All artists who are of age 18 years and above are cordially welcomed by the Hopper Prize Organization to gain benefits of their Hopper Prize. This program is currently open for every artist working in any media such as painting, sculpture, photography, drawing, and many more. These funds are created to honour their creative and innovative work.
The Hopper Prize is introduced to help students lower the financial burden in achieving higher education. The organization decided the grant, such as assisting students in covering any of their studies’ purposes. Applicants will be considered based on their artwork and skills.
The Hopper Prize is established to provide grants, visibility, and career-enhancing validation to artists who demonstrate a serious commitment to their work. They accept submissions for grants through a bi-annual open call. Each year grant cycle is juried by a new team of contemporary curators who select grant winners based on artistic excellence and potential future promise.
For more details about the scholarship, refer to the table below:
|Organization||The Hopper Prize|
|Educational Level||Artist students|
|Number of Awards||10|
|Nationality||Domestic / International|
|Requirement||Artist Statement, Video|
Who May Be Eligible?
Students interested in applying must have a look at the below criteria:
- All Artists Are Encouraged to Apply
- Open to all artists age 18 and older working in any media
- Accepting Entries in All Media
- New Media
- Textile Art
How to Apply
Interest artists willing to apply for the grant can provide their work electronically to consider by the committee. Students are advised to submit all of the below-mentioned credentials to make their applications a complete packet. Applications with late or incomplete applications will be disqualified from the grant program.
- Name & Email
- Instagram Username (optional)
- Up to 10 Image or Video attachments
- Artwork captions
- Artist Statement (optional)
- Biography (optional)
- JPG files of 2500 pixels wide on their longest dimension.
- Your JPG files should not exceed 2 megabytes per file.
- Must submit video or time-based art, include a URL to the video on YouTube or Vimeo.
The Hopper Prize is a type of grant-making institution and digital archiving platform offering a series of individual artist grants on a bi-annual basis totalling USD 10,000.00. A total of 10 artists will receive $1,000 each annually (5 in springs, 5 in fall). The grant amount will help them achieve their goals and dreams more easily.
Artists interested in applying can straight away apply for the program as the applications are currently open to apply.