Call for Submissions 

Salt Spring National Art Prize 2023/24 

Since 2015, the Salt Spring National Art Prize has recognized and elevated contemporary Canadian visual artists. The 5th biennial prize offers $50,000 in total awards, including a separate $6,000 residency on Salt Spring Island, BC. 

The Salt Spring National Art Prize is proud to be one of the most accessible art prizes in Canada:  

  • • Open to all Canadian citizens and permanent residents over the age of 18  
  • • Nominations not required 
  • • More affordable entry fee than most Canadian art prizes  
  • • Finalists receive financial support for shipping their artwork

Showcasing and promoting originality, quality, integrity, and creativity in contemporary Canadian visual art—we’re elevating art and artists across Canada.  


Submit to this vibrant Canadian visual arts competition today! 

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