Sample Mentee Application Requirements

Year-Long Program

To apply, send a single PDF document labelled with your name containing:

  • a letter outlining why you want to participate in this program and what you hope to achieve through mentorship, including a description of your art practice, and information regarding how we can contact you by phone, email and post
  • an artist résumé (maximum 3 pages)
  • up to 20 embedded images of your artwork, with an image list or captions giving the title of the work, medium, date completed and dimensions; or links to up to 3 minutes of video

Three Month Program

To apply, send three images of your work and a paragraph explaining your interest in this program to [email]. The mentor will select a limited number of participants.

One-On-One Program

In order to apply, you must reach out to the person you would like to work with and get a commitment from them to meet with you for x hours over a period of x months. The mentor will be paid $x.

If they agree, please submit a single PDF labelled with your name that contains:

  • 5 images of your work
  • a one-page letter introducing your proposed mentor and describing how they can help you to advance your practice
  • your artist résumé
  • a copy of email correspondence with the mentor confirming their availability and interest in working with you