Scholarships in Art Teacher Education

Community and Folk Arts Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: Varies

Applicant must have graduated from a Ventura County high school, be enrolled at an accredited college or university, and demonstrate an interest in the arts.


T.R. Braithwaite Memorial Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must demonstrate promise, talent, and seriousness of purpose, and financial need.


Austell/South Cobb Rotary Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be a South Cobb County, GA resident with a minimum 3.5 GPA. Selection is based upon portfolio and commitment to and involvement in art.


Art and Art Education Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 1 (Priority)

Applicant must be enrolled at the University of Missouri at Columbia.


Antonio Cirino Memorial Art Education Fellowship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: April 28

Applicant must be a graduate student in arts education who has been a Rhode Island resident for at least five years. Preference is given to visual artists; however, writers, actors and composers interested in teaching are also encouraged to apply. RISD students or graduates are not eligible for this fellowship.


Patricia Collins Amaral Memorial Fund

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a senior who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and who has demonstrated the finest qualities of leadership through participation in campus organizations and has rendered service of significant benefit to the campus community.


Alumni Association Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate community leadership and have met the award criteria established by the Alumni Association's Scholarship Committee. Applicant must have completed 12 credits last semester and 24 credits at Bridgewater State College as of December 31. Applicants who have transferred from Massachusetts Community Colleges, Dean College, or Quincy College are eligible to apply.


Gertrude Angert Victor Scholarship

Award: $1,250, Deadline: None

Applicant must demonstrate academic excellence and meet with the donor annually.


Eric Robert Anderson Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be a paid member of Art Students League, and be enrolled full-time. Applicant must submits resume and artist's statement, three letters of recommendation, and at least five slides of five separate works.


Bill McKnight Legacy Scholarship

Award: $3,250, Deadline: January 13

Applicants must be residents of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Washington and be high school seniors or college or graduate students (community college, four-year public or private college or university, certificate program, vocational/technical/trade programs, law school, medical/dental/veterinary school or graduate education). Students must be members of the LGBTQ and allied community and display leadership either within the LGBTQ community or within their field of study and demonstrate financial need. Students with additional barriers to education as well as those who are economically, racially, socially, geographically or politically disenfranchised will be given consideration as well. Preference given to applicants from Kitsap County/Bainbridge Island, Washington.