The Shevchenko Foundation – Ihnatowycz Family Foundation Arts Mentorship Award supports interdisciplinary, international and intergenerational mentorship or residency programs for individuals in the fields of visual arts, literary arts, performing arts, new media, and/or arts management.

Successful applicants are expected to:

  • Strengthen their professional growth and profiles in their respective fields,
  • Develop ongoing support from mentors and expand networks with fellow artists,
  • Improve self-confidence and self-awareness as creative practitioners of the future,
  • Promote the inclusion of Ukrainian Canadian cultural heritage experience influenced works, insights, and practices to help shape the image of who we are as Canadians at home and outside of our borders.

The application deadline is April 6. Applicants will be informed by the Shevchenko Foundation of the status of their application by end of May.

Click here for criteria and requirements, and to apply.