YVR Art Foundation Scholarship Recipients

The YVR Art Foundation is proud to have awarded over 80 Scholarships to young BC First Nations artists:

2017

Austin Harry, Squamish
Jamie Nole, Tahltan/Nisga'a
Atheana Picha, Kwantlen
Kelsey Sparrow, Musqueam
Towustasin Stocker, Haida
Veronica Rose Waechter, Gitxsan

2016

Jay Bellis, Haida/Kootenae
Violet Gatensby, Tlingit
Jamie Nole, Tahltan/Nisga'a
Sesyaz Saunders, Nuxalk
Teresa Vander Meer-Chasse, White River First Nation
Asia Youngman, Cree/Carrier/Iroquois 

2015

Jay Bellis, Haida/Kootenae
Shoshannah Greene, Haida
Harrison Hemeon, Squamish
Kelsey Jules, Shuswap
Edwin Neel, Kwakwaka'wakw
Cole Speck, Kwakwaka'wakw

2014

Kelli Clifton, Tsimshian
Charlene Johnny Wadsworth, Cowichan
George Lawson, Gitxsan
Raven Pearson LeBlanc, Haida
Skil Jaadee White, Haida

2013

Kelli Clifton, Tsimshian
Charlene Johnny-Wadsworth, Cowichan
David Jones, Haida
Thomas Wamiss (Nakamgalisala), Kwakwaka'wakw

2012

Cody Lecoy, Coast Salish
Ariane Medley, Haida
Danielle Morsette, Sto:lo
Raven Pearson, Haida
Nathan Wilson, Haisla

2011

Cherish Alexander, Tsimshian
James Harry, Squamish (Coast Salish)
Bryan Joe
Cody Lecoy, Coast Salish
J. Hjalmer Wenstob, Tla-o-qui-aht

2010

Cherish Alexander, Tsimshian
Stephanie Anderson, Wet'suwet'en
Tony Charlie, Nuu-chah-nulth
Geoffrey Gwaliga Hart, Haida
Latham Mack, Nuxalk
Ariane Medley, Haida
Todd Stephens, Nisga'a

2009

Sophia Beaton, Tsimshian/Heiltsuk
Neil Goertzen, Haida
Morgan Green, Tsimshian
Latham Mack, Nuxalk
Bryce Williams, Tsawwassen (Coast Salish), Haida

2008

Sophia Beaton, Tsimshian/Heiltsuk
Juanita Ens, Haida
Bryan Hunt
Dustin Rivers
Erika Stocker, Haida

2007

Juanita Ens, Haida
Cori Savard, Haida
Marika Swan, Tla-o-qui-aht (Nuu-chah-nulth)

2006

Raymond Boisjoly, Haida
Nykiya Graham, Squamish (Coast Salish)
Morgan Green, Tsimshian
Kelvin Redvers, Chippewa Nation
Chrystal Sparrow, Musqueam (Coast Salish)

2005

Kwiaahwah Jones, Haida
Tamara Skubovius, Tahltan
Lianna Spence, Tsimshian