Spring 2023 Anderson Publishing Grant

The Anderson, in collaboration with VCUarts Graphic Design and Assistant Professor of Graphic Design Lauren Thorson, is excited to announce the Spring 2023 Anderson Publishing Grant. Now in its sixth year, The Anderson Publishing Grant is a semesterly award in support of student publication within the arts. The Anderson will provide up to $300 toward direct production costs associated with the publishing of a VCUarts student-designed publication. One publication project will be selected each semester through a juried, online proposal process.

Open to projects including traditional bound publications, zines, experimental book forms, posters, audio/video media, digital and web-based publication, with an emphasis on editions and multiples.

Timeline for the Spring 2023 Grant cycle:
2/20 – Submission period opens
3/12 – Submission period closes
4/3 – Selected project announced
(updated to 4/14)
5/1 – Preferred deadline for completion of publication project (can be extended if needed)

The grant is awarded by The Anderson’s faculty advisory committee, a jury composed of faculty from VCUarts’ studio art departments.


Poster by Lauren Thorson