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Application Deadline: March 29, 2019

THE AWARDS
The Cayle Chernin Awards are four, juried, cash and in-kind prizes presented to emerging or discipline transitioning female artists in the Theatre and Media Arts to assist in the Development or Production of a new work; Qualification details and Requirements can be found in the Application.

MEDIA ARTS & THEATRE: DEVELOPMENT each comprise:
- $1000.00 Cash Prize
- Access to a respected paid Industry Mentor through CSARN (Canadian Senior Artists Resource Network) www.csarn.ca including $1,500 in approved expenses incurred by the artist during the mentorship.

MEDIA ARTS & THEATRE: PRODUCTION each comprise:
- $2000.00 Cash Prize
- Access to a respected paid Industry Mentor through CSARN (Canadian Senior Artists Resource Network) www.csarn.ca including $1,500 in approved expenses incurred by the artist during the mentorship.
- In-Kind Services: Media Arts: Dazmo Camera $2500.00 Certificate, William F. White $2500.00 equipment Certificate.
- Theatre: Rehearsal Space, TBD.

The finalists will be announced on May 1, 2019 and the Awards will be presented at The 8th Annual Equity Showcase Cayle Chernin Awards to be held at the Heliconian Hall in Yorkville on May 15, 2019.

OUR HISTORY & PAST WINNERS
The Cayle Chernin Awards were established in 2012 to honour the life and work of actor, documentary filmmaker, writer, teacher and mentor Cayle Chernin (1947 – 2011). Cayle Chernin’s career spanned four decades in film and on stage, developing new works and encouraging young and old artists. It is an extraordinary honour to offer these awards to female artists in the pivotal and transitional moments of their artistic careers. Past Cayle Chernin Award recipients: Collette Micks (M), Susanna Fournier (T), Fenulla Jiwani (M), Melissa D’Agostino (M), Audrey Dwyer (T), Jani Lauzon (M), Andrea Scott (T), Jillian Rees-Brown (M), Ronit Rubenstein (T), Ruth Goodwin (T), Annie Bradley (M), Briana Brown (T), Shannon Fewster (M).

We are grateful for the support past, present & future of our donors and sponsors, particularly Robin Pascoe, AFBS, William F. White, Dazmo Camera, ACTRA Toronto, Double Chocolate Fountains and Bains Partners LLP. Thanks for helping to give voice to passionate female in the performing arts who continue to explore avenues to tell their stories.

Posted by: Equity Showcase/The Cayle Chernin Memorial Fund
For more information: http://www.caylecherninaward.ca

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