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Duke and Duchess of York Prize in Photography

2016 winner: Chih-Chien Wang

2016 winner: Chih-Chien Wang

Overview

This award is the only Canada Council prize dedicated to photography.

What is this prize?

The Duke and Duchess of York Prize in Photography is awarded to a professional photographer for personal creative work or professional development.


Prize amount

$8,000


How to qualify

Professional photographers who submit an eligible application to the Explore and Create program are automatically considered for this prize. The winner is selected based on the assessment of the grant application.


Deadline(s)

Annual


Who created this prize?

Funding for this prize was donated by the Government of Canada on the occasion of the wedding of Prince Andrew in 1986.

Further Information

Jennifer Cherniack

Program Officer, Prizes

E-mail: jennifer.cherniack@canadacouncil.ca

613-566-4414, ext. 5265

Toll free: 1-800-263-5588, ext. 5265

TTY: 1-866-585-5559

Annual

Prize Amount

$8,000

By program

We are committed to equity in all our activities, including the administration of our prizes.

Cumulative list of winners