The institute supports student work through BIAI student fellowships, providing funding to currently enrolled students for specific creative projects, internships, and projects around the world.

BIAI students have created and premiered collaborative interdisciplinary projects with students from Folkwang University of the Arts, Essen (Germany), University of Padua (Italy), Superior Institute of Art (Cuba), National Laboratory of Electroacustic Music (Cuba), Danza Contemporánea (Cuba), Shanghai Conservatory of Music (China), School of the Museum of Fine Arts (U.S.), and the Dance Department of Concord Academy (U.S.), as well as professional artists attending the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Artist-in-Residence program (U.S.).