Media Art Scholarship Application Guidelines

2019/20 Applications Due: Midnight, Thursday June 6th, 2019

All applications are to be submitted by email to with the subject line ‘Media Art Scholarship’. Physical applications will not be accepted. CFAT is offering free access to our computers for anyone working on an application for our programs, let us know when you book what you’re working on.

We will be holding an info session on how to apply in May of 2019. Stay tuned to our newsletter for dates! If you have any questions about the program or submission process call Tori Fleming, Programming and Communications Director at (902) 422-6822 or email

Please submit the following information:

Contact Info
Phone Number

How did you hear about the scholarship program?

Title of Proposed Project

Conceptual Outline
Please describe the concept/theme/idea of the work. (250 words max.)

How will the project look/sound/function?
What form/medium will the final project take? (250 words max)

How do you envision the project being presented?
What will the audience see? How will they interact with the piece? Will the work be screened in a theatre setting? Installed in a particular space? Audio on headphones? Etc. (250 words max)

What past experience, if any, do you have with media art?
Please note that this is just for our reference in building workshops, inexperience will not prevent you from being admitted to the program. (250 words or less)

What programs/skills do you think you will need?
(Ex. Sound recording, colour correction, circuit bending, etc.) It’s ok if you’re not sure entirely what would be needed – we just want an idea of what tools you’re thinking about.

Are you able to attend regular workshops from August – December 2018?

Attach a CV or resume of any relevant experience you may have.

Up to 6 images.
Images can be of past work, or used to illustrate your idea.