: if you choose not to enter information, the file name will be the default caption.

Upload your CV in PDF format (optional):

How did you hear about ACRE?

 

Please use this field to list any special needs or considerations. (e.g., sessions you are absolutely unable to attend, accessibility needs, special accommodation or roommate requests, if you would like to share a bed with your partner should you both be accepted, etc.):

You will be able to review your answers before submitting the application.