Emerging Storyteller Award
About the Emerging Storyteller Award
SC-CC wants to provide financial support to locally-determined mentorship programs so that mentorship opportunities between emerging and experienced storytellers can be supported across Canada each year.
2024 Application Information
For the 2024 award year, we will award $600 grants to three organizations/guilds/individuals from Quebec and New Brunswick (2024 SC-CC conference region) for the emerging storytellers to receive mentoring from their organization and present their stories at the conference held in July 2024 at the Conference in Sherbrooke, Quebec. Conference admission for the selected tellers is also included in the grant.
Application deadline: January 15 2024
Notifications sent by: February 1 2024
Presentation at SC-CC Conference: July 10-14 2024
Deadline for applications is January 15, 2024.
Basic Requirements for choosing an Emerging Teller:
• have already begun telling stories to an audience
• have demonstrated considerable talent and potential for development
• have the beginning of a repertoire of stories
• preferably, but definitely not absolutely, be between the ages of 18 and 35
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