SUPPORTING EMERGING ARTISTS

Emerging Artists Youth Awards

Each year Black Theatre Workshop gives out two awards and grants to emerging Black artists who reside in Montreal. The awards are presented at our Annual Vision Celebration Gala.

The Gloria Mitchell-Aleong Award & Grant of $2000 is for an emerging professional artist between the ages of 20-35 who demonstrates exceptional ability in the performing arts (theatre, music, dance, spoken word or interdisciplinary arts.) This award is generously sponsored by Dr. Stanley Aleong & Family.

Applications will open November 2021

Deadline: December 5, 2021

 

The Victor Phillips Award & Grant of $1000 is for an artist under the age of 20 who excels both in academics and in the performing arts (theatre, music, dance, spoken word or interdisciplinary arts.) This award is generously sponsored by TD Bank Group.

Les candidatures ouvriront en novembre 2021

Date limite de soumission: le 5 décembre, 2021

 

In order to be considered for an award the artist must:

  • Fulfill all the Artist Application requirements
  • Submit all the forms by the deadline

Please fill in the online application form here

For any questions please email outreach@theatrebtw.ca

Black Theatre Workshop is Canada’s longest running Black theatre company and is committed to reflecting Black culture and community by developing and providing visibility for Black Canadian artists. Black Theatre Workshop is an award-winning English-speaking theatre company based in Montreal, Quebec.