The Scholastic Art and Writing Awards are being awarded to various talented students. Teens (age 13 and up) are eligible to apply for the different awards that they are offering. Each year, the scholastic scholarships are awarded to recognize artistic students who need financial assistance or reduce their financial burden. Artistic and writing capabilities should be encouraged so that students do not confine their talent and these scholarships are a way to do so.
Promising students with these scholarships, the desire to pursue art and creative writing as a profession is being encouraged. The scholarships will help students realize their true potential from a very young age. Building their careers and connecting with various other artists through the platform will also be a benefit of the scholarships. Students who wish to pursue their higher education in the field of art have got the best chance to apply for these scholarships.
The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is the nation’s longest-running and most prestigious scholarship and recognition program for creative teens. Offered by the non-profit Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, the Awards have promoted the talent of millions of students since 1923 and feature an eminent list of alumni. Annually, the Alliance partners with individuals, foundations, and corporations to offer scholarship opportunities for students in certain categories or attend to particular themes.
Here is a brief description of the scholarships:
|Organization||Alliance for Young Artists and Writers|
|Subjects||Art and Writing|
|Number of Awards||8|
|Nationality||Domestic and International|
|Country||United States of America|
|Application Fees|| $7 per individual
$25 per portfolio
Who May Be Eligible
To be eligible, the candidates must be:
- 13 years and above
- Creative in their artistic and writing abilities
How to Apply
Create an account by registering to the online registration system. Upload your best work after registration and submit the application fee or fee waiver.
Following are the awards being offered:
- Best-in-Grade Award
- Civic Expression Award
- New York Life Award
- One Earth Award
- Portfolio Awards
- The Alliance ACT/SO Journey Awards
- The Herblock Award for Editorial Cartoon
- Ray Bradbury Award for Science Fiction and Fantasy
The application deadline varies from different regions. Interested students are advised to go through the official website for more detailed information.