Apply for Emerging Artist Award

Apply now for the 2022 Emerging Artist Award. Alberta artists in the early stages of their professional careers can apply for the 2022 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Emerging Artist Award until midnight February 4, 2022.

The Banff Centre oversees the application and adjudication process for the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Arts Awards.

2022 Emerging Artist Award Application 

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The Emerging Artist Awards program gives up to 10 awards of $10,000 each to support and encourage promising artists early in their professional careers. Emerging Artist Awards are given out every second year (in even years). For more details go to About the Emerging Artist Awards.