Shirley Elford Emerging Artist Commission Prize

Date Posted
January 18, 2024
Opportunity with
City of Hamilton's Arts Awards
Application Deadline
March 1, 2024 at 12:00 am
Apply Now!

Are you an emerging artist (18+, Hamilton / Six Nations resident) practicing for 5 years or less? You’re invited to submit an application for the Shirley Elford Emerging Artist Commission Prize! Two artists will receive $2,000 to create work that speaks to Hamilton's evolving identity, to be presented at next year's Arts Awards event.⁠

This commission is presented and supported by the Hamilton Community Foundation's Shirley M. Elford's Artist Fund as part of the Arts Awards program.⁠

For details and the application visit or⁠ contact or 905.546.2424 ext 7612.⁠

Deadline to apply is March 1, 2024.

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