The Hopper Prize

$5,000.00 USD in unrestricted grants for visual artists

Deadline: May 15, 2018

The Hopper Prize is a grant-making institution and exhibition platform offering a series of individual artist grants totaling $5,000.00 USD administered through an open call juried by leading curators.

About Our Organization                               

The Hopper Prize was established for the sole purpose of advancing the field of visual art by providing direct financial assistance to artists working in all media.

Program Highlights

5 artists will each receive $1,000.00 USD in unrestricted grant awards

30 artists will be selected to have their work digitally exhibited and archived at


Recipients of The Hopper Prize will be selected by:

Misa Jeffereis

Assistant Curator

Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis

Magdalyn Asimakis

Independent Curator & Writer

New York & Toronto


We view the field of visual arts in its broadest and most inclusive sense and therefore make our awards available to artists engaged in artistic practices spanning all media and methods of production.

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Early applications will receive preliminary review by The Hopper Prize team.