Presented by Arts Nova Scotia and the Creative Nova Scotia Leadership Council, the Creative Nova Scotia Awards are presented annually to celebrate excellence in artistic achievement, notably, the Portia White Prize. Winners of the Prix Grand Pré, the Established Artist, Emerging Artist, Indigenous Artist Recognition and Black Artist Recognition awards as well as the Creative Community Impact Award are also honoured. Collectively, the awards are worth $75,000.

 

2021 Award Recipients

2021 Award Recipients

See our news page to view award announcements to date.

The Portia White Prize will be announced live on CBC Mainstreet Thursday November 25, 2021.