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
Abbondànza Undergraduate Entrance Award March 15, 2021 Be recognized and awarded for artistic excellence. The Abbondànza Undergraduate Entrance Award acknowledges exceptional undergraduate creative talent...
Drama Project Fund No Deadline The Drama Project Fund encourages and facilitates enrichment projects in the appreciation and performance of the dramatic arts. Apply in W811 (Fine Arts...
Intermezzo Classical Voice Award Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2021)
Supported by Dr. Doug Myhre, this award supports the growth and enrichment of the classical voice student by providing funds for any single experience that will...
Joyce & Ron Sakamoto Prize for Research & Development in DAA March 15, 2021 Successful music business professionals and long-time supporters of the Department of Music at the U of L, the Sakamotos have established this award to encourage...
Lethbridge Symphony Orchestra Strings Award June 1, 2021 This award welcomes new students of particular artistic excellence, as demonstrated in their audition to the Bachelor of Music program, whether they apply from high...
Mary Annis Award in Studio Art March 15, 2021 Mary Annis, an alumna, established this award to encourage student understanding of the fundamentals of art, the pursuit of aesthetic expression, and creative...
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...
Proficio Musica Award Deadline Passed
(February 1, 2021)
This award is to be used to support participation in a single experience, activity, or opportunity that chances a student’s musical development, supplementing your...
Roloff Beny Foundation Photographic Award in Fine Arts Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2020)
Roloff Beny received an honorary degree from the University in 1972. He is considered one of the most distinguished artists in Canadian History. Dr. Roloff Beny...
Student of Art Endowment Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2020)
The purpose of this endowment is to facilitate, support, and encourage enriched study opportunities for U of L students of art. The fund is intended to support art...
U of L Play Right Prize Deadline Passed
(January 29, 2021)
Generously supported by U of L alumnus Terry Whitehead, the Play Right Prize competition aims to encourage excellence and development in student playwriting. 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...