Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant for Artists, funded by the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation, provides financial grants to art students and to artists in the early or developmental stage of their career. First grants are in the amount of CAD$15,000; second and third grants are in the amount of CAD$18,000. Applicants must work in a figurative or representational style of painting, drawing, sculpture or printmaking and be committed to making the practice of their art a lifetime career. Grants are intended to assist applicants in the study or practice of their art, and the costs associated therewith, such as tuition, studio rental, model fees, travel and living expenses. Eligible courses of study or training include undergraduate, graduate or post-graduate studies and diploma programs from accredited institutions, recognized residencies, apprenticeships/internships and studio training.
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age at the time of submitting their application. The Foundation welcomes applications throughout the year; there is no deadline for filing an application. Grants are available to students and artists around the world