Newfoundland & Labrador Tourism, Culture, Arts & Recreation - Arts and Letters Awards Program

Funding region: 
Newfoundland and Labrador
Type: 
Contest
Applicants: 
Individual artists & artist educators
Individuals - youth specific
Deadline: 
Friday, November 13, 2020 - 11:45pm

GOVERNMENT OF NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR ARTS AND LETTERS AWARDS

The Arts and Letters Awards Program encourages the creation of new works of art by both professional and non-professional artists resident in Newfoundland and Labrador by providing an opportunity to submit works for adjudication at an annual competition and by recognizing excellence through the awarding of monetary prizes and the exhibition of meritorious entries.

Original creative work in literature, music, visual art, and digital multimedia are eligible.

Entries must be submitted in digital format.

GENERAL GUIDELINES

  • You must be a resident of Newfoundland and Labrador for a minimum of 12 consecutive months at the time of entry (proof of residency may be requested).
  • Divisions:
    • Senior Division Age 21 years & over by November 13, 2020
    • Junior Division (two levels)
      • Ages 15 years & under by November 13, 2020
      • Ages 16-20 years by November 13, 2020
  • Each entry must be accompanied by an application form confirming the work:
    • was completed within the last 12 months
    • is the result of individual effort (group creations are not eligible)
    • has not won any public competition
    • will not be published, exhibited or otherwise publicly presented, including on any social media platforms, before April 16, 2021
    • has not previously been submitted to the Arts and Letters Awards Program
    • is original