APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 15
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 righthand 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.
Applicants must submit: Complete Application form, three good quality images of current work, a letter of intent (1 page maximum) and two letters of reference.
Via Email: Julieh.firstname.lastname@example.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 our Young Artist scholarships. The award covers the cost of tuition for a five-day workshop during our Young Artist Week July 11th-15th. Recipients are responsible for paying model fees and material fees.