Walter and Michael Lantz Prize
The Walter and Michael Lantz Prize is a Contest sponsored by National Sculpture Society (NSS).
Amount of Contest: Average: $1000
Application Deadline: In early April
Requirements: Applicant must be a U.S resident, must work in the figurative or realist tradition, must demonstrate ability in the use of form, composition, and technique, and must submit brief biography/explanation of background in sculpture, 10-20 slides of work, and a self-addressed, stamped envelope for slide return.
Sponsorship provided by:
National Sculpture Society (NSS)
237 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Phone Number: 212 764 5645
Fax Number: 212 764 5651
You can find out more by contacting:
National Sculpture Competition for Emerging Sculptors
It is important to investigate the latest information on the contest. A maximized likelihood of success can be attained by finding out the requirements from the start and then determining if you qualify. At the outset identify the particular aims of the National Sculpture Society (NSS) and their goals for the Walter and Michael Lantz Prize. Once that is done, verify that you have any likelihood to receive the contest. Upon determining that you have a decent shot of going on to be one of the winners of the Walter and Michael Lantz Prize, then it is worth it to use your time.
An important detail of applying for the contest is filling out the application correctly. Occasionally the process can be long and boring, but take the time to make sure that you fill out the application accurately and completely. Avoid mistakes that might make you be denied because of carelessness.
After filing, you should note when the Walter and Michael Lantz Prize confers the award and actually dispenses any funds in order to know whether or not you can rely on the contest to provide additional support for the expenses associated with school and its personal usefulness, stipulations may exist on what expenses are covered by the Walter and Michael Lantz Prize. It can be difficult to find ways to cover the expenses associated with school, and having the additional resources of the Walter and Michael Lantz Prize as a supplement to your own resources can be a huge help. If you don't end up getting the Walter and Michael Lantz Prize, keep at it, search for additional contests and your persistence may be rewarded.
Last Updated: 12/18/2015