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.

The article must be published by September of each year. The first award will be announced at the upcoming AGM at the CATA 2016 Conference on October 14-16, 2016 in Toronto, ON.See more 

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