APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 1, 2018
Applicants are notified approximately 3 weeks after the application deadline.
Individual scholarships provide full coverage of workshop tuition. They are awarded to a student to take a specific workshop based on financial need and/or various criteria depending on the source of the funds. For all scholarships, you can find the application form on the right hand of this page or we can send you an application in the mail.
ESSA’s scholarship program is funded by the generous donations of patrons just like you every year. Approximately 10 scholarships per year are awarded in various media, also awarded are three special scholarships each year in memory of Patt Carmichael, Jack Miller and Carol White.
- The Patt Carmichael Scholarship awarded in Painting.
- The Jack Miller Scholarship awarded to a student in Printmaking.
- The Carol White Scholarship awarded to an artist in their chosen medium.
To download the adult scholarship form, please click here.
Applicants must submit: Complete application form, a letter of intent (1 page maximum) including an explanation of financial need, and one letter of reference. Examples of financial need may include: fixed income, student status, or limited budget for workshop expenses. Applicants may also, if they wish, submit three good quality (jpeg) images of their work in support of their scholarship application.
Via Email: Julie@essa-art.org
Via Snail Mail: Attention: Julie Hop, P.O. Box 657 Eureka Springs, Arkansas 72632
Scholarships do not cover model or material fees.
Scholarship applications can be downloaded on this page or we can mail them out if requested.
Young Artist Scholarships
We also offer scholarship for our Family Day and Family Weekend classes. The award covers the cost of tuition for a 1 or 2 day Family workshop. Recipients may be responsible for paying material fees.
To download the young artist scholarship form, please click here.