External Grants & Awards

The Faculty of Fine Arts often receives opportunities from businesses, clubs, and other organizations about grants and award opportunities. Check back to this page often -- it will be updated throughout the year with each new opportunity as it is received.
If you have an opportunity that is open to our Fine Arts students, please forward the details to finearts@uleth.ca


2021 CALGARY STAMPEDE POSTER COMPETITION - $20,000 IN TOTAL SCHOLARSHIPS TO BE WON!

Young artists ages 15-24, submit your vision for the Stampede of tomorrow and the chance to design the 2021 Calgary Stampede Poster. 

Deadline to apply: Saturday, November 30, 2019

For specific questions email: postercompetition@calgarystampede.com or visit the website: calgarystampede.com/postercompetition


EMERGING ARTIST RESIDENCY AWARD 2020 - SPARK BOX STUDIO

Supporting artists at an early stage of their career is a priority at Spark Box Studio, which is why we created an award program that offers FREE RESIDENCIES to emerging artists. This residency opportunity is a unique way for emerging artists to cultivate new ideas, access a rich library of arts resources, learn about career-building opportunities, and develop an understanding of the art world.

ABOUT THE AWARD
Every artist wants time to work, research, explore and create.
There is just one issue: Where?
Enter: Spark Box Studio a print studio and artist residency that is offering six emerging artists (from anywhere in Canada) a one-week residency at our studio and residency in Prince Edward County.  The selected applicants will be given a semi-private studio space, access to the Spark Box Studio equipment and resources, living accommodations, as well as a one-hour consultation with owner Chrissy Poitras regarding their specific arts business questions.

Deadline: December 1, 2019.

Please be advised that the award is for 7 consecutive days.  Emerging Artist Award is valued at $480.00 per person.

For more details and to apply visit: http://sparkboxstudio.com/residencyaward/


SICI Grant Opportunities