Call to Artists
Enter by August 31!
2023 Annual Online Juried Show
July 15- August 31, 2023
For Full Prospectus and Entry
About the Online Show
- Grand Prize Overall $2,000 cash award
- Second Prize Overall $1,500 cash award
- Third Prize Overall $1,000 cash award
- AWA President’s Award(s)
funded by AWA President and Master Signature member Christine Drewyer (2) $250 cash awards
- Kathleen J. Smith Humanity in Art Award
funded by Master Signature member Angela Mia and family $500 cash award
- (4) First Prize Awards by AWA Membership Category $500 cash each
for first place in Associate/Associate with Distinction/Signature/Master Signature levels.
- (6) Outstanding Achievement Award
(Abstract, Still Life, Landscape/Cityscape, Figurative, Animals, and Sculpture) $250 cash award
- (6) Award of Merit $100 cash award
- Ad, event, and subscription awards from Fine Art Connoisseur
- A variety of donated merchandise awards
Open to all AWA Members. Pieces can be representational or abstract works either 2D or 3D. Applicants must be AWA Members of current standing with dues paid. If 2023 dues are not paid by August 31, the applicant’s work will not be considered. If you are unsure whether you have paid your 2023 dues or which membership level you are, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org. To join as a new member, use the Join link on the AWA website.
The juried exhibition prospectus and entry is available on ShowSubmit. Fee is $45 for up to three works.
Application Period: July 15 – August 31, 2023
Who Can Apply: All current AWA Members
Finalists Announced: September 18, 2023
Pushing Forward Reaching Back –Application opens November 1, 2022
American Women Artists is thrilled to announce our 2023 museum show Pushing Forward Reaching Back hosted by Brookgreen Gardens in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina. This will be the seventh museum show in AWA’s 25 in 25 Campaign. The show offers an array of awards, such as a $10,000 Grand Prize and over $20,000 in merchandise and media awards. Pushing Forward Reaching Back will feature 100+ representational and abstract works, including paintings, drawings, and sculptures.
The juried exhibition prospectus is available on OnlineJuriedShows.com.
Application Period: November 1 – December 15, 2022
Who Can Apply: All AWA Members with a paid 2023 membership are eligible to apply
Finalists Announced: January 13, 2023
AWA Events at Brookgreen Gardens: May 9 – 13, 2022
Breaking Through: The Rise of American Women Artists –Application opens September 1, 2021
American Women Artists is thrilled to announce our 2022 museum show Breaking Through: The Rise of American Women Artists hosted by the Customs House Museum & Cultural Center in Clarksville, TN. This will be the sixth museum show in AWA’s 25 in 25 Campaign. The show offers an array of awards, such as a $10,000 Grand Prize and over $20,000 in merchandise awards and magazine ads. Breaking Through will feature 150 representational and abstract works, including paintings, drawings, and sculptures.
Application Period: September 1 – November 18, 2021
Who Can Apply: All 2022 Members of AWA are eligible to apply
Finalists Announced: December 15, 2021
AWA Events at the Customs House Museum: March 10 – 12, 2022
Online Exhibition Dates: March 5 – May 29, 2022
2022 Spring Online Juried Show – Application Information Coming Soon!
This is American Women Artists’ annual online juried competition for our Associate and Associate with Distinction Members. This prestigious show is highly competitive. In addition to over $15,000 in monetary and merchandise awards – including a $2,500 cash Grand Prize award. Approximately 120 final works selected will appear on AWA’s online gallery for a full year, be featured in our monthly E- newsletters, and promoted through AWA’s social media channels. AWA is dedicated to providing professional opportunities for women in the visual fine arts. We invite you to join AWA as an Associate member and enter our 2022 Spring Online Juried Show!
Application Period: February 22 – April 26, 2022
Finalists Announced: No later than May 6, 2022
Who can apply: Associate & Associate with Distinction Members
Women artists supporting other women artists. Inspired!”
— TRACY LAUTH
AWA Artist, CA