Scholarships and bursaries

CATA provides scholarships and bursaries to selected individuals who fulfill the specific criteria for each award.

Download the main application form:  

CATA Application for Scholarship.docx (fillable form)

CATA Application for Scholarship.pdf

1. FORM A – 2nd Year Art Therapy Student Bursary – $1,000

FORM A – ART THERAPY STUDENT BURSARY.docx (fillable form)

FORM A – ART THERAPY 2nd YEAR STUDENT BURSARY.pdf

2. FORM B – Art Therapy Student Research Grant – $1,000

FORM B – ART THERAPY STUDENT RESEARCH GRANT.docx (fillable form)

3. FORM C – Registered Art Therapist Research Grant – $1,000

FORM C – REGISTERED ART THERAPIST RESEARCH GRANT.docx (fillable form)

4. BCATA/CATA ALLIANCE CONFERENCE PRESENTATION BURSARY – $100

For CATA Professional & Registered members who have presented at a non-art therapy conference

BCATA CATA Aliance Bursary.docx (fillable form)

BCATA CATA Aliance Bursary.pdf

5. CATA-ACAT Journal Article Award

Canadian Art Therapy Association Journal/ Revue de l’Association canadienne d’art-thérapie (CATA/ACAT) is excited to announce a new award to help promote art therapy research for our members! The CATA/ACAT author who publishes an article in our journal with the largest Altmetrics score since October 2015 will win a free entrance to an upcoming Canadian Art Therapy Association conference.

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