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Grants, Awards, & Bursaries

Local creatives in Whistler, BC can find information about grants, awards and bursaries and get details on how to apply here:



Are you a creative student in Whistler, Pemberton, or Mt. Currie?

Apply for an Arts Whistler Student Art Award.

Since 1987, Arts Whistler has been recognizing artistic achievement in the visual, literary, performing and media arts of graduating students from elementary and secondary schools in Whistler, Pemberton, and Mt. Currie.

Applications for the Arts Whistler Student Art Award are open from March to the first week in May each year. 

Awards of $100 are given to individuals graduating Grade 7, and $500 to individuals graduating Grade 12, from schools in Whistler, Pemberton and Mt. Currie. 

Awards are presented to successful applicants at the end of the school year.

Eligible schools include*:

  • Myrtle Philip Community School
  • Spring Creek Community School
  • Whistler Secondary School
  • Whistler Waldorf School
  • Signal Hill Elementary School
  • Pemberton Secondary
  • École La Passerelle Whistler
  • l’École de La Vallée de Pemberton
  • Xet̓ólacw Community School

*Eligible students must reside full-time in Whistler, Pemberton or Mt. Currie.

Student Art Awards – Grade 7

Student Art Awards – Grade 12



Please email or contact Arts Whistler by phone, 604 935 8410.