Apply for 2020 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Emerging Artist Award

Date: Dec 10, 2019

Deadline: Feb 23, 2020 - 11:45 pm

The Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Arts Awards Foundation competition for the 2020 Emerging Artist Awards is now open until February 23, 2020.

Alberta artists from all disciplines including performing, visual, film, design and literary arts are eligible to apply. Emerging artists are considered those of any age who have completed their training or apprenticeship and are in the early stages of their professional arts career. An adjudication panel convened by The Banff Centre will select up to 10 recipients who will receive a $10,000 cash award and medal presented by the Foundation’s patron the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta. Awardees will be announced in June 2020.

The competition closes at midnight February 23, 2020. 

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