• Location


  • Experience

    Less than 3 years experience, Student

  • Application Start Date

    16-Sep-2021 00:00 AM

  • Application End Date

    16-Sep-2022 00:00 AM

Artist Exhibitor Sponsorship



Description of the Program
The Exhibiting Artist Program's main focus is to support, cultivate and empower new artist exhibitors for exhibitions, art galleries and conferences around the world.
We are looking for artists with a passion for visual storytelling in animation who have never had the opportunity to exhibit.  All voices , ethnicities and talent are welcome, ages 18 and up.  The CTN Foundation Scholarship Program is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that is talent-driven, and awards based on portfolio submissions.
Exhibiting Artist Award and Mentor.
Awarded for the conference, CTNX 2021.  November 18th - 21st, 2021.

Featured Artist interview in publication and social media
1 exhibition Standard Table  6’ x 3’ , 2 chairs
Exhibitor Mentorship with professional designer and experienced conference exhibitor David de Pasquale 
Featured in the online catalog
Four 4-day exhibitor passes to CTN eXpo 21 is included
One parking spot for Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday is included

Responsibilities :
Information :
Age requirements can vary depending on the program.
Must have a portfolio or reel displaying work.
Must be able to travel.
Must be able to understand and communicate well in English.
Must own the rights to any artwork that is submitted.
In the event of a dispute as to eligibility, the Foundation will decide whether an applicant is eligible, and its decision will be binding.
Go to the application website: 
Register for the website.
Select the program you want to apply for.
And select the scholarship you are applying for.
We recommend taking your time to show your best work. Quality over quantity!
Your portfolio should show your best work! Please organize your work to highlight your passion for visual storytelling.
Resume Submission Specifications: Applicants will submit a PDF.
There are multiple scholarships to apply for. 
There are five Judges each in the category.
The Foundation will notify each winner and announce the winners in each category.
The Foundation in some cases will announce the Finalists, five in each category.
Winners in each category will be featured at the CTN animation eXpo  Event.
Each Winner will receive a prize. Each Finalist will receive a runner up prize. 
All applicants for the CTN Foundation Awards must agree to:
The CTN Foundation is closely monitoring best health and safety practices associated with COVID-19 and future programming, including the CTN eXpo event and related events.
Inform winners that, if selected, they must agree to participate in the Foundation’s exclusive Scholarship Alumni program, the details of which will be conveyed to them by the Foundation.
Email questions about your submissions or any technical questions to 
- The application site isn't working for me. What can I do.
The application site works best when using the Chrome Browser.  
- The application button on the website doesn't work?
If you have trouble with the apply button you can click here to go directly to the application website 
- Is this scholarship open to artists outside the United States?
Applications from international applicants are welcome.
- I missed the entry form deadline but would like to enter. Is this possible?
Unfortunately, no entries can be submitted once the entry form deadline has passed. 
- Can I enter more than one category?
Yes. Please choose the categories most appropriate when entering your submission.
- Are illustrators, graphic novel and comics artists eligible for a CTN Foundation Award?
Yes, provided they meet the other eligibility requirements.
- How will I know if judges have received my application?
You will receive a confirmation email from the CTN Foundation system.
- When will I be notified if I am a winner?
If you are chosen, the person who submitted the application will be notified approximately 1 month prior to the award date. For details regarding this and other CTN Foundation Award related announcements, please sign up for our newsletter. 
- Who can I contact for information?
Email Our team is waiting to hear from you.


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