The Yukon School of Visual Arts requests that the following materials be included in your application package:
- Application Form
Please complete the official Yukon SOVA Application Form
- Statement of Intent
Please write a 250-500 word statement with regard to the following questions :
- What are your interests in the visual arts?
- What are you artistic aspirations or career goals?
- How will the Yukon School of Visual Arts’ Foundation Year Program be of benefit to you?
- What are you motivations to study in Dawson City, Yukon Territory?
Official sealed and signed transcripts must be sent directly from all previously attended secondary or post-secondary institutions by post only.
- Letter of Recommendation
Please submit one letter of recommendation from a teacher, a mentor, a professional artist, or an elder, stating their relationship to you and why they think you should be accepted into this program. Letters of recommendation may be sent electronically or by post.
- Portfolio Submission & Portfolio Assignments Submission
The Yukon School of Visual Arts requires a visual art portfolio and two portfolio assignments from all applicants. All submissions must be in a digital format; do not submit artwork in its original form. Please see Portfolio Requirements for more detailed information and instructions.
The deadline for all application materials is JUNE 1st.
Please note: If you wish to be considered for the SOVA-Yukon or SOVA-Canada/US Scholarship, all application materials must be submitted by MAY 1st.
Electronically submitted application materials should include “Admissions-Last Name” in the subject line, and be sent to : firstname.lastname@example.org
Any hard copy application materials (i.e. application form, transcripts) should be mailed directly to :
Yukon School of Visual Arts
Dawson City, YT
If you have any questions please contact SOVA at (867) 993-6390, or email us.