Kwi Am Choi Exhibition Scholarship 2024

November 12, 2023


Application link:

Established in 2007, the Kwi Am Choi Exhibition Scholarship is an annual award of $2,000 that recognizes an emerging BC artist between the ages of 18 and 32, and designed to fund the costs of new artwork creations and mounting a solo exhibition at PoMoArts. This initiative provides recent graduates and students currently enrolled in Fine Arts programs at recognized post-secondary institutions in Canada with the opportunity to display their work in a public art gallery, receive curatorial mentorship, and network with other artists and art professionals.

Applicant Criteria:

  • Between 18 and 32 years of age.
  • Enrolled in Fine Art programs in a recognized Canadian post-secondary institution or within 2 years (24 months) of graduation with a Fine Art degree from a recognized Canadian post secondary institution.
  • Considered an emerging artist. We define emerging artists as those in the first few years of their professional development and not currently making their entire living from their artwork.
  • A current resident of British Columbia.
  • Only artists proposing a solo exhibition are eligible for this award.
    Note: Current PoMoArts staff, instructors, sitting board members or their immediate family are not eligible to apply.

Use of Scholarship Funds:

Scholarship funds are to be applied to the artist’s costs of creating new work and mounting a solo exhibition between May and October 2024 at PoMoArts. These costs may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Materials and preparation expenses to create new artwork.
  • Transportation costs for artwork.
  • Exhibition installation expenses
  • Advertising and marketing costs for the exhibition.
  • Opening reception, and related administrative costs.

For more information, please visit: and select the Scholarships tab to view the application guidelines.

If you have any questions about this exhibition scholarship opportunity, please email Janice Cotter, Gallery Manager at

Submissions Deadline
November 12, 2023

November 12, 2023

2425 st.John Street, Port Moody
Port Moody, , V3H2B2