Information, categories and prizes

The Braidwood Regional Youth Art Awards is a non-acquisitive Art Award, which has been made possible by funds donated from the Braidwood & Bungendore Community Bank. The organization, administration & promotion of the Youth Art Awards has also been made possible by the volunteer members of the Braidwood Regional Arts Group. The Braidwood Regional Youth Art Awards are divided into three main age categories as outlined below. With a total Prize pool of $8350 - [$5500 in cash & $2850 in goods & services] the Youth Arts Award is a significant commitment to promoting the Arts in our region. The Youth Art Awards Exhibition will be held during the Spring School Holidays Sept 29 – Oct 8. The Venue for the exhibition will be the Braidwood Community Arts Centre Gallery. The Youth Art Awards is open to youth from both the Braidwood & Bungendore regions, full terms & conditions for the awards are available on the BRAG website.

1. 21 to 25 years

  • $2000 Major Cash Prize to the winner of this category
  • $1000 in kind support weekend solo pop-up exhibition at the Braidwood Community Arts Centre Gallery, fully supported by BRAG with marketing, staffing & administration
    [Not redeemable for cash]
  • $1000 mentoring program for the winner that includes at least 3 sessions with local artists of renown & 3 sessions with local specialists in areas such as arts marketing, arts funding, web design. Managed & administered by BRAG. [Not redeemable for cash]
  • $500 x 2 Highly Commended Cash Awards in this category

2. 17 to 20 years

  • $1000 Major Cash Prize to the winner of this category
  • $600 mentoring program for the winner that includes at least 2 sessions with local artists of renown & 2 sessions with local specialists in areas such as arts marketing, arts funding & web design. Managed & administered by BRAG. [Not redeemable for cash]
  • $300 x 2 Highly Commended Cash Awards in this category

3. 13 to 16 years

  • $500 Major Cash Prize to the winner of this category
  • $200 x 2 Highly Commended Cash Awards in this category

4. $250 [total value] in BRAG Memberships to all Winners & Highly Commended recipients

Key Dates: Submission of Artworks Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th of Sept. 10am – 3pm

Awards Event: Friday 29th of September from 6pm

Exhibition: Saturday 30th Sept. to Sunday 8th Oct. 10am – 3pm

Collection of work: Sunday 8th of October 3-6pm

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Download the Terms and Conditions for Entry

Download the Entry Form

 

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