The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation grant is one of the most prestigious grants available to emerging figurative artists, as well as one of the most substantial. It is one of the longest standing, with an illustrious history of recipients spanning more than half a century. It is also unique in its scope, in that it is available to students and artists around the world.
First grants are in the amount of CAD $15,000 each. Subsequent grants are in the amount of CAD $18,000 each. Grants are made directly to the beneficiaries, not through other organizations.
Grantees may not receive more than three grants in their lifetime.
How to apply
Submitting an application requires a significant investment of time by the applicant and his or her referee. Visit the Elizabeth Greenshield Foundation’s website for more information on how to apply and to access the online application portal.