A needs-based scholarship for East Providence students in grades 1-12.
Award: Scholarships will be awarded for single day workshops or multi-week classes, as requested.
Eligibility: Students who qualify for free lunch are eligible for free tuition. Students who qualify for reduced lunch are eligible for ½ off tuition costs. Students must be enrolled in the EP school system, and must provide proof of current eligibility for the 2019-2020 school year.
Apply: Contact Jennifer Gillooly Cahoon at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: None. Scholarship money will be dispensed on a rolling basis.
Emerging Artist Scholarships
Merit-based scholarships intended to help existing artists improve their skills. All instruction will be conducted by Jennifer Gillooly Cahoon, owner/operator of HeARTSpot Art Center & Gallery, with hours being divided up in a mutually agreed upon manner. Funding is provided by the East Providence Arts Council (EPAC).
Award: Three (3) Emerging Artist Scholarships are being offered for one-on-one customized private art instruction (8 contact hours each).
- Emerging artists with some experience who are seeking guidance in improving their craft.
- Those who draw in various mediums, use acrylic paint, or sculpt (no ceramics) will be considered.
- Adults looking to improve their practice purely for pleasure, or who are looking to begin selling work are encouraged to apply.
- Teens in need of guidance in building a portfolio for college are urged to apply.
Apply here: https://forms.gle/mtZaKbP7gS7Qkg2j6
Deadlines: 3 awards will be made each calendar year.
Deadline 1: May 15, 2020; decision made no later than May 22, 2020
Deadline 2: August 14, 2020; decision made no later than August 21, 2020
Deadline 3: November 13, 2020; decision made no later than November 20, 2020