Reminder! The YVR Art Foundation Call for Applications to BC and Yukon Indigenous artists for the 2019 Emerging Artist Scholarship Program and the Mid-Career Artist Scholarship Program is open!
Application Deadline: Friday, January 25, 2019, at 4pm.
NEW for 2019
The Youth Art Scholarship has been renamed to the Emerging Artist Scholarship Program to include an expanded age criteria! Emerging Artists age 17-29 are now able to apply to the Program. The Mid-Career Artist Scholarship Program eligibility requirements have been updated. Applicants to the Mid-Career Program must be age 30+ to apply to the Program.
Please review the Application Guidelines Document for each Program to confirm your eligibility.
Emerging Artist Scholarship Program
YVRAF provides $5,000 art scholarships annually for emerging BC and Yukon Indigenous artists (age 17-29) to work with an artist mentor or study at a recognized art school. Scholarship recipients’ artwork is exhibited at the Vancouver International Airport for one year.
Mid-Career Artist Scholarship Program
YVRAF provides $5,000 art scholarships annually for mid-career BC and Yukon Indigenous artists age 30+ who wish to extend their work into a new scale or area. Scholarships are for studying with a master artist, pursuing a special project or attending a recognized art school.
For more information on YVR Art Foundation and to apply for a scholarship go to: www.yvraf.com/programs.
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