Guernsey Students Prize

The Sovereign Art Foundation Guernsey Students Prize, which was established in 2015, invites all secondary schools in Guernsey to submit ten of the best artworks produced by its students. Students must be nominated by their school. The artworks are viewed by a judging panel who then shortlist 12 finalists before the public select three prize winners through voting online and in-situ voting at the exhibition.


1ST | £500 2ND | £250 3RD | £100


1ST | £2,000 2ND | £1,000 3RD | £500

For more information about The Sovereign Art Foundation Guernsey Students Prize, email 

Please note finalists will be announced August 22, 2016. To view past galleries click here

The judges for the 2016 Sovereign Art Foundation Guernsey Students Prize are:

Howard Bilton, Chairman & Founder, The Sovereign Art Foundation & Sovereign Group
Stephen Hare, Managing Director of Sovereign Trust (Channel islands) Limited
Louise Lawton, Artist
Frances Lemon, Artist
Jean-Christophe Godet, Director of Guernsey Photography Festival

To be confirmed. Please check this page again later.

2016 Prize launch – March 21, 2016

Urban Kitchen Launch Event – March 22, 2016

Submission Period for Entries – June 6 – 10, 2016

Judging Panel Selection of 12 Shortlisted Works –20 – 24 June, 2016

Shortlisted works announced –22 August, 2016

Exhibitions at Guernsey Airport, Inner Market Street & Beau Sejour – 22 August – 9 September, 2016

Online Voting  – 22 August – 9 September, 2016

Voting Closes – 9 September, 2016

Awards Ceremony at St James Concert Hall –29 September, 2016

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