The Foundation does not provide any grants itself. It rents out flats and studios to academies, other foundations and institutions that in turn award grants for residencies at the Hôtel Chevillon. Below is a list of organisations currently affiliated with the Foundation. The funding organisations’ target groups represent a wide spectrum of artistic and scientific disciplines, which makes the Hôtel Chevillion an exciting and stimulating place in which to work.
How to apply for a residency at the Hôtel Chevillon
Each funding organisation has its own application procedure. Click on the links below for more information. Please contact these organisations for more information about grants.
Illustrators, graphic designers, animators and cartoonists
Members of Svenska Tecknare (Association of Illustration & Graphic Design) are qualified to apply fot the The Grez-sur-Loing scholarship.
The grant includes free accommodation at Hôtel Chevillon and access to a studio, for two weeks in April.
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Art students at Göteborg University and architecture students at Chalmers School of Technology
Each year, the Foundation awards a number of grants to art students at Göteborg University or students at the Chalmers Institute of Technology Department of Architecture. One of these grants covers a two-month stay at the Hôtel Chevillon in Grez-sur-Loing and gives a contribution to the cost of living.
Grant-takers must be under the age of 30, show independence and originality in their work and supply a high-quality presentation of themselves and their work.
No applications accepted. Grants are awarded by a separate body, the Carl Larsson Grant Board.
For more information, please visit http://www.gu.se/forskning/stipendier
Konstnärliga fakultetskansliet, Box 141, 405 30 Göteborg
Faculty of the School of Economics, Business and Law at the University of Gothenburg
For more information,please visit: www.malmstensstiftelse.se
The Foundation awards one artist’s grant per year covering a two-month stay at the Hôtel Chevillon artists’ community in Grez-sur-Loing. No applications accepted.
Artists and authors
Suomen Kulttuuriarahasto, the Finnish Culture Foundation, annually awards two grants, each for a six-month residence at the Hôtel Chevillon for artists during the periods February 1–July 31 and August 1–January 31 as well as a grant to authors during the period February 1–July 31. The grants covers accommodation and give a contribution to the cost of living.
These grants can be applied for by Finnish artists and authors who are either Finnish citizens or residents in Finland. Applications to be submitted in September at the latest.
Professional artists in the field of visual arts, literature and theatre
The Swedish Cultural Foundation in Finland (Svenska kulturfonden) annually awards a grant for a six-month residence at Hôtel Chevillon for the period of 1 July - 31 December. The period of application is in January/February. Swedish-Finnish or Swedish-speaking professional artists living in Finland and working in the fields of visual arts, literature and theatre may apply for the grant. The grantholder is given free residence in the Carl Larsson house and studio for six months and a grant. In 2013, the amount of the grant is 10 500 €.
Members and others
Each year, the Foundation awards four grants, each for a one month residence at the Hôtel Chevillon in Grez-sur-Loing as well as a small allowance for old and infirm members.
The grant-takers shall primarily be members of the Artists’ Society.
The grant is advertised in the Artists’ Society’s monthly newsletter. Applications must be submitted by December 15 at the latest.
For further information, please contact:
Stiftelsen Elsa och Axel j Sjögrens fond,
Gösta Gartinger firstname.lastname@example.org
Painters, drawers, sculptors, architects
Studio and accommodation for painters, drawers, sculptors or architects at the Hôtel Chevillon in Grez-sur-Loing. The grant includes free accommodation and studio (the Carl Larsson studio) during two months from January up to and including June. Applications are submitted via The Royal Academy of Fine Arts' website.
For more information:
Åsa Hällgren Lif, email@example.com
Robert Louis Stevenson Fellowship
The Robert Louis Stevenson Award was initiated by Franki Fewkes, a Scottish RLS enthusiast then living in France.
Today, the award is funded by Creative Scotland with a 10% input from Scottish Book Trust, which also deals with the financial administration. The fellowship currently provides accommodation in a self-catering apartment at Hotel Chevillon, Grez-sur-Loing, France, for four Fellows, each staying for one month. The apartment rental and travel costs are paid for and a stipend is also awarded to the successful Fellows.
Artists, authors, musicians, composers and scientists
The Anna Ahrenberg Grez-sur-Loing grant is to promote the artistic or scientific development of working artists, authors, musicians, composers and scientists living in Göteborg. The grant covers a one or two-month stay, during March/April, at Grez-sur-Loing south of Paris. It covers accommodation and studio at the Hôtel Chevillon and a lump sum to cover travel and expenses.
The application shall be submitted during the period May 1 and June 15.
Over the next few years, the grant can be applied for by the following groups:
2013 Scientists, 2014 and 2015 Visual artists and designers, 2016 Authors, 2017 Musicians and composers, 2018 Scientists.
For application form and further information: http://www.annaahrenberg.com.
Stiftelsen Anna Ahrenbergs fond för vetenskapliga m fl ändamål
Writers (members of the association)
Each year, the Writers’ Union announces six grants of one month each covering a residence at the Hôtel Chevillon in Grez-sur-Loing. The application form is distributed to all members of the association twice a year. Only members of the Swedish Writers’ Union are eligible. The application must include a motivation and your preferred period of stay. The grant covers a one-month residence between August and January as well as a contribution to travel expenses.
For more information, please visit http://www.forfattarforbundet.se
Sveriges Författarförbund, Box 3157, 103 63 Stockholm
Irma Håkansson firstname.lastname@example.org. Tel +46 8 545 132 14
Scientists (PhD or equivalent is required) in any scientific discipline
The Royal Society of Arts and Science (KVVS) in Gothenburg awards annually two one-month writing grants for scientists in any scientific discipline. PhD or equivalent is required. The purpose of the grant is to enable the recipient to complete the writing of a scientific project. The grant covers rent for one apartment at Hôtel Chevillon, Grez-sur-Loing as well as a sum of money to cover travel and living expenses during the grant period.
Additional information can be attained from The Royal Society of Arts and Science in Gothenburg (KVVS), Box 222, SE-405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden.
Members of The Swedish Union for Performing Arts and Film
The Swedish Union for Performing Arts and Film and Rättighetsbolaget annually awards one grant which includes a one month stay in a studio at Hôtel Chevillon, along with one smaller grant.
Applicants must be members of The Swedish Union for Performing Arts and Film and preferably an artist.
Artists and scientists
The region of Gotland's cultural and leisure department is offering a stipend for a one-month stay at Hôtel Chevillon in Grez-sur-Loing, starting in 2018. The stipend includes a free stay in a one-room apartment and kitchenette in addition to a studio/workroom in September.
The region of Gotland wants to support and stimulate people active in the field of art or research with this stipend. The recipient must be a college student or a professional in an artistic or a scientific discipline and registered on Gotland.
You can apply for the stipend until 7 March each year and it will be distributed around 10 April. The announcement of the stipend will be made on the Region Gotland's website and in the local newspapers.
For more information and for obtaining the application form please visit: www.gotland.se/vistelsestipendium
For further information: Hanna Wärff Radhe, phone + 46 (0)498-269651 Cultural Coordinator, Region Gotland.
The application must be sent by March 7 to the e-mail address:email@example.com
Professional artists in Norrbotten
In January each year the Resurscentrum for arts in Norrbotten announces, a monthly grant for stay at Hôtel Chevillon in Grez-sur-Loing. Only professional artists who live on a full-time or part-time basis in Norrbotten are entitled to apply for this grant. The grant covers one month of residence in the month of August.
Application documents are available on the website.
Members of the Swedish Association of Professional Photographers
During the spring each year the Gefvert insurance broker (Gefvert försäkringsmäklare) and the Swedish Association of Professional Photographers (Svenska Fotografers Förbund) announces, a monthly grant for stay at Hôtel Chevillon in Grez-sur-Loing. Only members of SFF are entitled to apply for this grant. The grant covers one month of residence in the month of November.
Application documents are available on the website www.sfoto.se. Deadline for application is 1 May.
Members of Grafill
Members of Grafill can apply to rent an apartment and artist's studio for free at Hôtel Chevillon in Grez-sur-Loing, France. Application deadlines twice a year. Short-term rental periods. Application rules, length of stay, costs and more will be updated on Grafill’s website.
This benefit is for members of Grafill only.
For more information: https://www.grafill.no
Grafill - Norwegian Organisation for Visual Communication
From 2019 the University of Arts, Crafts and Design, offers a residence scholarship during the month of June at Hôtel Chevillon, Grez-sur-Loing. The recipient shall preferably be a PhD student in great need to get an unbroken period of time for writing on his/her PhD thesis. Two doctoral students can go during the month of June – one in the beginning of the month and the other in the end of the month.
The University of Arts, Crafts and Design will cover the rent for a one-bedroom apartment at Hôtel Chevillon and contributes to travel expenses up to SEK 4000.
Application deadline: February 1st.
For further information: