Scholarships

2023 Call for Applications! Emerging Artist and Mid-Career Artist Scholarship Awards Program!

December 27, 2022

YVR Art Foundation is pleased to announce the Call for Applications to BC and Yukon Indigenous artists for the 2022 Emerging Artist Scholarship Program and the Mid-Career Artist Scholarship Program!

Application Deadline: Friday, January 27, 2023, at 4 pm PST.

Emerging Artist Scholarship Program

Up to seven Emerging Artist (age 17-29) Scholarships for $5000 each will be awarded to emerging visual artists of BC or Yukon Indigenous ancestry to study with a mentor artist, or attend a school of art or training program.

Mid-Career Artist Scholarship Program

Up to three Mid-Career Artist (age 30+) Scholarships for $5000 each will be awarded to visual artists of BC or Yukon Indigenous ancestry to study with a mentor or master artist, attend a school of art or training program, or create a special project of cultural significance for their community.

Please review the Application Guidelines Document for each program to confirm your eligibility.

For more information on YVR Art Foundation and to apply for a scholarship go to: www.yvraf.com/programs

Questions may be directed to: programs@yvraf.com or phone 604.276.6261.

Artworks picture by (from left to right): Sage Nowak, Shoshannah Greene (detail) and Jade Hanuse (detail)

Photography credit: Rachel Topham Photography