The Stanly Arts Guild Scholarship

 

The Stanly Arts Guild has established an art scholarship to be awarded annually to a high school senior planning to enroll or college freshman enrolled in a visual arts or arts education program. They must be a resident of Stanly County or an adjoining county (Anson, Cabarrus, Montgomery, Rowan or Union Counties).  A total of $1000 will be awarded.  A check of $500 will be applied to tuition cost for two (2) semesters.  Checks will be paid directly to the college attended by the scholarship winner.  Application requirements must be completed and returned by 3:00 pm on Saturday, May 20, 2017 to be considered for this award.  For more information contact Carole Poplin at (704) 982-0806. Click here to download the Application

Application Requirements:

Complete the scholarship application in full.

Submit 3 pieces of art work to be returned after the selection process.

Submit 3 letters of recommendation including one from a visual arts instructor.  These can be mailed directly to the address below or sealed in an envelope and sent with the application

Attach an up-to-date copy of high school/college transcript.

On a separate sheet of paper tell us why a career in visual arts /art education is important to you.

Mail application to:  The Stanly Arts Guild, 119 W. Main St., Albemarle, NC 28001, Attn:  Carole Poplin, Scholarship Chair

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Deliver application to: Falling Rivers Gallery, 119 W. Main St., Albemarle, NC 28001, Attn:  Carole Poplin, Scholarship Chair