“A true artist is not one who is inspired, but one who inspires others.” - Salvador Dali
Art plays a critical role in the world, yet many artists and writers are overlooked in the workforce. By supporting artists and writers throughout their education, the world benefits from their creativity.
This scholarship seeks to encourage artists and writers to complete their degrees and pursue their creative passions.
To apply for the scholarship, you must be an aspiring writer or artist who has an Associate’s degree and is pursuing a BA or MFA.
As part of applying, please answer each of the four questions below in 300 words or less. You must also share a PDF with some work from your portfolio to be considered for the scholarship.
To apply, answer each of the four questions below in 300 words or less.
The application deadline is Mar 31, 2022. Winners will be announced on Apr 30, 2022.
The scholarship award is $500 per winner.
The winner will be publicly announced on Apr 30, 2022. Prior to the announcement date, we may contact finalists with additional questions about their application. We will work with donors to review all applications according to the scholarship criteria. Winners will be chosen based on the merit of their application.
Award checks will be sent to the financial aid office of the winner's academic institution in their name to be applied to their tuition, and in the name of their institution (depending on the school's requirements). If the award is for a qualified educational non-tuition expense, we will work with the winner directly to distribute the award and make sure it goes towards qualified expenses.
Before we award the scholarship, the winner will be required to confirm their academic enrollment status. Depending on the circumstances, verification of Student ID and/or their most recent transcript will be required.
If you have any questions about this scholarship or the Bold.org platform, just email firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll get back to you as quickly as we can.
Yes. The terms and conditions for this scholarship can be found here.