Aspiring Artist Award YVR Art Foundation 2017

Date and Time: 
Wed. May. 31/17 05:00 PM to 05:15 PM


The YVR Art Foundation is now accepting applications for the $500 Aspiring Artist Awards, which recognize visual art potential in 
BC and Yukon First Nations youth between the ages of 15 and 19.

Each art award is for $500 and up to five Aspiring Artist Awards will be awarded in 2017. The award is to support the recipients' self-directed work in the visual arts.  
The deadline for applications is Wednesday, May 31st, 2017.
To be eligible for this award, applicants must:

  • Be of BC or Yukon First Nations ancestry
  • Reside in BC or the Yukon 
  • Be between the ages of 15 and 19 (year of birth between 1998 and 2002)
  • Currently create visual art work that reflects BC or Yukon First Nations art or culture

For more information and to apply for the Aspiring Artist Awards go to the Foundation website: