The Neddy at Cornish offers the largest artist awards in the State of Washington, providing two annual gifts of $25,000, and six awards of $2,000, to visual artists based in the Puget Sound region. Any artist who is a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident living and working in Island, Jefferson, King, Kitsap, Mason, Pierce, Skagit, San Juan, Snohomish, Thurston, or Whatcom counties in Washington state is welcome to apply. The award is funded by the Behnke Foundation and stewarded by Cornish College of the Arts as a tribute to the Seattle painter and teacher Ned Behnke (1948-1989).  

The 2019 open call for applications for the Neddy at Cornish is live from Monday, June 3rd 12:00 a.m. until Sunday, July 21st 11:59 p.m. PST.

 

The Neddy at Cornish

Cornish College of the Arts prepares its students to contribute to society as artists, citizens and innovators. The Neddy at Cornish artist awards are a beacon of this mission. The Neddy at Cornish offers the largest artist awards in the State of Washington, providing two annual gifts of $25,000, and six awards of $2,000, to visual artists based in the Puget Sound region. Any artist who is a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident living and working in Island, Jefferson, King, Kitsap, Mason, Pierce, Skagit, San Juan, Snohomish, Thurston, or Whatcom counties in Washington state is welcome to apply.

The 2019 Call for Applications is open from June 3rd, 2019 until July 21st at 11:59 p.m. PST.

Learn more at  https://www.cornish.edu/neddy_at_cornish/ 

See the application guidelines for more information on eligibility and award process.

The Neddy at Cornish