Ontario Arts Foundation Artist Educator Award

The Ontario Arts Foundation Artist Educator Award is given to an Ontario resident who exemplifies excellence in arts education, demonstrates a unique approach to their arts education practice, creates meaningful learning experiences for young people, inspires connections to the arts beyond the classroom and continues to maintain an active arts practice.  The Ontario Arts Foundation established and manages the endowment that funds the Artist Educator Award.

 

Nomination and Selection Process
The Ontario Arts Council (OAC) Awards Office administers the nomination and the selection process for the award. OAC juries nominate artists from the list of applicants to the current year’s OAC Artist in Education and Aboriginal Artist in Schools programs or other artists who are known to the juror.

 

Current Recipient
2016     Jamaal Rogers

Prize:  $7,500   

 

Past Recipients

2015     Lorrie Gallant

 

News Releases
Jamaal Rogers Receives the Ontario Arts Foundation Artist Educator Award  September 13, 2016
Lorrie Gallant is Awarded the First Annual Ontario Arts Foundation Artist Educator Award   September 30, 2015
The Ontario Arts Foundation Announces the Ontario Arts Foundation Artist Educator Award  
July 8, 2015


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