Type of Program:
The Portia White prize recognizes cultural and artistic excellence on the part of a Nova Scotian artist who has attained professional status, mastery and recognition in their discipline.
Comments on Funding:
The primary recipient will receive $18,000 and a certificate of recognition.
A secondary recipient, who is an emerging Nova Scotia artist or a Nova Scotia cultural organization selected by the primary recipient, will receive $7,000 and a certificate of recognition.
When It Ends:
June 15, 2020
Award nominees must:
The nominator must:
complete the nomination form and supply adequate support material,
also obtain permission from the nominee,
deliver the application by hand, courier or by regular mail but in all cases, must be either received in the Arts Nova Scotia office by 4:30 PM on the deadline date or be postmarked no later than the deadline date.
The nominator must submit:
Other Things to Note:
The prize will be awarded annually, unless the peer assessment committee determines that there is no suitable candidate.