Prizes

Explore these Prizes for Scholars and Researchers

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Duane Linklater's <i>Tautology</i>, at the MacLarenArtCentre

5 Questions: MacLarenArtCentre

There’s a new thunderbird in Barrie, Ontario – made possible through the Canada Council’s York Wilson Endowment Award....

Photo: Canada Council for the Arts / Danielle Sturk

Behind the Lens: The Making of the Reva Stone video

Imagine the opportunity to create a short film about a key figure in the visual or media arts, with the support of a local production...

Who assesses

Peer assessment

Find out how the Council makes its decisions.

Hugo Lee (Photo: Dan Chmienlinski)

News Release

Exceptional oboist Hugo Lee wins 2015 Michael Measures Prize

This $25,000 prize recognizes promising talent in the next generation of Canadian classical musicians.

Carissa Klopoushak

A Week in the Life of a Classical Musician

Carissa Klopoushak is a current recipient of the Canada Council’s Musical Instrument Bank (MIB). In 2013 she competed for the opportunity to borrow the Instrument Bank’s 1869 Jean Baptiste Vuillaume violin (with Vuillaume model bow) for a period of 3 years. This summer...

Serge Bennathan (Michael Slobodian)

5 Questions: Serge Bennathan, dancer, choreographer, poet

Vancouver-based Serge Bennathan has been awarded the 2014 Canada Council Jacqueline Lemieux Prize. This annual award is given to the year’s most deserving applicant from the Grants to Dance Professionals Program and Grants to Aboriginal Dance...

Donors

Donor Information

Through the Prizes Section, the Canada Council for the Arts awards numerous special prizes that celebrate excellence in individual artists...

Brett MacIntyre

Artist Story

Brett MacIntyre

Brett MacIntyre is the 2013 winner of the Prix de Rome in Architecture for Emerging Practitioners.

5 Questions: Andréa Tyniec, violinist

(Originally published on culture365.ca as "The Beauty of the Beast... and the Power of Performance") Toronto-based violinist Andréa...