2022 Fellowship

The Charles Correa Foundation (CCF) announces the 2022 cycle of the Research Fellowship, a residency program based in Fontainhas, Panaji, Goa.

Apply by May 31, 2022 for a year-long position opening June 2022 with the following qualifications:

☐ Professional degree in Architecture.
☐ Proficiency in using the following software – InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere Pro, AutoCad + SketchUp.
☐ Academic Architectural Portfolio.
☐ Essay – 500 words (max). Prompt: Write about an architect practicing today, who you think embodies the phrase ‘Form Follows Climate’.
☐ Writing sample – from an earlier academic paper.

During the Fellowship, you will be required to:
☐ Assist in preparation of project proposals, surveys and documentation, mapping and analysis, graphics, essays and presentations related to the research project, including coordination with agencies (government or private) for permissions, status, fees, etc.
☐ Assist in work related to acquiring funding for projects or events related to the activities of the Foundation such as preparation of dockets, posters, invitations, etc.
☐ Work on the documentation of drawings and photographs of Charles Correa’s built and unbuilt projects, sketches and essays.
☐ Organise and work on outreach programs of the Foundation through publications, conferences, exhibitions and workshops.
☐ Work on writing up about concerns and issues related to architecture and urbanism, and represent them through essays, blogs, etc.
☐ Assist in creatively designing and scheduling of the events related to the activities of the Foundation.
☐ Make presentations on the Charles Correa Archives, on his philosophy and works, to keen visitors coming to the Foundation, ranging from travellers, student groups and professionals.

Fellows will recieve a monthly stipend of ₹ 20,000/- as well as rent-free accomodation in an apartment leased by the Foundation.

Send in your application to apply@charlescorreafoundation.org with the subject “Application for 2022 Fellowship” with the necessary attachments.

22 thoughts on “2022 Fellowship

  1. Are students who will be graduating by June 2022 eligible to apply?

  2. Can a student of Masters graduated in 2019 apply for the above position?

  3. Please let me know the following:
    By when can the applicants expect to receive a reply regarding the selection?
    Also, will all the applicants be notified regardless of their selection?

  4. Should the portfolio only include academic works? Is it allowed to include professional work in it? I have the same query regarding the writing sample too.

  5. Dear Shreya,
    Your portfolio can include any work that you have done previously, it does not need to be limited to academic work. The same goes for your writing sample.

  6. When will the names of selected candidates be announced?

  7. Would we be getting any acknowledgement email regarding our entry? So as to know it did reach you.

  8. Would we be getting any acknowledgement email in regards to our entry? So as to know it did reach you.

  9. On prior to my device’s sudden problem, I couldn’t submit the necessary attachments in time. Would you kindly let me know whether you received the entry or not.

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