Scholarships Given by the Akademi

  • Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi started a scholarship scheme for the first time from 2008
  • young artists¬† between the age of 20-30 years
  • The scholarships are now given to 10 artists for one year
  • All the 10 scholarships are named after prominent personalities from the field of art
  • From the year 2008-2009 all the scholarships were sponsored by various individuals and corporates.¬† From 2013-14 out of 10 scholarships 8 are sponsored by various individuals and corporates.


Artist Name Scholarship Sponsors Medium
Amrit Pal Singh Dr. Mulk Raj Anand Scholarship Shri Sidharth
Gitika Pathania Amrita Shergill Key Foundation
Gurpreet Singh Rabindra Nath Tagore Scholarship Late Mrs. Amita Mundra
Mukesh Kumar Le Corbusier Scholarship Shri Sidharth
Ritu Raj Singh Kaul Dr. M. S. Randhawa Scholarship Micron Instruments
Aishwarya Sultania J. Swaminathan Scholarship Mount Shivalik Breweries
Mix Media
Aanchal Kumar Jamini Roy Scholarship Winsom Foundation