Elena Johnston Memorial Scholarship

$5,000
1 winner$5,000
Open
Application Deadline
Sep 2, 2024
Winners Announced
Oct 7, 2024
Education Level
Undergraduate, High School
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High school senior or undergraduate student
State:
Maryland
Field of Study:
Arts, creative arts, performing arts, arts education
Education Level:
State:
Field of Study:
High school senior or undergraduate student
Maryland
Arts, creative arts, performing arts, arts education

Elena Johnston was a gifted woman who was an active and beloved member of the Baltimore arts community. She was a prolific artist who poured her creativity into her life as well as her practice. 

This scholarship is a tribute to Elena’s artistic body of work, her laugh-filled spirit, and her thoughtful, generous nature as both a teacher and friend.

This Elena Johnston Memorial Scholarship will support the academic pursuits of a student in Maryland who shares Elena’s passion for the arts.

Any high school senior or undergraduate student in Maryland who is pursuing a degree in arts, performing arts, arts education or the creative arts at an accredited 2 or 4-year program may apply for this scholarship opportunity. Students from Baltimore City and who graduated from Baltimore City Public Schools are strongly encouraged to apply.

To apply, describe an artistic experience, interaction, or exposure you have had in Maryland that has informed, inspired, or influenced your artistic journey, perspective, practice, or craft.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Passion
Published April 26, 2024