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.



Artists in the age group of 20-30 years, and residing, studying, employed in Chandigarh, Panchkula & Mohali (Tricity) are eligible to apply for the scholarship.

Scholarship available in the following disciplines:
Drawing, Graphics/Printmaking, Installation, Multimedia, Painting, Photography, Sculpture

Date of Tour - Last week of August 2022

Last date of applying:
Wednesday 8th June, 2022 till 4.00pm in the CLKA office

Forms also available at:
Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi
Rani laxmi Bai Bhawan, 2nd floor, opposite Gurudwara sahib, sector 38-c, near fire station Chandigarh.
Between 11:00am and 4:00 pm on working days only.
Ph: 0172-2686422

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Scholarships Given by the Akademi

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




Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi travel grant winners 2022-23 : visit to museums and art galleries in London

Top ( Left to Right ) : Vaibhav Passi, Gurjeet Singh, Manu Priy Gautam
Bottom ( Left to Right ) : Anita Kaur, Brijesh Kumar, Sunaina



Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi

Rani laxmi Bai Bhawan 2nd floor opposite
Gurudwara sahib sector 38-c Near fire station

City Chandigarh


Phone: 0172-2686422

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