RSA William Littlejohn Award 2023

Closing date 25 June 2023

Apply now for the RSA William Littlejohn Award 2023!

£2,000 will be awarded to an artist for Excellence and Innovation in Water-based media. Funded by The William Littlejohn Bequest, the award allows the artist to research, develop and produce a new body of work in a water-based medium. There is also an opportunity for acquisition of work into the RSA Permanent Collection.


  • Entrants must be working in water-based media (any pigment mixed with water).
  • Entrants must either be born in Scotland or have been resident in Scotland for at least 3 years.
  • In the case of students applying, entrants must either be graduating in 2023 or currently studying at postgraduate level at one of the following art schools in Scotland – Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen, Duncan of Jordanstone Collage of Art, Dundee, Edinburgh Collage of Art, Glasgow School of Art, and University of the Highlands and Islands.

Find more information and apply now via submittable. Deadline 25 June 2023, 11:59pm.

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