The annual $2,000 Nel Oudemans Award acknowledges the extraordinary contribution of Fredericton weaver Nel Oudemans to Canada’s applied arts field, as well as to fine arts & craft education in New Brunswick.
This Award recognizes the pursuit of excellence in the fields of fine craft and design by emerging New
Brunswick artisans. It is intended to support creative growth of artists in the early stages of their careers.
In conjunction with the $2,000 award, the recipient of the Nel Oudemans Award is eligible to be funded to
participate in the SOFA Chicago Educational Mission, sponsored by the Craft Alliance and ACOA through
the International Business Development Agreement.
Applications may be made in English or French.
Download PDF for further details: 2015 Nel Oudemans Award Application Guidelines