Artist-Scholar Residence for Refugees at Northwestern University (USA)

The School of Communication at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL offers a nationally or internationally recognized media maker, screenwriter, playwright, theatre artist, and/or scholar with screenings, productions, distribution, and publications, via recognized venues/outlets, to be in residence as an artist-scholar at Northwestern University. Eligibility: Applicants must be facing or have recently fled from immediate, severe, and targeted threats to their lives and/or careers in their home countries or countries of residence. Appointment ideally starts January 1, 2017 for up to a year (although start date and length are negotiable).

Deadline for application: September 26, 2016, all details here (PDF)