Bleichmar, Daniela. University of Southern California, Los Angeles. "Visible Empire: Colonial Botany and Visual Culture in the Eighteenth Century Spanish World." $40,000
Dombrowski, Andre. Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts. "Early Cézanne: Extremism and the Rise of Impressionism." $40,000
Elet, Yvonne Harvey. Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York. "Papal Pastoral in Early Modern Rome: Word and Image at Villa Madama." $40,000
Evans, Jean Marie. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. "Mesopotamian Lives: Statues, Visual Culture, and Dedication in the Early Dynastic Temple." $40,000
Guidetti, Mattia. Independent Scholar, Berkeley, California. "Churches and Mosques in Medieval Syria." $40,000
Gutschow, Kai Konstanty. Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. "Inventing Expressionism: Art, Criticism, and the Rise of Modern Architecture." $40,000
Kott, Christina. Institut d'histoire du temps présent, Paris, France. "Kriegseinsätze deutscher Kunsthistoriker, Denkmalpfleger und Archäologen im Zweiten Weltkrieg." $40,000
Lee, Sonya Sum-yin. University of Southern California, Los Angeles.
"Surviving Nirvana: Death and Transfiguration of the Buddha in Chinese Art." $40,000
Marina, Areli. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. "Sanctified in Water, Sealed in Stone: The Italian Baptistery from 1000 to 1500." $40,000
Nair, Stella Elise. University of California, Riverside "Retreats without Surrender: The Architecture of Sanctuary at Chinchero, from Thupa 'Inka to the Spanish Occupation." $40,000
Oryshkevich, Irina Taissa.
Independent Scholar, New York, New York. "Necropolis to Metropolis: The Genesis of 'Roma sotterranea.'" $40,000
Schiller, Noel Grace. University of South Florida, Tampa. "Engaging Laughter: Representing Perception, Sensation, and the Passions in Seventeenth-Century Dutch Art." $40,000
Sears, Tamara Ilana. New York University. "Worldly Gurus and Spiritual Kings: The Architecture of Asceticism in Early Medieval India." $40,000
Thompson, Krista Angelique.
Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois. "The Visual Economy of Light in African Diasporic Practice." $40,000
Williams, Gregory Hamilton.
Boston University, Massachusetts. "Laughter and Cultural Pessimism: Art in West Germany, 1974-1989." $40,000