S&R Foundation, International Call for Applicants: Washington Award
Deadline: October 15th, 2016
Are you an emerging artist looking to further your creative development? The Washington Award recognizes talented artists working in a broad range of disciplines including painting, photography, sculpture, music, dance, dramatic arts, film, digital, and interdisciplinary arts. The award is especially intended to encourage individuals who contribute to international cultural collaboration.
- Winners receive a cash prize of $5,000 to support their career development.
- An additional $5,000 may be awarded to a Grand Prize-winning artist of outstanding ability.
- Award winners become part of the S&R Foundation network of artists, scientists, and social entrepreneurs.
- Award winners are eligible for performances or exhibitions supported by S&R Foundation.
Winners will be announced at the end of January 2017, and presented at the spectacular Washington Awards Gala in Spring 2017, an annual event hosted by S&R Foundation in Washington, DC.
Each winner will be awarded a cash prize of $5,000. In addition, the Awards Committee may designate a Grand Prize winner who receives an additional $5,000 and will be eligible for a S&R sponsored event showcasing the winner’s talents, such as a concert hall debut, gallery showing, or screening (depending on the artist’s medium and career goals).
To apply visit http://sandr.org/programs/washington-award
S&R Foundation Mission: To support talented individuals with great potential and high aspirations in the arts, sciences, and social entrepreneurship, especially those who are furthering international cultural collaboration.