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NSHSS Visual Arts Scholarship
Close Date: Friday, October 13, 2023 Award: $2,000 scholarship to the top finalist in Photography and the top finalists in Mixed Media
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Award: Three (3) $2,000 awards for photography, Three (3) $2,000 awards for painting/drawing/mixed media/digital art

Eligibility: Rising high school students graduating in 2024, 2025, 2026, or 2027, and recently graduated 2023 seniors

Scholarship Details:
Awards will be presented to the top finalists in the two categories below:

  • Photography/Digital Photography
  • Painting/Drawing/Mixed Media/Digital Art 
    • Examples of artwork for this category include painting, drawing, ceramics, glass, sculpture, mixed media, printmaking, and weaving.

Application Requirements:

  • Educator recommendation
  • Title and description of your submission (up to 200 words)
  • Digital files of your artwork uploaded to the application
  • Pictures/videos/media showing your leadership in action (optional)
  • Color headshot suitable for website posing
  • Academic resume
  • Current Transcript (can be official or unofficial)

Please note: All work must be the student’s original work. 

*Students are welcome to apply for both categories, but only one piece of artwork should be chosen for each category. Students are only eligible to win one NSHSS Scholarship per academic year. 

By submitting your work to us, you are giving NSHSS and its partners, affiliates, and licensees the non-exclusive right to publish your work in any format, including print, electronic, and online media. However, all individual contributors to NSHSS retain the right to submit their work for non-exclusive publication elsewhere, and you have our permission to do so.

Application Opens: May 4, 2023
Closing Date: October 13, 2023 by 11:59PM

*Please note that closing time is in EST.


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