Joseph S. Stauffer Prizes

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Deadline(s)

Annual
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Prize Amount

$5,000

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Eligibility

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Program Description

Each year the Canada Council designates up to three Canadian artists who have been awarded an individual arts grant, one in each of the fields of music, visual arts and literature, as winners of the Joseph S. Stauffer Prizes. The prizes are made to honour the memory of the benefactor whose bequest to the Canada Council enables it to "encourage young Canadians of outstanding promise or potential."

Please note that winners are selected by peer assessment committees among the successful applicants to Canada Council programs in the above listed disciplines.

Deadline(s)

By regular Canada Council grant or project application. 

Winners are selected by peer assessment committees among the successful applicants to Canada Council programs:

Prize Amount

The award is valued at $5,000.

Eligibility

Winners are selected by peer assessment committees among the successful applicants to Canada Council programs:

Further Information

Sarah Brown
Program Officer
Prizes Section

1-800-263-5588 (toll-free) or 613-566-4414, ext. 6004

TTY: 1-866-585-5559

For a complete list of past recipients, please contact the Prizes Section.