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Student Art Awards Applications

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

Here is your chance to be recognized.

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

Currently accepting applications from Grade 7 and Grade 12 students

Deadline for submissions: 4:00pm on Sunday, May 5th 2019


Student Art Awards – Grade 7 Application

The Arts Whistler Student Art Award is awarded to a graduating student who has demonstrated artistic achievement in the visual, literary, performing or media arts. 
Awards of $100 are given to individuals graduating from Grade 7 in Whistler, Pemberton and Mt. Currie.
 
Eligibility:
Students applying in the categories of visual, media and literary arts are required to present to the jury: 
• A portfolio of 3-5 (minimum 3) recent works that were not completed as part of a school project. 
• A brief description of each piece and why it is important to you. 
• Portfolio viewing times will be scheduled for May 15, 2019 at the Maury Young Arts Centre between 4-8pm. Your confirmed time will be emailed to you by May 8th, 2019.
 
Students applying in the categories of dance, theatre and music are required to present to the jury:
• One or more pieces not completed as part of a school project, 5 minutes maximum performance time. 
• 5-minute Question & Answer following your performance.
• Showcase times will be scheduled for May 16, 2019 at the Maury Young Arts Centre between 4-8pm. Your confirmed time will be emailed to you by May 8th, 2019. 
 
All submissions will be scored to determine the award winner for each school. Three jury members will rate your work under the following categories:
• Creativity and originality 
• Talent
• Composition
• Overall Presentation
 
Deadline for submissions: 4:00pm on Sunday, May 5th 2019
 

Grade 7 student Art Award Application


Student Art Awards – Grade 12 Application

The Arts Whistler Student Art Award is awarded to a graduating student who has demonstrated artistic achievement in the visual, literary, performing or media arts. 
Awards of $500 are given to individuals graduating from Grade 12 in Whistler, Pemberton and Mt. Currie.
 
Eligibility:
Students applying in the categories of visual, media and literary arts are required to present to the jury: 
• A portfolio of 3-5 (minimum 3) recent works that were not completed as part of a school project. 
• A brief description of each piece and why it is important to you. 
• Portfolio viewing times will be scheduled for May 15, 2019 at the Maury Young Arts Centre between 4-8pm. Your confirmed time will be emailed to you by May 8th, 2019.
 
Students applying in the categories of dance, theatre and music are required to present to the jury:
• One or more pieces not completed as part of a school project, 5 minutes maximum performance time. 
• 5-minute Question & Answer following your performance.
• Showcase times will be scheduled for May 16, 2019 at the Maury Young Arts Centre between 4-8pm. Your confirmed time will be emailed to you by May 8th, 2019. 
 
All submissions will be scored to determine the award winner for each school. Three jury members will rate your work under the following categories:
• Creativity and originality 
• Talent
• Composition
• Overall Presentation
 
Deadline for submissions: 4:00pm on Sunday, May 5th 2019
 

Grade 12 student Art Award Application

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