Eligibility: Enrolled as a full-time student in a Fine Arts program at a post-secondary institution within Alberta. Students must be taking predominantly 2nd and 3rd year courses. Must be an Alberta resident.
Criteria: Awarding of the scholarship will be based on a combination of artistic merit, innovation and creativity with consideration of academic achievement.
Apply: Students are able to apply online through the ASA website( http://albertasocietyofartists.com/submit-your-application/ ) or submit a paper application, including hardcopies of all required documents, along with a CD of digital images to:
The Alberta Society of Artists Crossroads Art Centre
305-1235 26 Ave SE
Submit: Submissions online or by mail must include the following:
• An up-to-date, one page artist resume or CV
• Signed application form
• An up-to-date, unofficial transcript from post-secondary institution
• 5 artwork images
• 200 word essay to accompany the submitted images that incorporates a personal statement in relation to the artwork and your artistic practice.
Submit by: December 1, 2014
Selection: Blind Jury selected by the Jury Advisor and the Education Chair of the Provincial Board of The Alberta Society of Artists.
Notification date of award: January 30, 2015
Read more at http://www.affta.ab.ca/Arts-In-Alberta/Arts-Opportunities/Alberta-Society-of-Artists-Scholarship-2015