J B C Watkins Award


To allow Canadian artists to pursue graduate study outside Canada in theatre, architecture and music.

All eligible candidates in the grants to individual program within the discipline of music, theatre or architecture will automatically be considered. Country of study - any country other than Canada. Preference is given to those wishing to carry out their studies in Denmark, Norway, Sweden or Iceland.


Open to Canadian artists who are graduates of a Canadian university or postsecondary art institution or training school in the above subjects.

Quantity Available



  • Annual

Award Value

Canadian $5,000

Application procedure

Applicants must see the Canada Council's website for details. external link

Closing date


Study Level

  • Postgraduate

Canada Council for the Arts

The Canada Council for the Arts is a national agency that provides grants and services to professional Canadian artists and art organizations in dance, media arts, music, theatre, writing and publishing, inter-arts and the visual arts.

Contact Details

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the Canada Council for the Arts by using the links below.


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