The Alberta Society of Artists – Student Scholarship

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ASA Post-Secondary Scholarship Awards & Exhibition

The Alberta Society of Artists  presents the 2016 Alberta Society of Artists Scholarship.

Each the ASA awards two individual scholarships of merit in the amount of $1,000 to help students enrolled in a Fine Arts Post-Secondary program achieve their career goals.

Eligibility: Enrolled as a full-time student in a Fine Arts program at a post-secondary institution within Alberta. Students must be taking predominantly 2nd and 3rd year courses. Must be an Alberta resident.

Criteria: Awarding of the scholarship will be based on a combination of artistic
merit, innovation and creativity with consideration of academic achievement.

Value: $1000

Number: Two individual scholarships

Apply: Students are able to apply online through the ASA website at:

Or submit a paper application, including hardcopies of all required documents, along with a CD of digital images to:

The Alberta Society of Artists
Crossroads Art Centre
305-1235 26 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2G 1R7

Submissions online or by mail must include the following:
• An up-to-date, one page artist resume or CV
• Signed application form
• An up-to-date, unofficial transcript from post-secondary institution
• 5 artwork images
• 200 word essay to accompany the submitted images that incorporates a personal statement in relation to the artwork and your artistic practice.

*If applying for the Student Exhibition as well, please include both signed submission forms
and only one copy of the required materials.

Submit by: December 1, 2015

Selection: Blind Jury selected by the Jury Advisor and the Education Chair of the
Provincial Board of The Alberta Society of Artists.

Notification date of award: January 13, 2016


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