Every year, the Alberta Society of Artists awards two undergraduate scholarships to students who are pursuing a degree in Fine Arts in a post-secondary institution in Alberta. The applicants must be a full- time student and a resident of Alberta.
Undergraduate Students must be taking predominately 2nd and 3rd year courses.
To submit for the scholarship the students must submit artworks to be considered for the scholarship. These artworks can consist of painting, drawing, sculpture, digital media or installation.
Five to Six undergraduate scholarship applicants will receive an opportunity to submit those artworks for our upcoming exhibition titled “Emerging Artists Unleashed: 2020”on display at The University of Alberta Extension Gallery in Edmonton from March 30 – April 19, 2020 and in Calgary at The Little Gallery, in the University of Calgary Art Department March 16 – 20, 2020.
Catalogues are also published for this exhibition.
Submission Requirement for Undergraduate Students:
1) One artist resume or CV
2) Application form (available online)
3) Up-to-date Unofficial Transcript from post-secondary institution. If recently transfer to a new institution, then provide a transcript from the previous institution as well.
4) Four to six (4 – 6) artwork images in .jpg format
5) Artist statement pertaining to the body of work submitted.
Deadline for submissions is January 6, 2020.