Virginia J. Watt Scholarship applications now open

The Inuit Art Foundation is now accepting applications for the Virginia J. Watt Scholarship, revived this year. The scholarship was established in 1995 to support Inuit students through their post-secondary studies in Inuit arts and culture. This $2,500 award is designated for an Inuk student:

  • Living and studying within Canada;
  • Enrolled in a Canadian post-secondary institution or equiva­lent for the academic year following the application deadline;
  • Demonstrates an interest in a career in Inuit art and cultural studies; and
  • Be at least 18 years old by the start of the academic year follow­ing the application deadline

The deadline for applications is November 15th, 2017 and the scholarship will be distributed to the successful applicant in January 2018.

You can find the forms here and for more information contact us at or 647-498-7717 x 103