Arts for Youth Award

The Arts for Youth Award is presented annually at the Mayor's Art Lunch.

The Arts for Youth Award is a $20,000 cash prize, with finalists receiving $2,000. The award celebrates an individual, collective or organization that has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to engaging Toronto’s youth through the arts and artistic creation. The award was established in 2007 by Martha Burns, Jim Fleck, and Sandra and Jim Pitblado.The finalist honourary prizes are supported by Diana Bennett and Spencer Lanthier.

Deadline: The deadline for nominations is February 6, 2017. The nomination portal will open on December 15, 2016.
Nomination Forms:

View a video tutorial of the Toronto Arts Foundation Nomination Portal here


Arts for Youth Award Recipients