John Hobday Awards in Arts Management
Executive Director of the Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre
Professional Development and Renewal Award
Camilla will be attending the 2018 James P. Shannon Leadership Institute. It will be a year-long period of guided self-reflection, at a key moment in her leadership at the theatre.
Managing & Artistic Producer, Upintheair Theatre
Daniel will be working with Norman Armour of the PuSh International Performing Arts Festival for a year shadowing his work as well as accompanying him on two networking/curatorial trips in order to benefit from key learning moments.
What is this prize?
The John Hobday Awards in Arts Management are granted to talented arts managers in Canadian professional arts organizations for professional development or mentoring purposes.
- The Professional Development and Renewal Award is granted to an outstanding arts manager wishing to take part in a recognized program, seminar or workshop.
- The Mentorship Award goes to an arts manager who is seeking to acquire different knowledge, experience and skills under the supervision of a mentor in his or her field.
Two prizes of $10,000 each
How to qualify
Apply to the Council.
A peer assessment committee will select the recipients from among all applications received.
For applicant and mentor eligibility criteria, application forms and further information on these prizes, see the John Hobday Awards in Arts Management Guidelines.
Who created this prize?
These prizes were established with a $1 million donation from the Samuel and Saidye Bronfman Family Foundation to the Canada Council for the Arts. John Hobday made an enormous contribution to improving the work quality and professionalism of Canadian arts managers by promoting professional development and continuous training and focusing on the profession's importance for the growth and viability of the arts.
Program Officer, Prizes
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