Emerging Artist Awards available
Performing artists, writers, visual artists and composers who are launching their careers are eligible to apply for a $10,000 prize from the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Emerging Artist Awards.
Candidates of any age must have finished their training or apprenticeships and be in the early years of starting their professional careers. Applicants will be assessed by an independent panel of adjudicators, managed through the Banff Centre.
The award is a medal and $10,000 prize presented by the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta at a private ceremony at Government House in Edmonton.
More information and applications are available by visiting www.artsawards.ca.
The application deadline is Feb. 17.