The Woodlands Arts Council invites graduating high school seniors to apply to win a Student Art Scholarship to continue their education at an accredited college, university or similar institution (such as a school of art or design).Applicants will be evaluated in areas including but not limited to 2D Art, 3D Art, Digital Art, Photography, and Literary Arts and judged on artistic merit as well as their potential to add to the cultural voice of our community.
Eligible Schools – Students residing in the attendance zones for the following public high schools may apply whether they attend the public schools, an accredited private school in the same area or are home schooled in an accredited program:The Woodlands, The Woodlands College Park, Oak Ridge, Grand Oaks, Conroe, Caney Creek, Hauke, Tomball, Magnolia High School. Applicants who attend accredited online schools operated by school districts not listed are eligible only if they reside within the above school district boundaries.
Application and Portfolio - Each applicant will be required to submit an Application and a Statement of Recommendation from a teacher or private instructor in their chosen area of emphasis.The Application and Statement of Recommendation must be received no later than January 31, 2020. An applicant may submit only one application but submitted works may be in more than one type of art. All work must be an original work created solely by the applicant except as specified.
Applications may be screened and applicants may be asked to submit photographs or copies of representational works prior to presentation before juries.
– Literary Arts applicants are subject to a total page limitation described below. Visual arts applicants chosen to proceed will present no fewer than three (3) and no more than seven (7) works, as set forth below, before a jury panel on March 3, 2020 at HARC, 8801 Gosling, 77381. Read more below.