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Fine Arts Scholarships and Awards

Every year Faculty of Fine Arts student applicants who qualify are selected for monetary support to put towards education, travel, and equipment. Fine Arts-specific scholarships, grants, awards, and competitions are available and updated through this page. If you have any questions about any information, please contact the Advising Office.

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Award Name Deadline Summary
Jan Tait Memorial Award No Deadline Jan and Logan Tait were the first chairs of the Festival of Art & Song at the U of L. Jan’s commitment to fulfilling her duties as chair and promoting this...
Carol Darmody Bursary No Deadline Supported by Carol Darmody, this bursary is intended to provide young permanent residents to Canada the opportunity to participate in community-based drumming...
Michael Kaufmann Memorial Scholarship No Deadline Supported by the family and friends of Michael Kaufmann, this scholarship is for adult voice students participating in community-based voice lessons through the U...
Lucky Star Guitars/Geomatic Attic Fine Arts Award No Deadline Lucky Star Guitars and Geomatic Attic have been prominent Lethbridge supporters of local and visiting musical acts. The owners of both organizations have teamed...
U of L Singers Award Deadline Passed
(September 1, 2018)
This award was established upon the retirement of George Evelyn, a longtime U of L faculty member, to honor the creativity he brought to the community during his...
FFA Art Award of Excellence - SAAG (Art’s Alive and Well) Deadline Passed
(May 1, 2019)
Recipients are selected by the Department of Art based upon the Art’s Alive & Well Exhibition at the SAAG. Contact: Fine Arts Advising Office   Value: $100...
Student of Art Endowment Deadline Passed
(October 1, 2019)
The purpose of this endowment is to facilitate, support, and encourage enriched study opportunities for U of L students of art. The fund can support activities such...
Roloff Beny Foundation Photographic Award in Fine Arts Deadline Passed
(December 13, 2019)
DEADLINE EXTENDED TO: December 13, 2019 Roloff Beny received an honorary degree from the University in 1972. He is considered one of the most distinguished artists...
U of L Play Right Prize Deadline Passed
(January 8, 2020)
Generously supported by U of L alumnus Terry Whitehead, the Play Right Prize competition aims to encourage excellence and development in student playwriting (see...
Gushul Artist Residency Prize for Art Students Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2020)
This award was established by Mary Annis, a proud U of L alumna and artist; in honor of the founding faculty of the U of L Department of Art. Her vision for this...
Whyte Museum Internship (Faculty of Fine Arts Dean’s Internship Award) Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2020)
  The Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies and the U of L Faculty of Fine Arts have partnered to provide U of L students, with a demonstrated interest in Museum...
Art History/Museum Studies Gallery Award Deadline Passed
(March 13, 2020)
This award is open to undergraduate students who are registered in one or more Art History Museum Studies (AHMS) courses at uLethbridge in either the fall or spring...
Excellence in Art History/Museum Studies Award Deadline Passed
(March 13, 2020)
This award is open to undergraduate students who are registered in one or more Art History Museum Studies (AHMS) courses at uLethbridge in either the fall or spring...
Medalta Ceramic Residency for Art Students Deadline Passed
(March 16, 2020)
Provided by Medalta and the Faculty of Fine Arts, this award is intended to allow an undergraduate student in Art to attend a one-month artist residency with Art...
David Lanier Memorial Endowment Deadline Passed
(April 1, 2020)
This award is presented for photography and photo-based work, in memory of David Lanier, by his parents, Ike and Diana Lanier. Candidates are nominated and selected...
Striking Prose Competition January 8, 2021 This award occurs every other year and will be awarded again in the 2020-2021 academic year. Generously supported by U of L alumnus Terry Whitehead, the Striking...