2021 SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
Newburyport Art Association provides scholarships to local graduating seniors planning to pursue art, art education, and/or arts management in college. In 2021, the NAA is pleased to offer 7 scholarships totaling over $7,000 in scholarship funds. Scholarships are made possible via the NAA’s Artlink Scholarship Program and with the support of generous individuals and community partners.
Scholarships are available for students at Amesbury, Newburyport, Pentucket, Triton, & Haverhill high schools.
The deadline for 2021 Artlink scholarships is April 15, 2021.
2021 Available Scholarships
Hemphill Family Foundation Scholarship
Laura Coombs Hills Scholarship
Ron Emmerling Scholarship
Ruthanne Arbeit Memorial Scholarship
Sam Sargent Scholarship
Sara Reid Demrow Dent Scholarship
Susan Keller Scholarship
MASS ART SUMMER STUDIOS SCHOLARSHIP FOR RISING JUNIORS AND SENIORS
The NAA, in collaboration with The Hemphill Family Foundation and the Massachusetts College of Art & Design, offers a very special opportunity – an annual residential scholarship for the Summer Studio program at MassArt. This is an intensive four-week program for the young artist who is serious about his or her work. Summer Studios is held online in 2021. Rising high school juniors and seniors attending the Amesbury, Haverhill, Newburyport, Pentucket, Triton, and Timberlane high schools are eligible to apply. Applications are accepted online only. The deadline for 2021 is March 26th.
YOUNG AND BUDDING ARTIST SHOW
Each year, the NAA sponsors a Young & Budding Artists Show. The show is open to students in grade 1 through 12 in all media types. This popular show regularly showcases over 300 pieces with awards being given at each grade level, per media type. A generous award program is been made possible by individual and institutional donors. In 2021, the show will be held in late April/early May. More details coming soon!
NAA artist members support the ArtLink program by offering in school or after school workshops for students of all ages in collaboration with school art faculty.