United States & Canada Competition Timeline

August 18, 2021:  2021 United States & Canada Competition application and information available online.

September 17, 2021: Deadline to submit applications for the 2022 competition. After your application is submitted, you may also receive an email at a later date with further instructions about when to submit examples of your work. Please do not send work examples until you receive these further instructions.

Late September – November 2021: References contacted for recommendations.

December 13, 2021:  Work example submission deadline.

Mid-December 2021:  If you have not received an email acknowledgment of the receipt of your submitted work, please contact the Foundation.

April 2022:  Notification of competition results sent to all applicants via email.   

Further details regarding the application process can be found in Application Resources, Submission Materials and the Guide to the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Online Application.