Prizes and Awards

RSA William Littlejohn Award for Water-based Media Artists

Updated: 24 April 2024

The RSA William Littlejohn Award (£2000) for Excellence and Innovation in Water-based media.

Eligibility: Entrants must be working in water-based media (any pigment mixed with water). Entrants must either be born in Scotland or have been resident in Scotland for at least 3 years. In the case of students applying, entrants must either be graduating in 2024 or currently studying at postgraduate level at one of the following art schools in Scotland - Gray's School of Art, Aberdeen, Duncan of Jordanstone Collage of Art, Dundee, Edinburgh Collage of Art, Glasgow School of Art, and University of the Highlands and Islands.

What you get: A monetary award to research, develop, and produce a new body of work in a water-based medium An exhibition of selected completed work at the Royal Scottish Academy at a future date Acquisition of work into the RSA Permanent Collection; ‘A Recognised Collection of National Significance to Scotland

Deadline 23 June 2024

The Royal Scottish Academy, Scotland

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