Graduate Scholarship Application

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ASA Graduate Scholarship 2021

Deadline for Submissions has been extended to January 26, 2021.

Source: The Alberta Society of Artists

Enrolled as a full-time in a Fine Arts Graduate program at a post-secondary institution within Alberta. Must be an Alberta resident.

This Scholarship is for students focusing on a Studio Practice only.

Criteria: Awarding the scholarship will be based on a combination of artistic merit, innovation and creativity, and academic achievement.
Value: $1000.00
Quantity: One scholarship
Selection: Blind Jury selected by the Education Chair of the Provincial Council of the Alberta Society of Artists
Deadline: EXTENDED January 26, 2021 at 11:59pm MST
Recipient will be notified by email and announced publicly on the ASA website.




Submission Requirements for Graduate Students Focusing on Studio Practice only

  1. One artist resume or CV
  2. Application form (available online or via mail)
  3. Up-to-date Unofficial Transcript from post-secondary institution. If recently transfer to a new institution, then provide a transcript from the previous institution as well.
  4. Ten (10) artwork images in .jpg format
  5. Artist statement pertaining to the body of work submitted.
  6. Letter of support from Graduate Supervisor via email by the professor using his institution email address (not his personal email) if submitting via online application.Please email at, or they can be mailed to the ASA office (must be in school letterhead and in a sealed envelope). The mail must be received no later than Monday, January 6, 2020.

  • Applicant Details

  • Submission Requirements

    File requirements: GRA_FirstName_LastName_Title.jpg Photo requirements: Five to Seven (5-7) artwork images in JPG format at 300dpi not to exceed 5 inches in any direction
  • Include a 200 word essay to accompany the submitted images that incorporates a personal statement in relation to the submitted body of work and your artistic practice.
  • Graduate Supervisor Information

    Letter of support from Graduate Supervisor in a sealed envelope along with Graduate Supervisor Details form.
    Successful Graduate Scholarship student is not required to exhibit.